Amadeusz Juskowiak

Whittaker corp wkr 1st qtr jan 31 net

Oper shr 17 cts vs 25 cts

Qtly div 15 cts vs 15 cts prior

Oper net 1522000 vs 3501000

Sales 980 mln vs 863 mln

NOTE Prior year net excludes loss from discontinued operations of 1817000 dlrs

Company said common shares outstanding down significantly to 7814000 reflecting retirement of about 5200000 shares since start of restructurining in August 1986

Dividend pay April 30 record April 16

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