C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

May 13, 2008 09:30 ET

C-COM Antennas Delivered to the State of Missouri

Orbital Data Net a C-COM Value Added Reseller ships a number of iNetVu Antenna Systems to the State of Missouri for Public Safety and Emergency Response

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 13, 2008) - C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CMI) the leading global provider of mobile auto-deploying satellite antenna systems announced today that a number of its iNetVu Mobile antenna system have been deployed by the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

The iNetVu mobile antenna systems were sold to MoDOT by Orbital Data Net (ODN) a Columbia, MO based satellite systems integrator and a C-COM value added reseller.

"We are very pleased to be able to add the State of Missouri to our long list of world wide emergency management system users. The ODN supplied solution will provide the MoDOT with a reliable satellite based emergency response communication system capable of delivering Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and Radio over Internet Protocol (RoIP) services as well as interoperability between various emergency management groups" said Leslie Klein, President and CEO of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

ODN CEO Greg Heifner added, "The advanced emergency communications network solutions we have developed provide numerous benefits to Missouri Agencies, including an easy to deploy, versatile, and transportable solution using the C-COM iNetVu technology. These mobile solutions are critical for public safety measures, providing a high reliability communications system in the case of a crisis or disaster. Dependability is a given when attempting to restore communications after a disaster and the iNetVu systems have made this possible".

About C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems, Inc. is a leader in the development and deployment of commercial grade mobile satellite-based technology for the delivery of two-way high-speed Internet, VoIP and Video services into vehicles. C-COM has developed a unique proprietary Mobile auto-deploying (iNetVu™) antenna that allows the delivery of high-speed satellite based Internet services into vehicles while stationary virtually anywhere where one can drive. The iNetVu Mobile antenna has also been adapted to be deployable from transportable platforms. The company's satellite-based products and services deliver high-quality, cost-effective solutions for both fixed and mobile applications throughout the world. More information is available at: www.c-comsat.com

iNetVu™ is a registered trademark of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

About Orbital Data Net

With decades of experience in the satellite industry, Orbital Data Net, formerly Heifner Communications is a leading provider of fixed and mobile emergency satellite communication systems. Having developed their own nationwide satellite based P25 communications infrastructure, Orbital Data Net is now providing interoperable communication solutions to mission critical organizations across America.

Orbital Data Net can be contacted at (573) 445-8101 or visit http://www.orbitaldata.net/.

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