C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

June 16, 2009 09:30 ET

C-COM Ships Multiple System Orders to China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SINOPEC)

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 16, 2009) - C-COM Satellite Systems Inc. (TSX VENTURE:CMI) has delivered a number of iNetVu Mobile Flyaway Systems to China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SINOPEC) through one of its resellers, China Blue Satellite Communications Technology Co (BSC).

The iNetVu Flyaway antenna systems which can be easily transported and can be set up in a few minutes without any tools were delivered to China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation for use in emergency communications. The units will be used to establish instant communication over satellite in such emergency situations as a pipeline leakage, gas explosion or Hazardous Material Handling incidents.

"We are very pleased to have such a respected corporation as SINOPEC select the iNetVu Flyaway antenna system for their emergency communications requirements. We look forward to working with our reseller, China Blue Satellite, to provide SINOPEC with additional iNetVu systems to meet their mobile communication equipment requirements," said Leslie Klein, President and CEO of C-COM Satellite Systems Inc.

"Having an easily transportable and simple to assemble iNetVu Flyaway emergency satellite communications unit has completely changed the way we handle emergency incidents. The Flyaway unit makes it possible to setup a satellite link within minutes and gives us the capability to coordinate any emergency situation with multiple departments and government agencies. The video, data and voice capacity of this system allows all decision makers to collaborate instantaneously and provides them with precise, clear and comprehensive information about the developing emergency situation and allows them to respond accordingly." said Mr. Zy Xu, Director of Information Division, SINOPEC.

"The iNetVu Flyaway antenna systems deliver amazing performance. They are easy to use, have proven to be very reliable and have exceeded all of our customer's expectations. They provide our customers with almost instant communications and make it possible to deliver life saving information in emergency situations" said Feng Lan, BSC's President.

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 Beijing Blue Satellite Communications Technology Co.

Beijing Blue Satellite Communication Technology Company Limited ("BSC") is a leading satellite system integrator and satellite professional and technical services company in China. It's nationwide service and sales network covers the entire territory of China, with special focus on E-government, military SATCOM, Oil and Gas exploration and E-Health. The company can deliver network related services from network design, software development to network commissioning. In 2008, it has deployed over 10,000 VSAT stations across China. For more information, please visit www.chinabsc.com

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