Crowflight Minerals Inc.
TSX : CML

Crowflight Minerals Inc.

July 09, 2010 13:25 ET

Crowflight Announces Private Placement Financing for Up to $12 Million

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 9, 2010) -

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CROWFLIGHT MINERALS INC. ("Crowflight" or the "Company") (TSX:CML) announces a private placement financing (the "Private Placement") for total gross proceeds of up to CAD$12,000,000. Pursuant to the Private Placement, the Company proposes to issue up to 85,714,285 common shares (the "Common Shares") of the Company at a price of $0.14 (the "Issue Price") per Common Share.

The net proceeds of the financing will be used for capital expenditures at the Bucko Lake Mine and general corporate and working capital purposes.

The private placement is expected to close in tranches commencing on or about July 22, 2010 and remains subject to the receipt of all regulatory approvals, including approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange.

About Crowflight Minerals

Crowflight Minerals Inc. (TSX:CML) is a Canadian junior mining company that owns the Bucko Lake Nickel Mine near Wabowden, Manitoba that recently resumed production. The Company also holds nickel, copper and Platinum Group Mineral (PGM) projects in the Thompson Nickel Belt and Sudbury Basin.

Cautionary Note on Forward-Looking Information

This press release contains forward-looking statements under Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements with respect to the ability of the Company to obtain required financing; proposed use of proceeds, the development potential and timetable of the Company's properties, including the Bucko Lake Project; and the future price of nickel and other minerals. Generally, forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "plans", "expects" or "does not expect", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates" or "does not anticipate", or "believes", or variations of such words and phrases or statements that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved". Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of management as of the date such statements are made. Forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, level of activity, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements, including those risks described in the Company's annual information form that is available under its profile on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Although management of the Company has attempted to identify important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contained in forward-looking statements, there may be other factors that cause results not to be as anticipated, estimated or intended. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, as actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Accordingly, readers should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to sell any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.

Further information is available on the Company's website at www.crowflight.com.

Contact Information

  • Crowflight Minerals
    Mark Trevisiol
    President & CEO
    (416) 861-5893
    or
    Crowflight Minerals
    Heather Colpitts
    Manager, Investor and Public Relations
    (416) 861-5803
    info@crowflight.com