SOURCE: Danaos Corporation

Danaos Corporation

February 11, 2009 16:05 ET

Danaos Corporation Announces Date for the Release of Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2008 Results, Dividend Declaration, Conference Call and Webcast

Earnings Release: Wednesday, March 11, 2009, After the Market Closes in New York; Conference Call: Thursday, March 12, 2009, at 9:00 A.M. EDT

ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwire - February 11, 2009) - Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC) today announced that it will release its results for fourth quarter and full year period ended December 31, 2008 after the close of the market in New York on Wednesday, March 11, 2009.

The declaration of the Company's dividend for the fourth quarter of 2008 will also be announced at that time.

On Thursday, March 12, 2009 at 9:00 A.M. EDT, the Company's management will host a conference call to discuss the results.

Conference Call details:

Participants should dial into the call 10 minutes before the scheduled time using the following numbers: 1 866 819 7111 (US Toll Free Dial In), 0800 953 0329 (UK Toll Free Dial In) or +44 (0)1452 542 301 (Standard International Dial In). Please quote "Danaos" to the operator.

A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available until March 19, 2009 by dialing 1 866 247 4222 (US Toll Free Dial In), 0800 953 1533 (UK Toll Free Dial In) or +44 (0)1452 550 000 (Standard International Dial In). Access Code: 1186615#

Audio webcast:

There will also be a live and then archived webcast of the conference call through the Danaos website (www.danaos.com). Participants to the live webcast should register on the website approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the webcast.

About Danaos Corporation

Danaos Corporation is an international owner of containerships, chartering its vessels to many of the world's largest liner companies. Our current fleet of 39 containerships aggregating 157,427 TEUs ranks Danaos among the largest containership charter owners in the world based on total TEU capacity. Danaos is the largest US listed containership company based on fleet size. Furthermore, the company has a contracted fleet of 30 additional containerships aggregating 226,456 TEU with scheduled deliveries up to 2011. The company's shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "DAC."

Visit our website at www.danaos.com.

Contact Information

  • For further information please contact:

    Dimitri Andritsoyiannis
    Chief Financial Officer
    Danaos Corporation
    Athens, Greece
    Tel: +30 210 419 6481
    E-Mail: cfo@danaos.com

    Iraklis Prokopakis
    Chief Operating Officer
    Danaos Corporation
    Athens, Greece
    Tel. +30 210 419 6400
    E-Mail: coo@danaos.com

    Investor Relations and Financial Media:
    Nicolas Bornozis
    President
    Capital Link, Inc.
    New York
    Tel. 212-661-7566
    E-Mail: nbornozis@capitallink.com