SOURCE: Northstar Electronics, Inc.

NorthStar Electronics, Inc.

October 16, 2009 12:45 ET

Northstar (NEIK) Welcomes New Affiliate

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - October 16, 2009) - Northstar Electronics, Inc. (OTCBB: NEIK) announces its subsidiary, Northstar Network Ltd. (NNL), has added its first Western Canada affiliate, Precision Metalcraft, Inc. (Precision) to its important affiliate program. At the request of large prime, aerospace and defense contractors having Canadian Industrial Regional Benefits (IRB) commitments, NNL moved to expand its network with Precision in Winnipeg, MB to support offsetting regional IRB commitments for the Western Canada area.

Northstar's wholly-owned subsidiary has a group of some 25+ companies in Eastern Canada working together to bid defense and aerospace contracts with IRB commitments. Howard Nash, NNL President made the announcement noting, "Precision is proving to be a valuable partner to us on the recently announced Frigate Upgrade Program and we look forward to building on that relationship."

On signing the agreement, Mike Mizak, Precision's Vice President, Sales & Marketing, said, "I'm looking forward to adding our resources to bid contracts. The combination of our quality and competitive pricing with NNL's system integration, engineering and marketing experience will be a strong force in the industry."

NNL's CEO, Terry McLeod, stated, "There are numerous other defense programs where prime contractors have expressed interest in having us integrate east and west coast IRBs into our bids, and we look forward to working with Precision to fulfill that obligation. This is another step in expanding our company to attract additional customers in the aeronautics and defense industries."

For further information contact Rich Kaiser, Investor Relations,, #800-631-8127 and/or Ms. Beverly Jedynak, Martin Janis & Co, Inc.,, (312) 943-1000 Ext. 12.

About Northstar Electronics, Inc.

Northstar Electronics, through its subsidiaries, Northstar Technical Inc. and Northstar Network Ltd. provides electronics products to the marine industry and provides engineering, prototyping and production services to the defense and Homeland Security industries.

About Precision Metalcraft

Since 1987, Precision Metalcraft, Inc. is a high-quality, sheet metal contact manufacturer servicing the metal crafting needs of of its diverse markets -- Defense and Security, Medical, Telecommunications, Food industry, Audio/Visual equipment and other markets that require difficult, high-quality, sheet metal fabrication.

Safe Harbor: Included in this release are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act 1993, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act 1934, as amended, and is subject to safe harbor created by those sections. Although Company believes such expectations reflected in forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that expectations reflected in forward-looking statements will prove correct.

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