SOURCE: Sanswire

September 01, 2009 10:34 ET

Sanswire Corp. to Attend the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Day on Capitol Hill

September 16, 2009, Washington, D.C.

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - September 1, 2009) - Sanswire Corp. (OTCBB: SNSR) (www.sanswire.com), a company that develops and produces lighter-than-air Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) designed to provide persistent surveillance for extended durations at mid and high altitudes, will attend the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) Day on Capitol Hill on September 16, 2009. The event will be held in the Rayburn Office Building Foyer.

The Day on Capitol Hill will include meetings with members of Congress as well as unmanned systems hardware exhibits and networking opportunities. At the event, Sanswire will have the opportunity to visit with elected officials about issues of national and international importance in efforts to raise awareness about unmanned systems. The company's involvement in this event follows CEO of Sanswire, Captain David A. Christian's, recent speech at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Convention. Captain Christian will also be presenting at the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) East Conference on October 1, 2009.

"We look forward to continuing our discussion with members of Congress on Sanswire's UAV platforms during this important industry event," said Captain Christian. "These conferences afford us tremendous exposure to congressional audiences where we can meet with key decision makers and leaders in the UAV industry. We are honored to be involved in AUVSI's Day on Capitol Hill and look forward to this and future occasions where we can discuss the importance of UAVs."

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About AUVSI

With over 1,400 member companies and organizations from 50 countries, the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI, http://www.auvsi.org/) is the world's largest non-profit organization devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems community. AUVSI, with members from government organizations, industry and academia, is committed to fostering, developing, and promoting unmanned systems and related technologies.

By providing opportunities for information exchange, networking and business development, AUVSI forums are the best resource for simply learning about unmanned systems or for staying abreast of the latest program and technology updates.

About Sanswire Corp.

Sanswire Corp. (OTCBB: SNSR) develops and provides an integrated suite of aerospace communications products and services, leveraging its relationships with leaders in UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) technologies. Sanswire Corp. is focused on the design and construction of various aerial vehicles, capable of carrying payloads that provide persistent surveillance and security solutions at various altitudes. For more information, visit www.sanswire.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

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