Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd.

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd.

October 13, 2015 10:46 ET

Star Navigation Represented at Global Air Traffic Control Conference

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 13, 2015) - Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:SNA)(OTCBB:SNAVF) ("Star" or the "Company"), is pleased to advise that on 4-8 October 2015, the worldwide air traffic management ("ATM") industry gathered in Dubai, UAE for the ATC Global Exhibition & Conference, with attendees from 115 countries, including Director General's of Civil Aviation from each continent and key industry influencers.

The yearly international event addressed current and future air traffic control challenges and developments, including the need for real-time tracking. It allowed for a unique networking opportunity for air navigation service providers, airports, aircraft operators, regulators and ATM suppliers.

Star's Chinese partner, Chengdu Spaceon Technology Co., Ltd., ("Spaceon") exhibited and promoted the STAR-TTT, a joint product developed by Star and Spaceon, at the Chinese CETC pavilion. STAR-TTT, which includes on-board equipment and an airborne satellite communication terminal, will provide, at low cost:

Voice communication (Talk),

Data transfer (Text) and

Tracking (Track) capabilities.

It complies today with expected ICAO, IATA and ITU recommendations for real time tracking of aircraft in the future.

The STAR-TTT on-board unit has been developed, and is in the process of being certified in Canada in cooperation with Spaceon in China and will address the worldwide market. Full certification is expected by year end.

In this joint product, Star is responsible for the flight data analysis software, while Spaceon is responsible for designing hardware, part of the software development and adaption to local requirements in China.

Guangming Daily, ( an influential Chinese newspaper in the fields of science and technology, education and culture, which has a large number of readers and enjoys high prestige in the state agencies, universities and schools, the armed forces and the intellectual circles, reported on both the ATC Conference and on Star's flagship product, the STAR-A.D.S.™ System. Next year, the ATC Global Exhibition & Conference will gather the worldwide industry in Beijing (China).

About Star Navigation:

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. owns the exclusive worldwide license to its proprietary, patented In-flight Safety Monitoring System, STAR-ISMS®, the heart of the STAR-A.D.S.™ System. It is the first system in the world to feature in-flight data-analysis, monitoring and diagnostics with a real-time connection between aircraft and ground. Its real-time capability of tracking performance trends and predicting incident-occurrence enhances aviation safety and improves fleet management while reducing costs for the operator.

Star's MMI Division designs and manufactures high performance, mission critical, flight deck flat panel displays for defence and commercial aviation industries worldwide.

Certain statements contained in this News Release constitute forward-looking statements. When used in this document, the words "may", "would", "could", "will" and similar expressions, as they relate to Star or its management are intended to identify forward-looking statements. Such statements reflect Star's current views with respect to future events and are subject to certain risks, uncertainties and assumptions. Many factors could cause Star's actual performance or achievements to vary from those described herein. Should one or more of these factors or uncertainties materialize, or should assumptions underlying forward-looking statements prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described herein as intended, planned, anticipated, believed, estimated or expected. Star does not assume any obligation to update these forward-looking statements, except as required by law.

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