VANCOUVER, April 3 /CNW/ - Los Andes Copper Ltd. (TSX Venture Exchange:
LA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Roger Moss as President and
a Director of the company.
Dr. Moss is a professional geologist with fourteen years international
experience in the mineral exploration industry, including seven years in
senior management positions at Amerigo Resources Ltd. and Nikos Explorations
Ltd. Dr. Moss was instrumental in the discovery of the Navachab gold deposit
in Namibia which, after 12 years of operation, still contains reserves and
resources of 3.7 million oz gold. He has conducted extensive research on
hydrothermal ore deposits, culminating with a Ph.D. in geology at the
University of Toronto in 2000.
Los Andes Copper Ltd. has an interest in the Vizcachitas Property located
in the province of San Felipe, Region V, Chile, an area of low elevation with
excellent infrastructure, including water and power, and with an indicated
resource of 144 million tonnes grading 0.53% copper and 0.015% molybdenum and
an inferred resource of 211 million tonnes grading 0.46% copper and 0.016%
molybdenum, at a 0.40% copper cut-off, as detailed in the NI43-101 compliant
technical report of A.C.A. Howe International Limited dated June 29, 2006.
The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
For further information:
For further information: Michael Kuta, Corporate Secretary and Director,
Tel: (604) 697-6201