OSI Geospatial Announces Director Departure and New Audit Chair Appointment

OTTAWA, Jan. 18 /CNW Telbec/ - OSI Geospatial Inc. (TSX: OSI) ("OSI") announced today that Donald W. Young has resigned as a member of the Board of Directors and as the Chair of the Audit Committee, effective January 18, 2010.

Mr. Steve M. Barnett, currently an OSI Board member and member of the Audit Committee, will be replacing Mr. Young as Chair of OSI's Audit Committee. Mr. Barnett is President of CDC Inc., and an advisor to senior management of Grayhill Inc., an electronic solutions provider to the aerospace and defence industry. Mr. Barnett is currently a Director, Chair of one Compensation Committee and one Governance Committee, past Chair of an Audit Committee, and current member of the Audit and Compensation Committees of two software and technology companies.

About OSI Geospatial

OSI Geospatial Inc. delivers advanced geospatial systems and software that enable shared real-time situational awareness for military, safety and security applications. Our products and services enable our customers to integrate and visualize live data with any combination of sensor data, imagery, maps and charts. This capability provides our customers with enhanced operational performance, safety and security through shared real-time situational awareness. OSI Geospatial systems and software are in use by military, government, and commercial customers around the world. The company is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. For additional information please visit www.osigeospatial.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements and information which reflect the current view of OSI with respect to future events and financial performance. Any such forward-looking statements are subject to risks and uncertainties and OSI's actual results of operations could differ materially from historical results or current expectations. Additional information on these and other potential factors that could affect OSI's financial results are detailed in disclosure documents filed from time to time with the applicable Canadian securities regulatory authorities.

Copyright (C) 2010 OSI Geospatial Inc. and its affiliated or related companies. ECPINS and COP-IDS are registered trademarks of Offshore Systems Ltd., an OSI Geospatial company. IGEN and C3CORE are registered trademarks of CHI Systems Inc., an OSI Geospatial company. Other company brand, product and service names are for identification purposes only and may be either trademarks, service marks or registered trademarks of their respective owners. Data subject to change without notice.

SOURCE OSI Geospatial Inc.

For further information: For further information: Sandra Oneschuk, Investor Relations, (613) 287-8004 or 1-888-880-9797, (613) 287-0466 (FAX), invest@osigeospatial.com

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