Star Navigation Announces Additional Sales to ASSL and Skylink



    TORONTO, April 28 /CNW/ - Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. (TSX-V: SNA)
("Star" or the "Company"), a leading edge technology company focused on
providing Aerospace Solutions to assist aviation operators worldwide, is
pleased to announce that Aircraft Sales and Service Ltd. ("ASSL") of Pakistan
(www.asslpk.com) has purchased two additional ISMS(TM) LITE Flight Tracking
and Communication technology units from Star. The units will be installed on
its fixed wing, Fokker F27Mk500 and Beech 1900D aircraft. This brings the
total ASSL order to 4. Revenue to Star for the 4 units is approximately USD
70,000, plus tracking and airtime charges of approximately USD 20,000 per
annum, based on current usage.
    ASSL is a local charter service that has been providing commuter services
to clients such as British Gas, BHP Billiton Australia, Government of Pakistan
(VIP Flight), Tethyan Copper Company Ltd., and Schlumberger Pakistan amongst
others, since 1979. ASSL operates in the Western parts of Pakistan near the
Afghan border.
    Yusuf E.H. Jaffer, CEO of ASSL said,
    "The service provided by your personnel on the ground here in Karachi is
second to none and we would not hesitate to recommend the ISMS(TM) Lite System
wholeheartedly. Once again, thanks for the safety and security that your
system provides to us and to our customers."
    In addition, SkyLink Aviation Inc. (www.skylinkaviation.com) has
purchased a further ISMS(TM) LITE Flight Tracking and Communication technology
unit for one of its fixed wing aircraft. This brings the total SkyLink order
to 29, of which 27 are installed and operational. (See press release January
22, 2009).
    Based on Star's patented ISMS(TM) system, ISMS(TM) LITE provides Flight
Tracking, Asset Management, Two-way Data/Voice Communications, and Backup
Emergency SOS/Distress Capabilities.

    About Star Navigation:

    Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. (www.star-navigation.com) owns the
exclusive worldwide license to its proprietary, patented In-flight Safety
Monitoring System, 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.

    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.

    
    Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
    that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
    responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the content of this
    release.
    

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For further information:

For further information: Please visit www.star-navigation.com or Viraf
Kapadia, CEO, (416) 252-2889, viraf.kapadia@star-navigation.com; AGORACOM
Investor Relations, IR HUB, http://www.agoracom.com/ir/StarNavigation, E-mail
all questions and correspondence SNA@agoracom.com,
http://www.agoracom.com/ir/StarNavigation

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