VANCOUVER, Jan. 10 /CNW/ - CROWFLIGHT MINERALS INC. ("Crowflight" or the "Company") (TSX: CML) today announced that Dumas Contracting Ltd. ("Dumas"), the former mining contractor of the Company, has filed a statement of claim for the amount of $7,128,383.01 against Crowflight. Dumas has also placed a lien on the Company's Bucko mine. The Company will defend the claim because significant amount of the claim is in dispute. While pending a judicial resolution or settlement of the matter, all of the amounts claimed have been or will be accrued and disclosed on the Company's financial statements. Crowflight is currently seeking additional financing in order bring all valid payables current. The outcome of the lawsuit is not currently determinable.

About Crowflight Minerals Inc.

Crowflight Minerals Inc. (TSX: CML) is a Canadian junior mining company that owns and operates the Bucko Lake Nickel Mine near Wabowden, Manitoba. The Company also holds nickel, copper and Platinum Group Mineral (PGM) projects in the Thompson Nickel Belt and Sudbury Basin.

Cautionary Note on Forward-Looking Information

This press release contains forward-looking statements under Canadian securities legislation. Forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements with respect to the outcome of litigation and seeking additional financing and its likelihood of success. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking statements, except in accordance with applicable securities laws.


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Available on the Company's website atwww.crowflight.comor contact:

Derek Liu
CFO and Corporate Secretary  
Tel:778-372-1806  Fax:604-254-8863  

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