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Globalstar Announces Satellite-Based Maritime Vessel Monitoring System
MILPITAS, Calif., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc. (Nasdaq:GSAT), the world's largest provider of mobile satellite voice and data services to businesses, governments and individuals, today announced that Globalstar Panama Corp. and leading Simplex data integrator Blue Oceans Satellite Systems Inc. have launched the Skyhawk M9601, a satellite-based global asset tracking and vessel monitoring system (VMS) solution. Available today, the Skyhawk M9601 utilizes the highly reliable Globalstar Simplex data network for transmission of vessel position, and enables commercial fishing operators to meet government vessel monitoring and tracking requirements in coastal waters to more than 300 miles at sea.
T-3 Energy Services, Inc.
T-3 Energy Services, Inc. Announces Conference Call
HOUSTON, April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- T-3 Energy Services, Inc. (Nasdaq:TTES) announced today that it will hold a conference call to discuss first quarter 2009 results on Friday, May 1, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time. To participate in the live conference call, dial 877-419-6596 (domestic and Canada) or 719-325-4870 (international) at least ten minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call.
Avantair Makes Earth Day 2009 Greener
CLEARWATER, Fla., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avantair Inc. (OTCBB:AAIR), the only publicly traded stand-alone fractional operator and the sole North American provider of fractional shares in the Piaggio Avanti aircraft, announced today that it will celebrate Earth Day 2009 with its annual tradition of offsetting five flight hours of carbon emissions for all new fractional share owners with TerraPass, a leading originator and retailer of carbon credits and carbon offsets. Avantair was the first fractional provider to "go green" by partnering with a carbon offset company, utilizing TerraPass and its Flight TerraPass program to offset aircraft emissions.
ATMI Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results
DANBURY, Conn., April 22, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ATMI, Inc. (Nasdaq:ATMI) today announced that revenues decreased 60% to $37.4 million for the first quarter of 2009, compared with $92.8 million in the first quarter of 2008. Net loss was $18.4 million, including unusual non-cash pretax charges of $11.2 million, compared with net income of $10.4 million a year ago. Loss per diluted share was $0.59, including $0.23 resulting from the unusual charges, compared with earnings of $0.32 per diluted share in the first quarter of 2008.