ATHENS, GREECE--(Marketwire - Aug 30, 2012) -  Danaos Corporation (NYSE: DAC), a leading international owner of containerships, announced today that Mr. Evangelos Chatzis, the Company's Chief Financial Officer, will be participating at the Jefferies 2012 Global Shipping Conference on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. ET. The conference will be held in New York City.

The presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet and can be accessed at

In addition, the accompanying slide presentation and webcast will be available at the Company's website at under "Presentations" in the Investor Relations section. The webcast replay of the presentation will be available for 90 days.

About Danaos Corporation
Danaos Corporation is an international owner of containerships, chartering its vessels to many of the world's largest liner companies. Our current fleet of 64 containerships aggregating 363,049 TEUs ranks Danaos among the largest containership charter owners in the world based on total TEU capacity. Danaos is one of the largest US listed containership companies based on fleet size. The Company's shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "DAC."

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Company Contact:

Evangelos Chatzis
Chief Financial Officer
Danaos Corporation
Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30 210 419 6480

Iraklis Prokopakis
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Danaos Corporation
Athens, Greece
Tel.: +30 210 419 6400

Investor Relations and Financial Media
Nicolas Bornozis
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New York
Tel. 212-661-7566