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AFIRS™ 228S Delivered to L-3 Aviation Recorders on Schedule

CALGARY, Alberta, January 22, 2014 – FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. (TSX-V: FLY) (“FLYHT”) is pleased to announce that all deliverables agreed to in the arrangement announced by FLYHT on May 22, 2012 have been delivered on time and L-3 is anticipating delivery of 12 AFIRS 228S units by the end of January 2014 to end-use customers of the product.

Bill Tempany, president and CEO of FLYHT, stated, “We are very pleased to have made it to this important juncture for this major program. The support and help that L-3 has given the FLYHT team has been greatly appreciated and we look forward to a long and mutually beneficial relationship with L-3. This milestone delivery of AFIRS is the culmination of 15 years of dedicated efforts for many at FLYHT and I want to thank all who have contributed over the years to this landmark delivery of an exciting product.”

The AFIRS 228S program is certified for its Aircraft Communications Addressing and Reporting System (ACARS) capability over Iridium by both SITA and ARINC, as previously announced. The product has all necessary approvals from Iridium.

About FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.

FLYHT provides proprietary technological products and services designed to reduce costs and improve efficiencies in the airline industry. The Company has patented and commercialized three products and associated services currently marketed to airlines, manufacturers and maintenance organizations around the world. Its premier technology, AFIRS™ UpTime™, allows airlines to monitor and manage aircraft operations anywhere, anytime, in real time. If an aircraft encounters an emergency, FLYHT’s triggered data streaming mode, FLYHTStream™, automatically streams vital data, normally secured in the black box, to designated sites on the ground in real time. The Dragon is FLYHT’s latest product, a revolutionary lightweight portable satellite communications device that blends existing FLYHT technology with that of the iPad.

AFIRS, UpTime, the Dragon, FLYHT, FLYHTStream and AeroQ are trademarks of FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.

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FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd.
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VP Finance and CFO
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