Globalstar Takes Delivery of Final Batch of Second-Generation Satellites for February Launch

Globalstar Takes Delivery of Final Batch of Second-Generation Satellites for
February Launch

Satellites to Fully Restore Industry Leading Commercial Voice and Data

COVINGTON, La., Dec. 10, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar, Inc.
(Nasdaq:GSAT) today announced that all six satellites scheduled for launch in
early February are now at the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. Following the
successful completion of their pre-shipment review at Thales's manufacturing
facility in Rome, the final two satellites arrived at the launch complex on
December 9th.

Once deployed, the six satellites will restore full service to Globalstar's
customers and position the Company as the first mobile satellite service
provider to deploy a second-generation constellation of low-earth-orbit (LEO)
satellites. Combined with the Company's affordable and award-winning suite of
consumer retail SPOT products, Globalstar will be uniquely positioned to offer
the world's most extensive lineup of highly reliable and lowest priced mobile
satellite services to the broadest range of customers around the globe.

"After more than six years of design and development, we are proud to announce
that Globalstar is on the threshold of completing the deployment of our new
constellation. This successful delivery signals the achievement of one of the
last key milestones for our fourth launch and restoration of Globalstar's
industry leading service quality," said Jay Monroe, Chairman and CEO for
Globalstar, Inc.

Two of the six satellites previously delivered to the launch site have already
been fueled and mated to the upper stack of the dispenser of the Soyuz launch
vehicle. With the delivery of the final two satellites, the Company remains on
schedule for a launch in early February.

About Globalstar, Inc.

Globalstar is a leading provider of mobile satellite voice and data services.
Globalstar offers these services to commercial and recreational users in more
than 120 countries around the world. The Company's products include mobile and
fixed satellite telephones, simplex and duplex satellite data modems and
flexible service packages. Many land based and maritime industries benefit
from Globalstar with increased productivity from remote areas beyond cellular
and landline service. Global customer segments include: oil and gas,
government, mining, forestry, commercial fishing, utilities, military,
transportation, heavy construction, emergency preparedness, and business
continuity as well as individual recreational users. Globalstar data solutions
are ideal for various asset and personal tracking, data monitoring and SCADA
applications. Note that all SPOT products described in this or any Globalstar
press release are the products of Spot LLC, which is not affiliated in any
manner with Spot Image of Toulouse, France or Spot Image Corporation of
Chantilly, Virginia. SPOT Connect is a trademark of Spot LLC.

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This press release contains certain statements such as, "Once deployed, the
six satellites will restore full service for Globalstar's customers and
position the Company as the first mobile satellite service provider to deploy
a second-generation constellation of low-earth-orbit (LEO) satellites," that
are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities
Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are based on
current expectations and assumptions that are subject to risks and
uncertainties which may cause actual results to differ materially from the
forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements, such as the statements
regarding our ability to develop and expand our business, our anticipated
capital spending (including for future satellite procurements and launches),
our ability to manage costs, our ability to exploit and respond to
technological innovation, the effects of laws and regulations (including tax
laws and regulations) and legal and regulatory changes, the opportunities for
strategic business combinations and the effects of consolidation in our
industry on us and our competitors, our anticipated future revenues, our
anticipated financial resources, our expectations about the future operational
performance of our satellites (including their projected operational lives),
the expected strength of and growth prospects for our existing customers and
the markets that we serve, commercial acceptance of our new Simplex products,
including our SPOT satellite GPS messenger ^TM products, problems relating to
the ground-based facilities operated by us or by independent gateway
operators, worldwide economic, geopolitical and business conditions and risks
associated with doing business on a global basis and other statements
contained in this release regarding matters that are not historical facts,
involve predictions.

Any forward-looking statements made in this press release speak as of the date
made and are not guarantees of future performance. Actual results or
developments may differ materially from the expectations expressed or implied
in the forward-looking statements, and we undertake no obligation to update
any such statements. Additional information on factors that could influence
our financial results is included in our filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K, Quarterly
Reports on Form 10-Q and Current Reports on Form 8-K.

CONTACT: Globalstar, Inc.
         Dean Hirasawa
         (985) 335-1505

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