KVH TracVision M1 Brings Satellite TV to Small Boat Owners

KVH TracVision M1 Brings Satellite TV to Small Boat Owners

20% Price Reduction on Small, Powerful Antenna Brings Premium Satellite TV
Within Reach of More Boaters

MIDDLETOWN, R.I., Jan. 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Satellite TV is a luxury
that more boaters can now take to the water thanks toKVH Industries, Inc.
(Nasdaq:KVHI). Long considered an amenity only found on superyachts and cruise
ships, satellite TV is now a benefit every boat owner can add to their
investment, enjoying access to news, sports, weather, and favorite television
shows just like at home, even while the boat is in motion. KVH is making it
simple and affordable to bring satellite TV onboard by significantly reducing
the price of its 12.5 inch TracVision^® M1 marine satellite TV antenna by 20%.

"Having satellite TV onboard means you can spend the weekend on the water
without missing the big game or a new episode of your favorite show. The kids
can stay entertained with cartoons while adults enjoy easy access to weather
reports and news, so everyone is happy," explains Jim George, KVH's director
of sales for satellite products. "The TracVision M1's compact design and
outstanding reliability make it a valuable addition to any boat. Plus, KVH
maintains a nationwide network of factory-certified dealers so installation
and service are easy to find at marinas all over the country. With these
benefits and the new, lower price, we're making it easy to add value to the
investment of boat ownership with an amenity that is simple to install and
offers years of enjoyment."

Weighing just 7.5 lbs., the in-motion TracVision M1 is the world's smallest
and lightest satellite TV system for boats, bringing satellite TV programming
to the water throughout the U.S. and its coastal waters. The system offers
open water tracking and in-motion performance typical of larger antennas while
fitting the sleek exterior design of vessels as small as 20 feet. The
TracVision M1's small size, easy setup, Whisper Drive™ motor technology, and
versatile mounting options allow for convenient installation on nearly any
vessel. The versatile TracVision M1 comes in two configurations to meet
boaters' preferences. The TracVision M1 includes an exclusive, integrated 12V
DIRECTV^® receiver/controller – just add a TV and your DIRECTV service
subscription to bring DIRECTV's standard-definition programming onboard. For
boaters who prefer DISH Network^® or want the freedom to easily switch among
satellite TV service providers, the TracVision M1DX offers outstanding
flexibility with a 12V multiservice interface box/controller that supports
virtually all home receivers from DISH Network and DIRECTV.

For complete details about the TracVision M1 and its attractive new price,
please visit www.kvh.com/m1wave.

Note to Editors: High-definition, press-ready images of KVH's TracVision M1
satellite TV system are available at http://press.kvh.com for download and
editorial use.

About KVH Industries, Inc.

KVH Industries, Inc. is a leading provider of in-motion satellite TV and
communications systems, having designed, manufactured, and sold more than
150,000 mobile satellite antennas for applications on vessels, vehicles, and
aircraft. Winner of 38 National Marine Electronics Association Industry
Awards, the prestigious General Motors Innovative Design Award, 2 CES
Innovation Awards, the DAME Award in the Marine Electronics category, and a
finalist for the Automotive News PACE Award, KVH's mission is to connect
mobile customers with the same digital television entertainment,
communications, and Internet services that they enjoy in their home and
offices. The company is based in Middletown, RI, with facilities in Illinois,
Denmark, Norway, Singapore, and Japan.

This press release may contain certain forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties. Forward-looking statements include, for example, the
functionality, characteristics, quality, and performance of KVH's products and
technology, as well as customer demand, preferences, requirements and
expectations. The actual results could differ materially. Factors that might
cause such differences include, amongst others, KVH's dependence on the
availability of third-party satellites and services to support TV broadcasts
to mobile antennas; unforeseen changes in competing technologies and products;
and worldwide economic variances. These and other risk factors are discussed
in more detail in KVH's most recent Form 10-Q filed with the SEC. KVH does not
assume any obligation to update its forward-looking statements to reflect new
information or developments.

KVH, TracVision, and WhisperDrive are trademarks of KVH Industries, Inc. All
other trademarks are the property of their respective companies.

CONTACT: Nicole Mongillo
         KVH Industries, Inc.

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