Gilat to Present Key Developments and Advancements in Satellite Communications at Satellite 2013

Gilat to Present Key Developments and Advancements in Satellite Communications
at Satellite 2013

PETAH TIKVA, Israel, March 6, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Gilat Satellite
Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq:GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking
technology, solutions and services, will present at Satellite 2013, taking
place March 18 – 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.

Gilat key executives will be joined by thousands of communications
professionals in the satellite community looking to explore next generation
products and technologies on the exhibit floor and during the following
sessions:

Monday, March 18

  *CEO Roundtable - Settling in to New Market Realities with Erez Antebi, CEO
    Gilat Satellite Networks in room 207A at 10:30am

Tuesday, March 19

  *What's Next for the MSS Industry in an Era of Mergers and Consolidation?
    with Moshe (Chico) Tamir, VP, Defense and Homeland Security, Gilat
    Satellite Networks in room 140 at 4:30pm
  *The New Requirements for Growth in Satellite Services with Glenn Katz, CEO
    Spacenet in room 207B at 4:30pm

Wednesday, March 20

  *Mobile DSNG: Technology Enablers and Market Potential with Ilan Kaplan,
    Head of SOTM Line of Business, Gilat Satellite Networks in room 209AB at
    1:45pm
  *BRIC: Four Passports, Four Successes with Doron Elinav, VP Strategic
    Accounts, Gilat Satellite Networks in room 207B at 3:15pm

Location: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC

Gilat's Booth: #6057

To set a meeting with a Gilat executive please contact us here:
http://www.gilat.com/satellite-2013-conference-and-exhibition

About Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd.

Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd (Nasdaq:GILT) (TASE:GILT) is a leading provider
of products and services for satellite-based broadband communications. Gilat
develops and markets a wide range of high-performance satellite ground segment
equipment and VSATs, with an increasing focus on the consumer and Ka-band
market. In addition, Gilat enables mobile SOTM (Satellite-on-the-Move)
solutions providing low-profile antennas, next generation solid-state power
amplifiers and modems. Gilat also provides managed network and satellite-based
services for rural telephony and Internet access via its subsidiaries in the
United States, Peru and Colombia.

With over 25 years of experience, and over a million products shipped to more
than 85 countries, Gilat has provided enterprises, service providers and
operators with efficient and reliable satellite-based connectivity solutions,
including cellular backhaul, banking, retail, e-government and rural
communication networks. Gilat also enables leading defense, public security
and news organizations to implement advanced, on-the-move tactical
communications on board their land, air and sea fleets using Gilat's
high-performance SOTM solutions. For more information, please visit us at
www.gilat.com

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Certain statements made herein that are not historical are forward-looking
within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
The words "estimate", "project", "intend", "expect", "believe" and similar
expressions are intended to identify forward-looking statements. These
forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties.
Many factors could cause the actual results, performance or achievements of
Gilat to be materially different from any future results, performance or
achievements that may be expressed or implied by such forward-looking
statements, including, among others, changes in general economic and business
conditions, inability to maintain market acceptance to Gilat's products,
inability to timely develop and introduce new technologies, products and
applications, rapid changes in the market for Gilat's products, loss of market
share and pressure on prices resulting from competition, introduction of
competing products by other companies, inability to manage growth and
expansion, loss of key OEM partners, inability to attract and retain qualified
personnel, inability to protect the Company's proprietary technology and risks
associated with Gilat's international operations and its location in Israel.
For additional information regarding these and other risks and uncertainties
associated with Gilat's business, reference is made to Gilat's reports filed
from time to time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

CONTACT: David Leichner
         Gilat Satellite Networks, LTD.
         +1 516 478 9697
         davidle@gilat.com

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