Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2013 First Quarter Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast

Diana Containerships Inc. Announces the Date for the 2013 First Quarter
Financial Results, Conference Call and Webcast

ATHENS, Greece, April 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diana Containerships Inc.
(Nasdaq:DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating
containerships, today announced that its financial results for the first
quarter ended March 31, 2013 are scheduled to be released before the opening
of the U.S. financial markets on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.

The Company's management will conduct a conference call and simultaneous
Internet webcast to review these results at 9:00 A.M. (Eastern Time) on
Tuesday, May 21, 2013.

Investors may access the webcast by visiting the Company's website at
www.dcontainerships.com,and clicking on the webcast link. The conference call
also may be accessed by telephone by dialing 1-877-407-8029 (for U.S.-based
callers) or 1-201-689-8029 (for international callers), and asking the
operator for the Diana Containerships Inc. conference call.

A replay of the webcast will be available soon after the completion of the
call and will be accessible for 30 days on www.dcontainerships.com.A
telephone replay also will be available for 30 days by dialing 1-877-660-6853
(for U.S.-based callers) or 1-201-612-7415 (for international callers), and
providing the Replay ID number 412821.

About the Company

Diana Containerships Inc. is a Marshall Islands corporation founded in 2010 to
own and operate containerships and pursue containership acquisition
opportunities. Diana Containerships Inc. intends to continue to capitalize on
investment opportunities by purchasing additional containerships in the
secondhand market, from other companies, shipyards and lending institutions,
and may also enter into new building contracts with shipyards for new
containerships.

CONTACT: Corporate Contact:
         Ioannis Zafirakis
         Director, Chief Operating Officer and Secretary
         Telephone: +30-216-600-2400
         Email: izafirakis@dcontainerships.com
         Website: www.dcontainerships.com
        
         Investor and Media Relations:
         Edward Nebb
         Comm-Counsellors, LLC
         Telephone: + 1-203-972-8350
         Email: enebb@optonline.net
 
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