MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. Report on Voting Results from the 2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. Report on Voting Results from the 
2013 Annual Meeting of Shareholders 
RICHMOND, BC, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The following matters were voted upon at the 
Annual General Meeting of the Shareholders of MacDonald, Dettwiler and 
Associates Ltd. (TSX: MDA) ("MDA" or the "Corporation") held on May 6, 2013 in 
Richmond, British Columbia. A total of approximately 30,740,928 common 
shares (85.36% of the outstanding common shares) were represented in person or 
by proxy at the meeting. Each of the matters is described in greater detail 
in the 2013 Notice of Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Management Proxy 
Circular dated March28,2013 (the "Circular"). 
1. Election of Directors 
The following seven nominees were elected as Directors of the Corporation to 
serve until the next annual meeting of shareholders of the Corporation, or 
until their successors are elected or appointed, by the following votes: 
Name of           Votes For         Percent       Votes         Percent
Nominee                                          Withheld 
                                                              
Robert L.         30,011,534        97.63%       729,394         2.37%
Phillips 
Daniel E.         30,696,803        99.86%        44,125         0.14%
Friedmann 
Brian C.          30,619,449        99.60%       121,479         0.40%
Bentz 
Thomas S.         30,618,887        99.60%       122,041         0.40%
Chambers 
Dennis H.         30,570,232        99.44%       170,696         0.56%
Chookaszian 
Brian G.          30,561,520        99.42%       179,408         0.58%
Kenning 
Fares F.          30,647,055        99.69%        93,873         0.31%
Salloum 
2. Appointment of Auditors 
KPMG LLP, Chartered Accountants, were appointed as auditors of the 
Corporation, and the directors were authorized to fix their remuneration. 
Votes For       Percent      Votes Withheld      Percent 
                                               
30,353,623      98.74%            387,305         1.26% 
3. Acceptance of the Corporation's Approach to Executive Compensation 
Shareholders voted on an advisory basis to accept the Corporation's approach 
to Executive Compensation as described in the "Compensation Discussion and 
Analysis" section of the Circular, as follows: 
Votes For       Percent      Votes Withheld      Percent 
                                               
29,972,538      97.50%            768,390         2.50% 
About MDA 
MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational 
solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide. 
MDA's business is focused on markets and customers with strong repeat business 
potential. In addition, the Company conducts a significant amount of advanced 
technology development. 
MDA's well-established global customer base is served by more than 4,500 
employees operating from 11 offices located in the United States, Canada, and 
internationally. 
The Company's common shares trade under the symbol TSX:MDA. 
Related Websites: www.mdacorporation.com 
Wendy Keyzer MDA External Relations (604) 231-2743 wendy@mdacorporation.com 
SOURCE: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. 
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