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Globalstar Applauds the President's Actions Today to Expand America's Leadership in Wireless Innovation



Globalstar Applauds the President's Actions Today to Expand America's
Leadership in Wireless Innovation

President Strongly Encourages the FCC to Expedite the Repurposing of Spectrum
and Otherwise Enable Innovative and Flexible Commercial Uses of Spectrum

COVINGTON, La., June 14, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Globalstar Inc., a leading
provider of mobile satellite voice and data services, today expressed its
support for the President's renewed effort to accelerate the use of additional
spectrum for innovative mobile broadband applications.

"Globalstar greatly appreciates the President's actions today to highlight the
need to free up additional spectrum for mobile broadband services. To further
the President's goals, we encourage the Federal Communications Commission to
move forward with Globalstar's proposal to utilize its licensed satellite
spectrum including to provide an innovative Terrestrial Low Power Service
(TLPS) that holds the promise of substantially alleviating existing Wi-Fi
congestion currently being experienced around the country," said L. Barbee
Ponder, General Counsel & Vice President of Regulatory Affairs for
Globalstar. "As our recently announced test results demonstrate, Globalstar's
TLPS establishes usable broadband connections that are a multiple of the
distance and speed currently available from public Wi-Fi, without impacting
existing Wi-Fi services operating in adjacent channels."

Today, the President sent a Memorandum to the heads of his executive
departments and agencies calling for swift action in order to expand America's
leadership in the field of wireless innovation and encourage further
development of cutting-edge wireless technologies, applications and
services. One of the President's specific requests is for the FCC to expedite
the repurposing of spectrum to enable innovative and flexible commercial uses
of spectrum. The President urged the FCC to promote new deployments by
"identifying spectrum allocated for nonfederal uses that can be made available
for licensed and unlicensed wireless broadband services and devices, and other
innovative and flexible uses of spectrum, while fairly accommodating the
rights and reasonable expectations of incumbent users."

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.

For more information regarding Globalstar, please visit Globalstar's web site
at www.globalstar.com

Safe Harbor Language for Globalstar Releases

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.
         Brad Grantham
         Public Relations Account Supervisor
         225.215.4483
         granthamb@peteramayer.com

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