MDA to provide international ground station for WorldView satellite program

MDA to provide international ground station for WorldView satellite program 
RICHMOND, BC, July 22, 2013 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. 
("MDA" or the "Company" (TSX: MDA), a global communications and information 
company, announced today it has been awarded a contract by DigitalGlobe to 
provide a new international Direct Access Facility ground station for an 
unspecified customer to task, collect and process imagery from the WorldView-1 
and WorldView-2 satellites. This contract is another international Direct 
Access Facility customer ground station order that MDA has received from 
DigitalGlobe and it supports continued growth of the Direct Access Program 
line of business. 
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  
Forward-Looking Statements 
This release contains forward-looking statements and information, which 
reflect the current view of MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or 
the "Company") with respect to future events and financial performance. The 
forward-looking statements in this regard include statements regarding the 
award of a contract. Any such forward-looking statements are based on MDA's 
current expectations, estimates, projections and assumptions in light of its 
experience and its perception of historical trends. The factors and 
assumptions underlying the forward-looking statements in this release include 
contracts not being terminated. Any such forward-looking statements are 
subject to a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results 
to differ materially from current expectations. MDA cautions readers that 
should certain risks or uncertainties materialize, or should underlying 
assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary significantly from those 
expected. The risks that could cause actual results to differ from current 
expectations include, but are not limited to: failure of third parties and 
subcontractors; partial or complete failure of a satellite or related 
subsystems; failure of systems to meet performance requirements; and failure 
to anticipate changes in technology, technical standards and offerings or 
compliance with the requisite standards. 
For additional information with respect to certain of these risks or factors, 
plus additional risks or factors, reference should be made to the Company's 
continuous disclosure materials filed from time to time with Canadian 
securities regulatory authorities, which are available online under the 
Company's profile at www.sedar.com or on the Company's website at 
www.mdacorporation.com. 
The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the form or 
content of this release.
 

SOURCE  MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. 
CONTACT: Wendy Keyzer MDA External Relations (604) 231-2743 
wendy@mdacorporation.com 
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CO: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.
ST: British Columbia
NI: ARO SOF  
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