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

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

ATHENS, Greece, Oct. 17, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Diana Containerships Inc.
(Nasdaq:DCIX), a global shipping company specializing inthe ownership
ofcontainerships, today announced that its financial results for thethird
quarter ended September 30, 2013 are scheduled to be released before the
opening of the U.S. financial markets on Thursday, November 14, 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
Thursday, November 14, 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 422644.

About the Company

Diana Containerships Inc. is a Marshall Islands corporation founded in 2010 to
own 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 newbuilding 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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