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Craig Wireless Increases Ownership In Woosh Wireless Holdings Limited

Monday, September 24, 2012

Craig Wireless Increases Ownership In Woosh Wireless Holdings Limited19:46 EDT Monday, September 24, 2012RANCHO MIRAGE, CA, Sept. 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. ("Craig Wireless" or the "Company") (TSX: CWG) announces today it has increased its 51% interest in Woosh Wireless Holdings Limited ("WWHL"), the parent company of Woosh Wireless (NZ) Limited ("Woosh"), to 75% pursuant to the acquisition of additional equity of WWHL from treasury."We are pleased to have increased our equity stake in Woosh Wireless Holdings Limited as we continue to support and develop our business presence in New Zealand," said T. Boyd Craig, the Chief Executive Officer of Craig Wireless.About Craig Wireless Systems Ltd.Craig Wireless and its affiliates (collectively, the "CWS Group") offer a broad range of telecommunications services, including, broadband internet access, business connectivity solutions, hosting, security and telecommunications solutions. Through certain members of the CWS Group, Craig Wireless holds or leases licenses for spectrum in the 2.3 GHz, 2.5 GHz, 2.6 GHz or 3.5 GHz bands in Riverside County in Southern California, United States, New Zealand and in Greece. The CWS Group also has spectrum interests in Norway. Spectrum in these ranges is effective for delivery of point-to-multipoint signals, possesses robust bandwidth capability and supports emerging 4G-based services and applications, including portable and mobile applications.The Toronto Stock Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.Notice on forward-looking statementsThis release includes forward-looking statements regarding Craig Wireless and its business. Such statements are based on management's current expectations. The forward looking events and circumstances discussed in this release may not occur and actual results could differ materially as a result of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting Craig Wireless and its business. Not to limit the generality of the foregoing, the forward-looking information set forth in this news release is subject to various risks and other factors including the following: the risks of conducting business in a foreign country, and currency fluctuations. No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. Forward-looking statements speak  only as of the date  on which they are made and Craig Wireless does not undertake any obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.SOURCE: Craig Wireless Systems Ltd.For further information: Boyd Craig, Chief Executive Officer, Craig Wireless Systems Ltd., email:  craiginfo@craigwireless.com.