Mobile Satellite Ventures Changes Name to SkyTerra

New Corporate Name Harmonizes Brand with Parent Company SkyTerra Communications Inc.

"Over the course of the past several years we have worked diligently to simplify MSV's ownership structure, resulting in SkyTerra Communications now owning 99.3% of the company," said Alexander H. Good, chairman, CEO and president of SkyTerra. "We are very pleased with this accomplishment and with our singular company name that reflects this simplification."

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