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OnStar Selects Airbiquity's Network Software

January 17, 2003

Airbiquity announced that it is teaming up with OnStar to facilitate delivery of itsin-vehicle safety, security and information services. Airbiquity's aqLink(TM) software will be installed beginning thisyear on vehicles equipped with the OnStar telematics system. TheaqLink software will enhance OnStar's ability to transmit data overmost wireless air interfaces. OnStar subscribers have access to avariety of real-time location based services, including automaticnotification of air bag deployment, stolen vehicle location, remotedoor unlock, emergency services, roadside assistance, remotediagnostics, route support and concierge services. "For both business and pleasure, Americans are spending more andmore time on the road. This relationship will help OnStar meet thegrowing consumer demand for telematics services while making driving asafer and more enjoyable experience," said Dan Allen, president andchief executive of Airbiquity. "The fact that Airbiquity's aqLinktechnology operates with virtually all wireless networks opens up newopportunities for OnStar." OnStar services are standard or available as an extra feature on awide variety of vehicles from Acura, Audi, Isuzu, Lexus (viaLexusLink), Subaru and General Motors, which includes Buick, Cadillac,Chevrolet, GMC, Oldsmobile, Pontiac, Saab and Saturn. About Airbiquity Airbiquity(TM) (www.airbiquity.com) is the location technologycompany that delivers global positioning system (GPS) data to anywireless network worldwide. The company's patented aqLink(TM) softwareenables wireless carriers, automobile manufacturers, commercial callcenters and Internet portals to offer their subscribers location-basedservices that enhance productivity, manage assets and deliverpersonalized content.
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