fSONA and Lunasat to Exhibit Free Space Optics at IDEX and Cabsat 2009

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IDEX, 22-26 February 2009 Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
Cabsat, 3-5 March in Dubai, is the Middle East's Leading Electronic Media & Satellite Communications Event

Vancouver, Canada - February 18, 2009 - fSONA Systems, a leading provider of free space optical wireless systems, and Lunasat, a systems integrator and service provider based in Lebanon, today jointly announced that they will be exhibiting at IDEX 2009 taking place 22-26 February at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Stand: OD001) and CABSAT 2009 taking place 3–5 March 2009 the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (Stand: C3-11).

Lunasat is a certified fSONA partner serving the MEA region. Lunasat's track record can be best proven by their achievements in Iraq where under the most extreme conditions their teams were able to install and commission over 2000 VSATs providing the area with satellite coverage, maintenance and support from their NOCs. Additionally, Lunasat has alliances with many of the key GSM entities in the MEA region.

Optical wireless, also known as free-space optics (FSO) is an advanced technology for wireless communications that is unlicensed all over the world. Optical wireless avoids the cost of digging to lay fiber or licensing for radio frequencies, is immune to interference and is highly secure.

About Lunasat:
Lunasat delivers complete telecommunications solutions to the MEA region be it by Satellite, Wireless, or Fiber Optics, for services such as voice, internet, data and TV broadcast. With offices in Los Angeles, Qatar, Beirut and Baghdad Lunasat is able to provide solutions and services to Governments, Institutions, GSM operators, Corporations and end-users in the MEA region. For more information please please visit

Lunasat: Peter Samaha
International: +9613652922

About fSONA
fSONA Systems is recognized as the preferred provider of optical wireless solutions for government, enterprise and service provider markets around the globe. Leveraging leading edge advancements in 1550nm optical transmission, the SONAbeam™ family of systems, based on free-space-optics (FSO), use a globally unlicensed, wireless technology to provide speeds up to 2.5 Gbps over distances up to 7km.

Further Information
For more information about fSONA, SONAbeam or Free-Space Optical Wireless, please contact:

us/canada: 877 463 7662
international: 877 2 463 7662

fSONA and SONAbeam® are trademarks of fSONA Systems. All other trademarks may be properties of their respective companies.