Feb 28, 2011

RigNet, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2010 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information

HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- RigNet, Inc. (Nasdaq:RNET), today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings results after the NASDAQ Exchange closes on March 28, 2011. This release will be followed by a conference call for investors at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time) on March 29, 2011 to discuss RigNet's fourth quarter and year-end results. Hosting the call will be Mark Slaughter, Chief Executive Officer and Marty Jimmerson, Chief Financial Officer.

The call can be accessed live over the telephone by dialing (877) 845-0777, or for international callers, +1 (760) 298-5090. Interested parties may also listen to a simultaneous webcast of the conference call by logging onto RigNet's website at www.rig.net in the Investors - Webcasts & Presentations section. A replay will be available on RigNet's website following the end of the live call.

About RigNet

RigNet (Nasdaq:RNET) is a leading global provider of managed communications, networks and collaborative applications dedicated to the oil and gas industry. RigNet provides solutions ranging from fully-managed voice and data networks to more advanced applications that include video conferencing and real-time data services to remote sites in over thirty countries on six continents, effectively spanning the drilling and production industry. RigNet is based in Houston, Texas. For more information, please visit www.rig.net

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CONTACT: Marty Jimmerson

         RigNet, Inc.

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