MDA's DataQuick Expands Geographic Coverage Iin New England

January 17, 2002

RICHMOND, BC,/CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (TSE: MDA) announced today the company's U.S. subsidiary, DataQuick, has signed an agreement with the Warren Group of Boston to license property data in New England to its customers.

"This is a substantial increase in the number of jurisdictions available in our land information database," said Mike Ela, President of DataQuick. "The Warren Group provides the most comprehensive and accurate real estate information in New England. We're proud to have them on the DataQuick team."

DataQuick, headquartered in San Diego, is the premier provider of U.S. land information to realtors, mortgage lenders, title insurers, appraisers, investigators, and insurance agencies.

Source: MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.