PRESS RELEASE

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For More Information, Contact:
Hung Pham
Reading Information Technology Inc. (RITI)
Tel: (781) 942-1655, Ext. 17
Fax: (781) 942-2161
E-mail: hqpham@riti.com

 June 26, 2002

RITI Introduces Lunar Map Protm 1.0 Software

Reading, MA. – June 26, 2002 – RITI, a GIS software engineering company based in Reading, Massachusetts, USA, proudly announces the release of Lunar Map Pro tm 1.0, the only high-resolution, vectorized lunar software ever developed for the amateur astronomy market.

Lunar Map Pro tm 1.0 has 12,985 features to view, including 6,224 named features, with crater resolution to better than 2 miles in diameter. It is the most advanced, user-friendly lunar software program ever developed for Windows™.

The software can flip, reverse, or rotate the map to accurately match the view through any telescope, and a special field-of-view function matches the map view to the view through any telescope/eyepiece combination. Lunar Map Pro tm 1.0 comes with labeling and printing capabilities, and has Ephemeris Tools for planning observing sessions. The software also has a real-time terminator that has been corrected for lunar libration, and a unique Surveyor Tool that allows you to accurately measure lunar features and distances. (Visit our website at www.riti.com for further details about product features and system requirements.)

"We wanted to create an interactive lunar software product that would increase user interest and enjoyment in lunar observing," said Dr. FK SUN, founder of RITI. "With a database of thousands features, Lunar Map Pro can maintain your interest in lunar exploration for a lifetime."

Reading Information Technology, Inc. (www.riti.com), is a software engineering company, established in 1992 with overseas partners in Far East Asia. We specialize in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Digital Mapping Technology. Our software engineering work includes research with NASA’s Earth Science Information Partners, www.esipfed.com. RITI also offers weather routing software, and electronic mapping products for land, marine use, and astronomy. RITI has extensive expertise in GPS/DGPS systems integration and various environmental applications.

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