News Release

 December 05, 2003
Crowflight's First Drill Hole Intersects Significant Mineralization And Confirms Potential For Massive Sulphide Zones

 TORONTO, ONTARIO - CROWFLIGHT MINERALS INC. (TSX Venture Exchange: CML) is pleased to announce the results of the first core drill hole (W03-01) drilled into the Worthington Offset at the AER-Kidd project. Highlights are the following:

- Mineralization Similar to Adjacent Inco Totten Mine

- In Hole Geophysics Being Used in Drill Hole to Identify Massive Sulphides

- Previous Drill Results from Upper Areas Confirm PGM Potential of Deposit with 1 Meter Intersection of 25.17 g/t Platinum

- 9 More Drill Holes to be Completed, 2 Currently in Progress

This hole drilled near the AER-Kidd/Inco Totten boundary targeted a previously known borehole (U09-E23) intersection completed in the mid 1960's. This target mineralization was substantiated by advanced borehole and ground geophysics and interpreted by Crowflight's Geophysicist Mr. J. Buckle, P. Geo., of Geological Solutions.

The borehole intersected 80 metres of the Worthington Offset Dyke containing over 40 meters of mineralized quartz diorite. The quartz diorite zone was variably mineralized with disseminated and fracture -filling sulphide veins throughout the entire intersection, from 901.18 m to 953.01 m. (Please visit our website at www.crowflight.com and view Figure 1). The more mineralized centrally located section of inclusion- bearing quartz diorite, from 928.4 m to 934.87 m, yielded an average of 0.195% Cu, 0.186% Ni, with the highest PGM (Platinum Group Metals) assaying combined 1.2 grams per tonne.

The sulphide mineralization intersected multi-vein like offshoots. The proximity of similar mineralization to massive orebodies at Inco's Totten strongly suggests a similar proximity of massive sulphides at AER-Kidd. Inco's Totten orebody has stated resources of 10 million tones grading 1.4% Ni, 1.9% Cu and 4.7 g/t PGMs.

Crowflight has initiated advanced geophysics in the competed borehole (WO3-01) to define more specifically the massive sulphide zone, which is expected to contain much higher grades, analogous to Totten. Upon completion of the geophysics, Crowflight will redrill the existing WO3-01 hole, using wedges, and realign the hole towards the massive sulphides.

Almost without exception the intersections of veined sulphide mineralization exhibit a high Cu/Ni ratio characterizing the "halo" of mineralization typically found to surround a more centrally located massive sulphide zones with higher Ni/Cu ratios. The "halo" is further characterized by a preponderance of veins of massive sulphide which exhibit textures reflecting a history of mobilization and impregnation.

Similar types and styles of mineralization has been identified in association with massive sulphides at Inco's Totten project. The AER-Kidd exploration program methodology has been further honed following detailed analysis of Inco's Totten project drill core. This methodology is expected to yield similar success given the proximity of the AER-Kidd to the Totten project.

Partial data compilation of significant results from previous core drilling of massive sulphides are outlined in Table 1. A summary of some of spectacular assay intersections from the upper portion of the AER-Kidd deposit. Prior to 1970 are as follows:

Summary of Spectacular Assay Interections from Upper Section of 
AER -Kidd Deposit

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Hole         From        To   Nickel  Copper    Platinum  Palladium Gold
#             (m)       (m)        %       %    g/t   opt       opt  opt
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55-01      169.35    170.23     2.48   17.10  25.71  0.75       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01      182.39    183.31     7.79    0.22  10.46 0.305       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-02      178.19    178.49     5.57    0.49   0.55 0.016       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-04      125.64    125.94     2.06    0.45          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05      210.13    211.35     5.20    0.43          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-07       53.43     53.95     2.16    0.61          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-02       45.60     45.90     2.10    1.02          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-03      209.06    209.49     6.90    0.29          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-04       77.94     78.33     2.13    0.77          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05       82.63     82.94     6.37    0.10          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05      116.53    117.01     3.06    5.29          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-09       73.21     73.43     2.30    0.58          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-12      102.11    102.60     6.90    0.17          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
AE-07    1,052.72  1,053.38     2.88    1.24          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-325       23.80     24.26     4.10    0.92          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-327       20.63     21.09     3.79    1.59          n/a       n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------



Limited assays were reported for Platinum despite the high values received and no assays were reported for Palladium and gold. These grades illustrate the anticipated tenor of quartz diorite hosted high grade lenses encompassed by the copper halo. The geometry and grade of these lenses are similar to those reported by Inco for the Totten project (Please visit our website at www.crowflight.com to view Figure 2).

Keith C. Minty, President & CEO stated that "We are very pleased to have intersected over 80 meters of Worthington Offset with mineralization. We now have to integrate advanced geophysical techniques to direct our program to the massive sulphide zone. It is very gratifying to know that the AER-Kidd mineralization is so markedly similar to Inco's Totten mineralization"

Exploration core drilling is continuing at the AER Kidd project with two drills are currently drilling the Worthington Offset Dyke. It is expected that the two drills will intersect the offset dyke in late December, 2003. A third drill is scheduled to commence drilling in early January, 2004.

Crowflight Minerals is a Canadian junior mining exploration company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. Crowflight is currently focused on two properties located in the Sudbury Basin: the AER-Kidd property is located on the Worthington Offset nearby Inco's Totten & McIntyre mines and FNX Mining's Victoria project. The Airport property is located on the south-east rim of the Basin about 1.2 km east of Falconbridge's past producer, Norduna Mines and 4 km south-east of Falconbridge's recent (Nickel Rim South) hi-grade Cu-Ni-Co-PGM discovery near to the their past producer, Nickel Rim Mine.

Statements in this release that are not historical facts are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Readers are cautioned that any such statements are not guarantees of future performance and that actual developments or results may vary materially from those in these "forward-looking statements".

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                            Table 1.0
        Significant Assays from Previous Exploration Programs
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Hole      From        To   Nickel  Copper     Platinum    Palladium Gold
#          (m)       (m)        %       %    g/t     opt        opt  opt
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   149.05    149.69     3.22    1.60   4.59   0.134        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   169.35    170.23     2.48   17.10  25.71    0.75        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   172.97    173.74     7.74    0.24   3.77    0.11        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   173.74    174.19     2.41    2.76   1.65   0.048        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   175.87    176.20     8.03    0.35   1.20   0.035        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   177.55    178.61     3.74    0.89   4.66   0.136        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   179.07    179.92     3.01    0.52   2.81   0.082        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   182.39    183.31     7.79    0.22  10.46   0.305        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-01   212.87    214.27     2.24    1.21   6.79   0.198        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-02   151.49    152.98     2.64    0.66   0.55   0.016        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-02   160.20    161.06     4.63    0.68   1.44   0.042        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-02   178.19    178.49     5.57    0.49   0.55   0.016        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-02   186.69    187.45     3.31    0.66   0.65   0.019        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-04   125.64    125.94     2.06    0.45            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   179.95    180.20     2.16    3.74            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   194.65    196.26     2.53    0.85            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   196.32    196.84     3.18    0.19            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   200.07    200.89     3.72    0.36            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   203.30    203.82     3.72    0.29            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   210.13    211.35     5.20    0.43            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   211.35    211.84     4.34    0.15            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-05   239.79    240.30     3.46    0.19            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
55-07    53.43     53.95     2.16    0.61            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-02    44.81     45.17     2.64    0.95            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-02    45.60     45.90     2.10    1.02            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-02    55.87     56.17     2.21    0.43            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-03   206.38    206.53     4.38    1.00            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-03   209.06    209.49     6.90    0.29            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-04    77.94     78.33     2.13    0.77            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    38.74     39.17     2.89    0.27            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    53.00     53.34     3.11    0.54            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    54.25     54.56     4.00    0.25            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    61.17     61.42     2.55    0.44            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    62.24     62.48     2.10    0.86            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    69.31     69.71     3.67    0.72            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    69.98     70.35     2.15    0.32            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    78.06     78.79     3.05    2.11            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    82.63     82.94     6.37    0.10            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    85.59     85.83     4.82    0.15            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05    92.17     92.66     2.43    1.14            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-05   116.53    117.01     3.06    5.29            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-09    10.97     11.46     2.19    0.78            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-09    73.21     73.43     2.30    0.58            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-12    97.54     97.69     4.18    0.24            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-12    98.33     98.48     2.58    0.36            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
56-12   102.11    102.60     6.90    0.17            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
AE-07 1,052.72  1,053.38     2.88    1.24            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-325    16.28     16.73     3.98    0.59            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-325    23.80     24.26     4.10    0.92            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-325    25.69     26.15     3.32    0.42            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------
U-327    20.63     21.09     3.79    1.59            n/a        n/a  n/a
------------------------------------------------------------------------



For the mpas entitled 'Crowflight Minerals Inc. AER-Kidd Project', please see the CCNMatthews website at the following URL: http://www2.cdn-news.com/database/fax/2000/cml1205.pdf
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:

Crowflight Minerals Inc.
Keith C. Minty, P. Eng
President & CEO
416-861-5901
www.crowflightmineralsinc.com

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