STEALTHGAS INC. ANNOUNCES DATE FOR THE RELEASE OF 1st QUARTER 2012 RESULTS CONFERENCE CALL & WEBCAST

ATHENS, GREECE, May 18, 2012. STEALTHGAS INC. (NASDAQ:GASS) (the “Company”), a ship-owning company serving primarily the liquified petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry, announced today that it will release its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012 after the market closes in New York on Tuesday, May 22, 2012.

On May 23, 2012 at 11:00 am ET, the company’s management will host a conference call to discuss the results and the company’s operations and outlook.

Conference Call details:

Participants should dial into the call 10 minutes before the scheduled time using the following numbers: 1866 966 9439 (US Toll Free Dial In) or 0800 694 0257 (UK Toll Free Dial In). 

In case of any problems with the above numbers, please dial +01 631 510 7498 (US Toll Dial In), or +44 (0)1452 555 566 (Standard International Dial In). Please quote "82809437".

A telephonic replay of the conference call will be available until May 29, 2012 by dialing 1866 247 4222 (US Toll Free Dial In), 0800 953 1533 (UK Toll Free Dial In) or +44 (0)1452 5500 00 (Standard International Dial In). Access Code: 82809437#

Slides and audio webcast:

There will also be a live-and then archived webcast of the conference call, through the STEALTHGAS INC. website (www.stealthgas.com). Participants to the live webcast should register on the website approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the webcast.              

About STEALTHGAS INC.

Headquartered in Athens, Greece, STEALTHGAS INC. is a ship-owning company primarily serving the liquified petroleum gas (LPG) sector of the international shipping industry.  STEALTHGAS INC. currently has a fleet of 32 LPG carriers with a total capacity of 154,322 cubic meters (cbm), three M.R. product tankers and one Aframax oil tanker. The company has also entered into agreement to acquire one new building LPG carrier with expected delivery in June 2012. Once this acquisition is completed, STEALTHGAS INC ’s fleet will be composed of 33 LPG carriers with a total capacity of 161,822 cubic meters (cbm), three M.R. product tankers and one Aframax oil tanker with a total capacity of 255,804 deadweight tons (dwt). STEALTHGAS INC ’s shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and trade under the symbol “GASS”.

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Company Contact:

Konstantinos Sistovaris

Chief Financial Officer

STEALTHGAS INC.

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