Leap Wireless
Press Release
Leap Reschedules Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release to November 8, 2013

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP) announced today that it has rescheduled the release of financial and operational results for the third quarter 2013 from its previously announced date and time to Friday, November 8, 2013, before market open.

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The earnings release is being postponed to allow the Company time to file certain amendments to its annual and quarterly reports to address a classification error in the presentation of certain capital expenditures in the consolidated statements of cash flows, as more fully described in Leap's Form 8-K filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on October 21, 2013.

The Company plans to issue its results via press release only and will not be hosting an earnings conference call.  The Company will make available other supporting materials which may be accessed by visiting http://earnings.leapwireless.com. These materials will be available for download at approximately 9:05 a.m. EST/6:05 a.m. PST.

About Leap

Leap provides innovative, high-value wireless services to a fast-growing, young and ethnically diverse customer base. With the value of unlimited wireless services as the foundation of its business, Leap pioneered its Cricket service. Cricket products and services are available nationwide through company-owned stores, dealers, national retailers and at MyCricket.com.  Through its affordable, flat-rate service plans, Cricket offers customers a choice of unlimited voice, text, data and mobile Web services. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Leap is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol "LEAP." For more information, please visit www.leapwireless.com.

SOURCE Leap Wireless International, Inc.

Wendy Kelley, Investor Relations, 858-882-9876, IR@leapwireless.com, Jennifer Wilbur, Media Relations, 858-882-9238, PR@cricketcommunications.com