Pacific Drilling S.A. (NYSE: PACD) announced it plans to report financial results for the third quarter 2012 on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The results announcement press release will be available on the company’s web site at www.pacificdrilling.com. Pacific Drilling will conduct a conference call at 9:00 a.m. U.S. Central Standard Time on Thursday, November 8, 2012, to discuss third quarter 2012 results. To participate, dial +1 719-325-2307 or 1-888-296-4206 and refer to confirmation code 8466610 approximately five to ten minutes prior to the scheduled start time of the call. The call will also be broadcast live over the Internet in a listen-only mode and can be accessed by a link posted in the “Events & Presentations” subsection of the “Investor Relations” section of our website, www.pacificdrilling.com. An audio replay of the conference call will be available after 12:00 p.m. U.S. Central Standard Time on Thursday, November 8, 2012, by dialing +1 719-457-0820 or 1-888-203-1112 and using access code 8466610. A replay of the call will also be available on the company’s website. About Pacific Drilling With its best-in-class drillships and highly experienced team, Pacific Drilling is a fast growing company that is committed to becoming the industry’s preferred ultra-deepwater drilling contractor. Pacific Drilling’s fleet of seven ultra-deepwater drillships will represent one of the youngest and most technologically advanced fleets in the world. The company currently operates four recently delivered drillships under customer contract and has three drillships under construction at Samsung, one of which is under customer contract. For more information about Pacific Drilling, including our current Fleet Status, please visit our website at www.pacificdrilling.com.