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Telesat and the Government of Canada Finalize $600M Agreement to Bridge Canada’s Digital Divide with Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation

On Nov 10, 2020
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RT @Telesat: Today the @canadianPM announced the completion of our agreement with @ISED_CA ensuring affordable, high-speed broadband #connectivity for all of Canada via our #LEO satellite constellation. Learn what this means for Canada: https://t.co/kPvsjnHSTX https://t.co/qzjSSZ9LzM
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OTTAWA, CANADA, November 9, 2020 – Telesat and the Government of Canada announced today the completion of their agreement to ensure affordable, high-speed broadband connectivity across all of Canada with Telesat’s advanced, state-of-the-art Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite ...

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On Nov 10, 2020
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RT @Telesat: Today the @canadianPM announced the completion of our agreement with @ISED_CA ensuring affordable, high-speed broadband #connectivity for all of Canada via our #LEO satellite constellation. Learn what this means for Canada: https://t.co/kPvsjnHSTX https://t.co/qzjSSZ9LzM
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Telesat and the Government of Canada Finalize $600M Agreement to Bridge Canada’s Digital Divide with Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation

Telesat and the Government of Canada Finalize $600M Agreement to Bridge Canada’s Digital Divide with Telesat’s Low Earth Orbit Satellite Constellation

OTTAWA, CANADA, November 9, 2020 – Telesat and the Government of Canada announced today the completion of their agreement to ensure affordable, high-speed broadband connectivity across all ...

Telesat U.S. Services Awarded DARPA Contract for Blackjack Track B Research, Development and in-Orbit Demonstration with Telesat LEO

Telesat U.S. Services Awarded DARPA Contract for Blackjack Track B Research, Development and in-Orbit Demonstration with Telesat LEO

The Phase 2 base contract represents an $18.3 million program for Telesat U.S. Services. “This next phase of the Blackjack program will showcase the powerful capabilities that commercial ...

Telesat Signs Consortium of Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Technologies to Further Develop Designs for Telesat’s Global LEO Satellite Constellation

Telesat Signs Consortium of Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Technologies to Further Develop Designs for Telesat’s Global LEO Satellite Constellation

Telesat Signs Consortium of Thales Alenia Space and Maxar Technologies to Further Develop Designs for Telesat’s Global LEO Satellite Constellation - SpaceRef

Telesat Contracts With Thales Alenia Space & Maxar for Satellite Constellation

Telesat Contracts With Thales Alenia Space & Maxar for Satellite Constellation

Over the coming months, Thales Alenia Space-Maxar will complete their preliminary design, address key hardware and software development items, and perform a series of technical reviews ...

Telesat and Loral could be combined into one public company

Telesat and Loral could be combined into one public company

As Telesat was holding its quarterly results call with investors, Loral Space and Communications, on

Telesat Reports Q3 Revenue Decline, Expects to Name LEO Contractors by End of Year

Telesat Reports Q3 Revenue Decline, Expects to Name LEO Contractors by End of Year

Telesat reported a 15% decrease in revenue for the Third Quarter (Q3) compared to the same period 2019. On Thursday, the satellite operator reported revenue of $202 million Canadian dollars ...

Advanced High Throughput Satellite (HTS) Built by Maxar's SSL for Telesat Successfully Begins On-Orbit Operations

Advanced High Throughput Satellite (HTS) Built by Maxar's SSL for Telesat Successfully Begins On-Orbit Operations

Optimized performance and capacity on Telstar 18 VANTAGE demonstrate SSL's leadership in powering the new space...

Canadian government pledges $521 million for Telesat LEO constellation

Canadian government pledges $521 million for Telesat LEO constellation

The Canadian government is investing 85 million Canadian dollars ($64.7 million) into research and development for Telesat’s broadband satellite constellation, and has agreed to spend up to ...

Telesat makes deals with Blue Origin and Loon for its internet satellite network

Telesat makes deals with Blue Origin and Loon for its internet satellite network

Telesat has signed agreements with Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin space venture and Alphabet’s Loon to support its global broadband satellite constellation.

Will the Broadband Divide be Consigned to History in the US?

Will the Broadband Divide be Consigned to History in the US?

Americans in isolated rural communities can stop dreaming about fiber-optic cable internet connectivity. With new, high bandwidth Geostationary Orbit (GEO) satellites already online and the ...

OneWeb promises Canadian internet coverage within two years as LEO market takes off

OneWeb promises Canadian internet coverage within two years as LEO market takes off

Governments around the world are interested in the technology as a means to bridge the rural/urban digital divide