Performance Results

Proven Performance with Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO Satellite

Telesat’s first Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite was launched in January, 2018 and is now supporting live demonstrations across a variety of markets and applications. Live demonstrations allow Telesat customers and LEO hardware vendors test low-latency, high throughput performance, satellite tracking and Doppler compensation.

A sample of completed LEO demonstrations with performance results include:
Artist rendering of Telesat LEO Phase 1 satellite above Earth
Speedcast & Petrobras logos

Speedcast completes oil & gas industry performance testing on Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO satellite for Petrobras

Telenor Maritime logo

Telenor Maritime's Tests over Telesat's Phase 1 LEO Satellite Validates that LEO Satellites may Start a New Era of High-Speed Internet at Sea

TIM Brasil logo

Telesat and TIM Brasil Partner for First-of-its-Kind LEO Test in Brazil

Telefonica logo

Telefonica Puts Telesat’s Phase 1 LEO Satellite to the Test, Confirming Fibre-Like Performance for High-End Satellite Services

Motorola Solutions logo

Halton-Peel Initiated Public Safety Broadband Network (PSBN) and Motorola Extend Service over Telesat's Low Earth Orbit Satellite

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Live Testing with Telesat’s Leo Satellite Confirms Advantages of New C-Com Transportable Antenna System

Gilat logo

Gilat's First-to-Flight ESA Terminal Achieves Another Industry-First with In-Flight Connectivity over NGSO

Gilat logo

Gilat Achieves Fastest Modem Speeds – 1.2 Gbps over Telesat LEO Satellite

U.S. Navy logo

Live testing of Intellian’s Advanced Antenna Technology with Telesat LEO and the U.S. Navy

NSSL Global logo

Telesat and NSSLGlobal Confirm Ultra-Low Latency of Telesat’s LEO System for Government Applications

Global Eagle logo

Global Eagle, Telesat Pioneer First Ever In-Flight Broadband Connectivity via Low Earth Orbit Satellite

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Thinkom’s Successful Antenna Technology Validation on Telesat LEO Satellite

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World’s First 5G Backhaul Demo over LEO Satellite with Vodafone and the University of Surrey