Occasional Use

Transmit Breaking Coverage and Events with Telesat’s Occasional Use Services

From breaking news to live sporting events, customers rely on Telesat’s 50+ years of engineering excellence to deliver flawless event coverage. With flexible Occasional Use (OU) booking options from 5 minutes to large blocks of time scattered throughout a week, month or year, Telesat’s contribution services ensures viewers don’t miss a single moment.

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LEO Constellation North & South America

Low-Latency Contribution for Live Events

Telesat Lightspeed™, our advanced, global Low Earth Orbit network, will offer the scalable connectivity needed to deliver high quality video contribution with ultra-low latency, opening up new possibilities for live, immersive experiences. 

Global Satellite Assets for Your Event Coverage

  • North America – Our Anik satellites cover your Occasional Use needs to reach Canada and the United States
  • Latin AmericaTelstar 14R/Estrela do Sul 2 is serving a growing number of contribution requirements in Brazil and neighboring countries
  • Europe Telstar 12 VANTAGE delivers efficient, high performance capacity for OU requirements in Europe
  • Western AfricaTelstar 11N has the power and inter-continental reach that is ideal for serving contribution needs from Africa-to-Europe and the Americas

End-to-end Occasional Use Services are supported by Telesat’s subsidiary, The SPACECONNECTION, Inc, whose highly experienced staff can provide technical consultation and a full suite of innovative services.


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If you would like to learn more about any of our solutions, please get in touch with us today!