Press Releases

September 1, 2020
Telesat, a leading global Canadian satellite operator, welcomes Canada’s Ministry of Innovation, Science and Economic Development’s (ISED) inclusion of Telesat’s innovative proposal to expeditiously reallocate the highly desirable 3800 MHz, or “C-band,” mid-band spectrum from fixed satellite use to 5G services in their recently released consultation on the future of that band.
July 30, 2020
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June 4, 2020
Testing campaign confirms Telesat LEO provides superior near fibre-like performance for high-end satellite services MADRID, SPAIN AND OTTAWA, CANADA, JUNE 04, 2020 –Telesat, a leading global satellite operator, and Telefónica International Wholesale Services (TIWS), the international wholesale services provider of the Telefónica Group, one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies,...
May 13, 2020
Telesat to provide analysis tools, examples of innovative backhaul business models for affordable internet to rural America OTTAWA, CANADA, and Jackson, MS (May 13, 2020) Telesat, one of the largest and most successful global satellite operators, has joined a group of tech firms led by Mississippi-based C Spire working to...
April 30, 2020
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March 25, 2020
OTTAWA, CANADA, March 25, 2020 – It is with profound sadness that the Telesat team offers its heartfelt sympathies and condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of JR Shaw, Founder and Chairman of Shaw Communications. “As a pioneer in Canada’s cable and telecommunications industry, JR had a profound, positive...