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Telesat Moves Forward with Lightspeed Spending in Q1 Results

Telesat Contracts MDA as Prime Satellite Manufacturer for the Telesat Lightspeed constellation. Image credit: Telesat.

Telesat officials said the company will meet its 2024 guidance and continue spending on Lightspeed after releasing first-quarter results on Friday (May 10). That said, the company said it will need to maximize its EBITDA and cash flow "by seeking to mitigate anticipated revenue declines and rigorously manage our legacy cost structure" in its geostationary business, officials warned in the earnings statement. But as a …

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Telesat has Steady Q3 Results and Stresses Lightspeed Differentiation

Telesat LEO satellite constellation

While Telesat is watching the rise of SpaceX's Starlink Internet services for the commercial market, it maintains government and enterprise are eagerly awaiting the arrival of their Lightspeed low Earth orbit satellite constellation (LEO). This page is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Log in. Fact-driven space news, columns, business, policy, technology and more. Support independent journalism. SUBSCRIBE TODAY

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Defence Panel Send Serious Messages About Space

Innovation in Defence – Leveraging Commercial Space Capabilities panel at Spacebound 2023

Canada’s across-the-board dependence on space-based technology, multiple threats against this reliance, and the need for government/industry partnerships to confront these threats were among the messages delivered by the “Innovation in Defence – Leveraging Commercial Space Capabilities” panel at Spacebound 2023. The panel took place on day two of the annual Space Canada conference, which was packed with audience members and timely topics. Spacebound 2023 was …

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