Toronto Startup Magnestar Tackles Orbital Signal Interference and Wins Praise

Jacqueline Good participates in the Spacebound 2022 conference panel on Growing The Canadian Space Sector: A Look At Financing & Investment. Credit: SpaceQ.

Over time, more and more attention has been paid to the issue of satellite and spacecraft collisions in low Earth orbit (LEO). Magnestar, a new company in Toronto is looking to address an underappreciated potential problem for increasingly crowded satellite constellations: space-to-ground signal bandwidth.

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About Craig Bamford

Craig started writing for SpaceQ in 2017 as their space culture reporter, shifting to Canadian business and startup reporting in 2019. He is a member of the Canadian Association of Journalists, and has a Master's Degree in International Security from the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. He lives in Toronto.