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Shaw to use satellite delivery to become Canada’s largest broadband player

News | 11/27/2000 5:00 am EST

Star Choice Communications Inc now has enough contracts and approvals in place to satisfy its fixed satellite service (FSS) needs for the next seven to 10 years, says president Peter Classon. Last Tuesday’s successful launch of Telesat Canada’s Anik F1, combined with signed contracts for F2 and government approval to launch a Ka-band satellite, also give Star Choice and its parent company the added resources they need to become the largest broadband player in Canada.

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