Feds spending $1.44B on Telesat’s advanced low earth orbit satellites
News | 08/12/2021 4:51 pm EDT
The federal government is planning to pour $1.44 billion into Telesat Holdings Inc., it announced Thursday, which intends to connect Canadian communities to broadband internet using an advanced low earth orbit (LEO) satellite constellation called Telesat Lightspeed.
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