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Telesat loses LEO satellite after launch

telecom | 11/28/2017 6:15 pm EST

Ottawa-based Telesat Holdings Inc. announced the loss of the first in an initial constellation of low earth orbit (LEO) communications satellites after a Russian rocket launch went awry, a Tuesday press release said. The Soyuz 2 launch vehicle was carrying 19 orbital...