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News Electronics Government General
July 25, 2019  

Canada invests $85M into advanced satellites to connect rural, remote regions

Feds have set a goal of ensuring all Canadians are connected to high-speed internet by 2030.

News Aerospace General
July 12, 2018  

Nova Scotia spaceport submits report for environmental assessment

The company behind the Canso Spaceport Facility is on track to start construction by the end of this year. The goal is to put satellites into orbit for commercial purposes.

News Aerospace Construction Manufacturing General
May 22, 2018  

Developer pushes back construction of Nova Scotia rocket launch site

$200-million project could eventually see as many as 12 satellites blast into orbit per year.

News General
October 9, 2017  

SpaceX launches 10 more Iridium Communications satellites

Replacing its globe-circling fleet with 75 next-generation orbiters.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 28, 2017  

Trudeau says no security risks in Chinese takeover of Norsat

Says initial government review unearthed “no significant national security concerns.”

News Manufacturing General Technology
June 26, 2017  

SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base

Replacing Iridium’s orbiting fleet with a next-generation constellation.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production
December 15, 2016  

NASA launches mini satellites for hurricane forecasting

The satellites have GPS navigation receivers to measure the surface roughness of oceans to calculate wind speed, storm intensity.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General Technology
May 27, 2015  

Canada, Israel work together on satellite communications proposals

Low-cost system would improve maritime awareness, safety and security.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Technology
May 26, 2015  

UAE aims for the stars with new space agency plans

Oil-rich OPEC member looks to diversify its economy and create skilled jobs for a growing youth population.