NATO to set up new space centre amid China, Russia concerns
Part of the alliance’s efforts to keep ahead in a fast moving and hi-tech sector, particularly amid concern about aggressive behaviour in space.
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.
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.
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.
SpaceX launches 10 more Iridium Communications satellites
Replacing its globe-circling fleet with 75 next-generation orbiters.
Trudeau says no security risks in Chinese takeover of Norsat
Says initial government review unearthed “no significant national security concerns.”
SpaceX launches 10 satellites from California air base
Replacing Iridium’s orbiting fleet with a next-generation constellation.
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.
Canada, Israel work together on satellite communications proposals
Low-cost system would improve maritime awareness, safety and security.
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.