0
Broadband

Northwestel launches broadband satellite network in Nunavut

Tuesday 18 September 2018 | 09:15 CET | News
Northwestel launched a new broadband satellite network serving the Nunavut region of Canada. Iqaluit, Nunavut's capital and largest community, is the first to have the high-speed network commissioned, and all 25 Nunavut communities will have access to the network in the coming months. Northwestel will offer 15 Mbps internet packages from October.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Internet / Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Bell Mobility / Telesat
Countries: Canada
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

LTE


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Northwestel submits CRTC Broadband Fund applications

Published 09 Oct 2019 10:48 CET | Canada
Canada's northern-based telecommunications provider Northwestel submitted its CRTC Broadband Fund applications, defining the ...

Bell, Northwestel bring broadband, LTE to all 25 Nunavut communities

Published 24 Sep 2019 08:53 CET | Canada
Bell and its subsidiary Northwestel announced that 15 Mbps internet and LTE mobile service are now available in all 25 Nunavut ...

Northwestel agrees to make internet, mobile wireless improvements to benefit Northerners

Published 13 Jun 2019 10:31 CET | Canada
Canada's telecommunications authority CRTC reached a settlement with local operator Northwestel following the operator's ...

Rogers takes part in Connecting Families low-cost internet programme

Published 19 Nov 2018 09:05 CET | Canada
Rogers is extending the reach of its low-cost, broadband internet service to more Canadians with the Canadian government's ...

Telesat starts service on Telstar 19 Vantage satellite

Published 27 Aug 2018 14:51 CET | Brazil
Telesat said its new Telstar 19 Vantage high throughput satellite (HTS) became fully operational at 63 degrees West and entered ...

Telesat inks Telstar satellite capacity deal with Bell Canada

Published 18 Sep 2017 11:57 CET | Canada
Telesat has signed a 15-year contract with Bell Canada for Telstar 18 Vantage HTS capacity over northern Canada. Bell Canada ...

Bell Mobility launches 4G service in Northwest Territories

Published 08 Dec 2014 19:14 CET | Canada
Bell Mobility has announced the launch of 4G wireless service in the Northwest Territories communities of Garneti, Nahanni Butte, ...

Bell Mobility launches 4G service in Pelly Crossing, Burwash

Published 06 Oct 2014 19:33 CET | Canada
Bell Mobility and the Government of Yukon have announced the launch of 4G wireless service in Pelly Crossing and Burwash ...