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Telefonica testing Telesat's LEO satellite technology

Friday 5 June 2020 | 11:02 CET | News
Telesat announced that Telefonica's international wholesale unit TIWS completed live in-orbit testing across a wide range of applications on the Canadian satellite operator's Low Earth Orbit (LEO) phase 1 satellite. The testing campaign explored the performance and feasibility of using LEO satellites for high-end services and demonstrated that the phase 1 LEO could be a viable option for wireless backhaul, presenting a substantial improvement in performance over geostationary orbit (GEO) links, said Telesat.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Telefonica / Telesat
Countries: Canada / Spain
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