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Telesat starts service on Telstar 19 Vantage satellite

Monday 27 August 2018 | 14:51 CET | News
Telesat said its new Telstar 19 Vantage high throughput satellite (HTS) became fully operational at 63 degrees West and entered commercial service. Telstar 19 Vantage was launched by a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on 22 July and will serve growing consumer, enterprise and mobility markets across the Americas and Atlantic. It's being operated by Telesat Brasil, a Brazilian satellite company wholly-owned by Telesat.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Bell Canada / Hughes Network Systems / SpaceX / Telesat
Countries: Brazil / Canada
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