Canada Satellite

On Lookout For Asteroids

CP | Peter Rakobowchuk, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.25.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - There's a lot riding on NEOSSat and Sapphire, two Canadian satellites scheduled to be launched from India on Monday.NEOSSat (Near-Earth Obj...

Canada's Satellite Project Up In The Air

CBC | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Business

Industry Minister Christian Paradis says Canada is committed to a project that would see the construction of new satellites, but the comp...

Satellite Outage Could Cause Communication Trouble

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada

MONTREAL - Many Canadians, especially those in remote areas of the Far North, lost all communications Thursday after Telesat's powerful Anik F2 satell...

Where In The World Did The Satellite Crash?

The Huffington Post Canada | Scaachi Koul | Posted 11.26.2011 | Canada

It's generally unlikely that you'll find a piece of a satellite on your front lawn, but the odds of a close encounter with space junk went up this wee...

Dead Satellite Plunges To Earth, Possibly Over Canada

CP | Posted 11.24.2011 | Canada

CALGARY - Officials in the U.S. and Canada are trying to determine where debris from an American satellite have landed, but the RCMP is shooting down ...

Falling Satellite Flips, Putting U.S. At Risk

CBC | Posted 11.23.2011 | Canada

A bus-sized NASA satellite about to fall to Earth will be passing over Canada, Africa and Australia, as well as vast areas of the Pacific...

Hurling Chunks Of Space Junk Threaten Satellites

The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- LONGUEUIL, Que. - There are 19,000 pieces of space debris, larger than the size of a baseball, floating around above the Earth a...