SatNews : Telesat inks first LEO customer, LeoSat gains customer agreement

Satellite capacity prices slid 18 percent over the past 12 months, with data services like backhaul and fixed broadband driving the steepest declines, according to Northern Sky Research. An abundance of cheap high-throughput satellite capacity is the most significant influencer of new pricing structures, rendering older satellites increasingly obsolete.

Satnews: The Development of LTE for Satellite Finds Sequans Communications and Lockheed Martin Pairing Up

NSR Senior Analyst, Alan Crisp’s  M2M9 quoted in Satnews’ article ‘The Development of LTE for Satellite Finds Sequans Communications and Lockheed Martin Pairing Up’ – “According to industry analysts, satellite is a critical component of communications networks, including IoT and M2M networks, as the industry evolves to 4G, 5G and beyond.

Forbes: Delayed Satellite Radar Mission Bucks The Smallsat Trend

The Canadian government will be the owner and operator for RCM (Radarsat Constellation Mission), and proudly highlighted it in a recent space strategy released for the Canadian Space Agency. But the business implications for MDA as well are important, said Dallas Kasaboski, a senior analyst at Northern Sky Research.