Telesat says it will oppose SES-Intelsat C-band proposal unless it can join consortium running it

by Peter B. de Selding

UPDATE May 4: Intelsat and SES, informed of Telesat's comments, said in separate statements that they don't know what Telesat's issue is on the C-band consortium. They reaffirmed is open to all C-band stakeholders, and specifically to Telesat.

PARIS — Satellite fleet operator Telesat on May 3 said it would oppose a plan by Intelsat and SES to decide among themselves how to divvy up proceeds from surrendering a portion of C-band spectrum in the United States to terrestrial operators.

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