Ciel Satellite Group

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Ciel Satellite Group
Headquarters Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Area served
the Americas
Services satellite operator
Owner Borealis Infrastructure, SES

Ciel Satellite Group is a private Canadian satellite operator, established in 2004, providing services throughout the Americas as a result of Borealis Infrastructure, a financial institution, partnered with satellite operator SES. The headquarters are located in Ottawa, Ontario.[1] Ciel was founded to develop Canadian spectrum opportunities and meet the demand for domestic competitive satellite services. In 2006, Ciel requested Thales Alenia Space to manufacture the Ciel-2 satellite, which was launched on an ILS Proton Breeze M vehicle from the Baikonur Cosmodrome on December 10, 2008.


  1. ^ "Homepage". Ciel Satellite Group. Retrieved 2010-12-31.