PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec 30, 2009 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX News Network) -- Space
Systems/Loral (SS/L), a subsidiary of Loral Space & Communications (Nasdaq:LORL)
and the leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that it has
been selected to provide a satellite for Telesat, one of the world's leading
satellite operators. The new satellite, Nimiq 6, which is fully leased to Bell
TV, will provide Direct-to-Home television service in Canada.