Global Team

The Company

NorthStar Earth & Space Inc. of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Formed to lead development and fundraising for the launch of the NorthStar Earth and Space information platform. 

Founding Shareholder

Telesystem Ltd, a leading global telecommunications, media and technology holding company based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 

Founding Shareholder

KinetX Aerospace Inc, a US-based aerospace company which specializes in orbital dynamics and is the originator of the NorthStar concept. 

Majority Shareholder

Telesystem Space Inc., a Canadian company jointly owned by Telesystem Ltd and an affiliate of Rogers Telecommunications Limited (RTL). RTL is a private holding company of the Rogers family and together with affiliated companies controls Rogers Communications Inc, one of the largest telecommunications and media companies in Canada. 

Strategic Partner & Investor

Telespazio, one of the world’s leading operators in satellite services. Its activities range from the design and development of space systems to the management of launch services, from in-orbit satellite control to Earth observation, from integrated communications, satellite navigation and localisation services to scientific programmes. A joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Telespazio also teams up with Thales Alenia Space to form the parent companies’ Space Alliance, which offers a complete range of services and solutions. 

Strategic Partner & Investor

Combining 40 years of experience and a unique diversity of expertise, talents and cultures, Thales Alenia Space architects design and deliver high technology solutions for telecommunications, navigation, Earth observation, environmental management, exploration, science and orbital infrastructures. A joint venture between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), Thales Alenia Space also teams up with Telespazio to form the parent companies’ Space Alliance, which offers a complete range of services and solutions. 

Strategic Partner & Investor

Technology Partner 

SpecTIR, a world leader in the delivery of airborne and ground-based Hyperspectral (HSI) technology products and services. 

Technology Partner

ExoAnalytic Solutions, a world leader in the delivery of ground-based Space Object Tracking services.