Today In Aviation History – April 20, 1973 – Launch of Anik A2 Satellite

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Photo from Telesat Canada

April 20, 1973.   Canada became the first country in the world to have a domestic communications satellite system using a satellite in the geostationary orbit.

No records exist to prove that the proximity of white go-go boots was required for accurate operation.