MDA is a global communications and information company providing operational solutions to commercial and government organizations worldwide.
MDA's business is focused on markets and customers with strong repeat business potential. In addition, the Company conducts a significant amount of advanced technology development. MDA's well-established global customer base is served by more than 4,800 employees operating from 11 locations in the United States, Canada and internationally. The Company's common shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "MDA".
MDA operates in two principal markets:
MDA offers space-based solutions for cost-efficient global delivery of direct-to-home television, satellite radio, broadband internet, and mobile communications. MDA is a world-class supplier of communication satellites, and antenna subsystems, and has over 50 years heritage of performance and reliability, spanning hundreds of satellites:
• Over 70 satellites operational today • More commercial communication capacity on-orbit than any other supplier • Approximately 25% of U.S. Government satellite communications flow through SSL-built commercial satellites
Surveillance and Intelligence:
MDA offers end-to-end solutions to monitor and manage changes and activities worldwide. MDA is a world-class supplier of space-based and airborne surveillance solutions, satellite ground stations, and associated geospatial information services. MDA Surveillance and Intelligence Solutions are provided to both Government and Commercial customers including Space Agencies, Defence Departments, Civil Departments, Intelligence Agencies, Aerospace Prime Contractors, Aviation Authorities, Imaging Satellite Services Operators, Oil & Gas Companies, etc. MDA's Surveillance and Intelligence Solutions include:
• End-to-End Space Missions • Robotics and Automation • Airborne Surveillance Solutions • Ground-based Systems • Geospatial Services
Specialties Communication Systems and Sub-systems, Turnkey satellites, Multi-mission Satellite Ground Stations, Geospatial Services and Products, Geospatial Information Services, Defence Information Systems, Space and Terrestrial Robotics, Engineering Services