Sun Transit Period - Spring 2016
As many of you are probably aware, with the arrival of spring, we are approaching the sun transit period for spring 2016.
This is the time of the year where for a short period in the afternoon, the sun, the satellite and our satellite dish will be in a straight line for a few minutes. During this time, radio emission from solar radiation will cause enough interference with the signal from the satellite to interrupt the Internet service. This year, the sun transit period will begin on February 25 and end on March 4. We will see service degradation as early as 3:14PM up to 3:29PM.
Press Release: Tamaani Internet and Partners Launch a Regional Backup Emergency Telephone Service
Kuujjuaq, Québec, January 19, 2016 – An important partnership between Ice Wireless, Iristel, Polycom, the Nunavik Regional Board of Health and Social Services, and the Kativik Regional Government (KRG) has produced a backup emergency telecommunications service for all of Nunavik’s 14 communities.
Press Release: Team Nunavik–Québec 2016: Final Regional Trials Organized in Kuujjuaq
Kuujjuaq, Québec, December 9, 2015 – From November 27 to 29, 108 athletes from all over Nunavik competed in the final regional trials organized for Team Nunavik–Québec (TNQ). The athletes were aiming for one of 61 spots for athletes who will travel to the Arctic Winter Games in Nuuk, Greenland, in March 2016. Over the two-year preparation cycle for these Arctic Winter Games, TNQ focus has been on positive values, behaviour and attitude, as well as leadership qualities and performance.