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Maxar Technologies Responds to Misleading Short Sell Report


The report on Maxar Technologies Ltd. ("Maxar" or the "Company",
formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) (TSX:MAXR)
released today by Spruce Point Capital Management contains a number of
inaccurate claims and misleading statements.
Maxar believes it is
a direct attempt by a short-seller to profit, at the expense of Maxar
shareholders, by manipulating Maxar's stock price.

Maxar continues to execute against its strategy, and recently
reaffirmed its full year 2018 guidance for revenue and cash flow from
operations, while increasing its full-year adjusted EPS outlook. Maxar
believes that the Company remains positioned for future growth.
Management and the Board of Directors are focused on delivering enhanced
value for all Maxar shareholders.

Maxar continues to be fully committed to transparency in all of its
investor presentations and financial reports. Please refer to the
Company's disclosure materials filed with Canadian and U.S. securities
regulatory authorities, which are available online under the Company's
SEDAR profile at,
under the Company's EDGAR profile at
or on the Company's website at,
for more information.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements and other information included in this press
release constitute "forward-looking information" or "forward-looking
statements" (collectively, "forward-looking statements") under
applicable securities laws. Statements including words such as "may",
"will", "could", "should", "would", "plan", "potential", "intend",
"anticipate", "believe", "estimate" or "expect" and other words, terms
and phrases of similar meaning are forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements involve estimates, expectations, projections,
goals, forecasts, assumptions, risks and uncertainties. Such
forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, statements
as to managements' expectations with respect to: guidance for revenue,
cash flow from operations and full-year adjusted EPS outlook, of Maxar
Technologies Ltd. (the "Company"); and other statements that are not
historical facts.

Forward-looking statements in this press release are based on certain
key expectations and assumptions made by the Company, including
expectations and assumptions concerning: market and general economic
conditions; planned synergies, capital efficiencies and cost-savings;
applicable tax laws; and the availability and cost of labor, services
and materials. Although management of the Company believes that the
expectations and assumptions on which such forward-looking statements
are based are reasonable, undue reliance should not be placed on the
forward-looking statements because the Company can give no assurance
that they will prove to be correct.

Forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and
uncertainties which could cause actual results to differ materially from
the anticipated results or expectations expressed in this press release.
Some of the key risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to:
changes in government priorities, mandates, policies, funding levels,
contracts and regulations, including the loss or reduction in scope of
any of the Company's primary contracts, or decisions by customers not to
exercise renewal options; inherent risks of performance on firm fixed
price construction contracts and termination of contracts by customers
for convenience; decrease in demand for the Company's products and
services; failure to maintain technological advances and offer new
products to retain customers and market position; potential for product
liability or the occurrence of defects in products or systems and
resulting loss of revenue and harm to the Company's reputation;
increased competition that may reduce the Company's market share or
cause the Company to lower its prices; changes in political or economic
conditions, including fluctuations in the value of foreign currencies,
interest rates, energy and commodity prices, trade laws and the effects
of governmental initiatives to manage economic conditions; the Company's
ability to recruit, hire or retain key employees or a highly skilled and
diverse workforce; potential for work stoppages; failure to obtain or
maintain required regulatory approvals and licenses; failure to comply
with environmental regulations; and changes in Canadian or foreign law
or regulation that may limit the Company's ability to distribute its
products and services. As a result of the foregoing, readers should not
place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements contained in this
press release.

For additional information with respect to certain of these risks or
factors, plus additional risks or factors, reference should be made to
the Company's continuous disclosure materials filed from time to time
with Canadian and U.S. securities regulatory authorities, which are
available online under the Company's SEDAR profile at,
under the Company's EDGAR profile at
or on the Company's website at

The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are
expressly qualified in their entirety by the foregoing cautionary
statements. All such forward-looking statements are based upon data
available as of the date of this release or other specified date and
speak only as of such date. The Company disclaims any intention or
obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements in this
press release as a result of new information or future events, except as
may be required under applicable securities legislation.

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