Aerospace, Defence and Security
Frost & Sullivan's Aerospace information assists customers in identifying opportunities for component providers to the major airframe manufacturers, and helps local governments align their airport vision with industry trends.
Under the Defense area, our information helps industry participants develop better solutions to serve military end users and expand defense industry opportunities through improved access to information and analysis.
Our Security information assists in understanding the technologies and solutions to improve security and infrastructure. Most importantly to industry participants, it provides an understanding of the different methods of funding and budgeting.
- IT infrastructure, cloud computing, network security, and wireless technologies are all key growth areas and evolving rapidly
- The Army counterinsurgency mission will continue to be the focus of the C4ISR effort through 2016
- Fastest growth is in technologies and tools that enable the processing exploitation and dissemination of Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR)
08 Oct 2019  |  Global
New Cyber Threats and Technologies Drive Growth and Change the Competitive Landscape
Cyber threats continue to evolve, changing their attack patterns and development structures, making it harder to detect and enact proper mitigation procedures in time. Today, weapon systems are more software dependent and networked. Embedded software and IT systems enable operational success; however, they create new and extensive vulnerabilities t...
03 Oct 2019  |  Global
Mega Infrastructure Projects, Exponential Growth in Tourism Coupled with Increasing Security Challenges in the Region, are Driving Security Technology Investments to Thwart Threat Situations
This study will benefit those who are interested in learning about the Middle East security market and potential opportunities in this segment. As threat dynamics evolve, technology will act as a force multiplier for nations in the Middle East to better manage their internal security requirements and align with each nation’s security vision. Coun...
27 Sep 2019  |  North America
A Relatively Stable Market that has the Potential to be Heavily Disrupted with the Emergence of New Rifle Calibres and the Growing Digitalisation of the Battlespace
There are several global trends that will drive and constrain the military rifle market. These include increased modularity, digitalisation, growing presence of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) technologies, weight reduction and lethality. With the growing ability and availability of attachments, rifles are becoming increasingly modular, allowing so...
26 Sep 2019  |  North America
Continuing Standardization and Qualitative Improvement Efforts by Expanding and Adopting More Innovative Commercial Technology
This research service focuses on the US Department of Defense (DoD) command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (C4ISR) budget spending. An analysis of research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E); procurement; operations and maintenance (O&M); and a variety of services are included in this stu...
24 Sep 2019  |  North America
The US Army is Investing Heavily to Enhance its Current Combat Vehicle (CV) Fleet While also Developing Next-generation Vehicles that will Operate Un-manned, Collect Intelligence, and Follow an Optionally Manned Vehicle Leader
Combat vehicles (CVs) are essential for joint combined arms operations, operations that integrate infantry, armor, artillery, engineers, aviation, and joint capabilities. CVs have proven their value in all types of terrain and tactical environments from open deserts to mountains, jungles, and cities. CVs provide general capabilities—including net...
03 Sep 2019  |  North America
The United States continues to lead the world in MRO spending, but for how long?
This analysis will evaluate the commercial aircraft fleet and MRO market in the United States in 2018. The market segmentation is based on multiple criteria including airlines, airframe and engine OEMs, aircraft types, aircraft models, modifications, as well as the type of MRO maintenance. This research highlights market trends along with technolog...
30 Aug 2019  |  North America
A Measurement System to Spark Companies 2 Action (C2A)—Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines
Prior to the 1990s, airlines around the world staffed thousands of employees to keep their fleets airworthy and flying. A combination of the emergence of low-cost carriers (LCLs) and airlines being driven to reduce overhead created a competitive environment to purchase lower cost maintenance from third-party vendors. Seventeen commercial aircraft ...
23 Aug 2019  |  Europe
Covering Key Insights in Security Digitalisation for the Second Quarter of 2019
The digital transformation has made further progression into the security market during Q2, from a digital policing, critical infrastructure and government perspectives . Frost & Sullivan provides a brief quarterly analysis on key news that have shaken up the digital security market. It also provides an overview on key developments, financial perf...
13 Aug 2019  |  Global
The Industry’s Digital Transformation Provides for More Data-Driven, Efficient Event Management, Response Actions, and Secure Communications
First responder agencies such as emergency management and police forces use a range of command, control, communications, and intelligence (C3I) equipment in order to respond to, mitigate, or even prevent security incidents or disasters. Rapid digitization in the security industry has dramatically shifted first responders’ equipment needs and capa...
12 Aug 2019  |  Asia Pacific
The Saturated Environment is Increasingly Competitive
This research service covers Asia-Pacific defense markets with an emphasis on operational requirements, technology trends, and the competitive environment. It includes current and future spending estimates for research and development, procurement, and operations and maintenance. Platforms including surface ships, submarines, fixed-wing aircraft...