Weapon System Enhancements Including LIDAR, 3D Mapping, and Drone Imaging Add Data beyond Location and Timing Creating Opportunities for New Information Providers
Region : North AmericaThis research focuses on geospatial applications related to the US Department of Defense (DoD) and the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) including Air Force, Army, Navy, Joint Defense, and DHS analysis (e.g., spending by program and category). The defense geospatial applications market is defined here as tools and products that contribute to...
Rising Threat of Small Drone Use for Surveillance and in Executing Terrorist Attacks will Fuel Significant Market Growth
Region : North AmericaGovernments around the world have acknowledged that the threat of potentially harmful drones flying over sensitive facilities is increasing. In the United States, leaders of the military and government agencies, such as the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), discuss the rising concern about adversaries using small drones to conduct terrorist ...
How to Convert New Procurement Programs and Upcoming Contracts into Opportunities as Global Powers Expand their Fleets
Region : GlobalRising global tensions, territorial expansionism, rise of non-state actor-led conflicts, and the associated displacement of population have fueled the expansion of naval deployments. As many nations face vessel obsolescence in the next few years and others have to deploy new, advanced naval assets to counter rival fleet expansionism, the market is ...
The Space Race is Alive and Well as Countries Seek Independence from Long-standing Current Satellite Navigation Systems to Capitalize on Downstream Ma
Region : North AmericaFrost & Sullivan estimates that by the end of 2017 there will be close to 6 billion devices worldwide that will utilize GNSS data in some form or fashion. This number could rise to almost 8.5 billion by 2021 as more of the populace purchases devices that in, some manner, use position and timing information. The largest installed base for GNSS dow...
Defense Budget Pressures are Driving Navies to Initiate Comprehensive Ship Service Life Extension and Modernization Programs
Region : GlobalThe economic downturn over the last decade has resulted in a number of cancellation, postponement, or downsizing of high-value defense programs. These actions have slowed down the induction of new ships into naval fleets. However, the requirement for strong naval assets is at a high amidst the political tensions in Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Sou...
A High-Growth Market that will Transition from Research and Testing to a Procurement Focus by the Early 2020s
Region : North AmericaThe global military unmanned maritime systems (UMS) market is experiencing significant growth and investment; however, funding has been, and continues to be, focused on research, development, and testing of unmanned maritime platforms and enabling technologies. Similar to the unmanned aircraft market, UMS technologies are advancing faster than Moor...
A Regional List of Non-government Military UAS Manufacturers Reveals Global Trends and Trade Relationships
Region : North AmericaThe competition to supply militaries with various types of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) is increasing. A global rise in defense spending to attain UAS capabilities is leading to companies continuously developing and/or upgrading platforms and sensors to meet rapidly changing and expanding military applications. In response, military UAS suppliers ...
Reduced Deliveries of New Aircraft, Increased Reliance on Modular Design, and Improved Engine Control Conflicts with Increased Event Costs Result in M
Region : North AmericaThe North American engine maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) market is the largest individual market, but will experience modest growth. Meanwhile, Fighter aircraft market will experience the most significant aircraft segment growth. New deliveries of airframes are slow, except in Russia and China, which are not included. Additionally, initial...USD 4,950read more
Jun 2017The first budget under the Trump administration, which includes the fiscal year 2018 Department of Defense (DoD) budget request highlighted within this research, has been published. The DoD request is notably higher than that of 2017 and may encounter opposition from both sides of the political aisle. The new research details the defense department...
New Policy Dynamics, Market Requirements, and Programs Present Myriad Opportunities for Companies
Region : GlobalAccording to SIPRI, India was the largest arms importer in the world during 2011–2015. The Indian government has revised the procurement policy after seeking responses from industry stakeholders. Frost & Sullivan has analyzed the competitive landscape of defense in India, which consists of public sector undertakings (PSUs), foreign defense compan...