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 ...USD 4,950read more
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...
Advanced Technologies Will Produce Cost and Time Efficiencies by Providing High-Quality Training When and Where Needed
Region : North AmericaThe US armed services are beginning to see the benefits of mixed reality training; however, more funding needs to be dedicated to researching and developing the optimal mix of virtual and live training to maximize cost efficiencies. Demand for increasingly complex and realistic virtual environments, immersive virtual training, and distributed learn...
May 2017Since the taking of Crimea by the Russians in 2014, tensions have been rising in the Baltic Sea Region. During 2016, a Russian SU-27 fighter intercepted a US RC-135 flying within international airspace and a pair of Su-24 Russian jets flew what was described by US defense officials as mock strafing runs over a US Navy destroyer as it was conducting...