Key factors, such as the increasing popularity of UAS in civil and commercial applications with the need for constant inspection at hazard-prone locations such as disaster management, industrial inspection has led to a growth in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) market. Military being one of the prominent end-users, the UAS also known as the UAV or drones are utilized for effective remote location and surveillance services by the military as well as the civil sector. Further, their uses by research agencies such as NASA for carrying out effective research has led to a demand for UAS in the market.
However, the stringent government regulations, and the growth of drone hacking and jamming systems, are likely to pose restraints to the market. Besides operational issues such as system failure and sensor issues are likely to hinder the growth of the market.
The Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market is segmented further based on Component, Solution Type, Solution Trait, Rack Unit, Deployment, Modality, Application, Organization Size, Industry Vertical, and Geography.
By Size, the market is classified as very small UAS, small UAS, mini UAS, and large UAS. Amongst the two, the small UAS segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
By Range, the market is classified as Close Range, Short Range, and High Range. Amongst all, the short-range is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.
By Energy Source, the market is classified as traditional Airplane Fuel, Battery Cell, and Fuel Cell. Amongst all, the battery cells segment holds the highest market share.
By Type, the market is classified as Fixed Wing and Rotary Wing. Amongst all, the fixed-wing is estimated to hold the highest market share.
By Level of Autonomy, the market is classified as Automatic Drones and Autonomous Drones. Amongst the two, the automatic drones segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
By Property, the market is classified as commercial drones and consumer drones. Amongst the two, commercial drones are estimated to hold the highest market share.
By Payloads, the market is classified as 25-150 Kilograms, < 25 Kilograms and >150 Kilograms. Amongst all, the 25-150 kg segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
By Application, the market is classified as Recreation, Education/ Academic research, Real Estate, Filmmaking/ Photography/ Videography, Industrial, First responder services (Police, Fire, and Medical), Oil and Gas facilities inspection, Data Aggregation or Analytic services, Law enforcement & Public benefit, Survey/ mapping/ GIS, Agriculture, and Others. Amongst all, the agriculture segment is estimated to hold the highest market share.
By End Users, the market is classified as commercial, civil, and military. Amongst all, the military segment is estimated to hold the highest market share during the forecast period.
By Geography, North America is projected to lead the market.
1. Lockheed Martin has launched launching VCSi, a new vehicle control software for enabling operators to control multiple unmanned aircraft types operating anywhere in the world - 20th February 2018
2. Northrop Grumman has conducted the US Air Force’s RQ-4 Global Hawk Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) through the Global Hawk ground station modernization program (GSMP). - 22nd December 2020
Some of the companies covered in this report are Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Boeing, Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd, Da-Jiang Innovations Science and Technology Co., Ltd., 3D Robotics, AeroVironment, Inc., Parrot SA, AscTec, and Xaircraft
The report includes a Competitive Quadrant, a proprietary tool to analyze and evaluate the position of companies based on their Industry Position score and Market Performance score. The tool uses various factors for categorizing the players into four categories. Some of these factors considered for analysis are financial performance over the last 3 years, growth strategies, innovation score, new product launches, investments, growth in market share, etc.
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- Important market dynamics and trends
- Market segmentation
- Historical, current, and projected size of the market based on value and volume
- Market shares and strategies of key players
- Recommendations to companies for strengthening their foothold in the market
1.1 Study Objectives
1.2 Market Definition
1.4 Years Considered
1.6 Key Shareholders
2 Research Methodology
2.1 Research Process
2.2 Data Collection and Validation
2.2.1 Secondary Research
2.2.2 Primary Research
2.3 Market Size Estimation
2.4 Assumptions of the Study
2.5 Limitations of the Study
3 Executive Summary
4 Market Overview
4.2 Market Dynamics
18.104.22.168 Increasing popularity of UAS in civil and commercial applications
22.214.171.124 Growing need for industrial inspection, mitigating natural disasters and ensuring public safety
126.96.36.199 Enabling safer research
188.8.131.52 Rising demand for remote location and surveillance
184.108.40.206 Rise in drone hacking and jamming systems
220.127.116.11 Stringent Government regulations
18.104.22.168 Operational issues of UAS
22.214.171.124 R&D Investments in drone technologies
126.96.36.199 increasing availability of low-cost unmanned systems
188.8.131.52 Advancements in sensor technologies
184.108.40.206 Rise in the directed energy weapons
220.127.116.11 Less development for countering smaller UAS
5 Market Analysis
5.1 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
5.2 Impact of COVID-19
5.3 Ansoff Matrix Analysis
6 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Size
6.2 Very Small UAS
6.3 Small UAS
6.4 Mini UAS
6.5 Large UAS
7 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Range
7.2 Close Range
7.3 Short Range
7.4 High Range
8 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Energy Source
8.2 Traditional Airplane Fuel
8.3 Battery Cell
8.4 Fuel Cell
9 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Type
9.2 Fixed Wing
9.3 Rotary Wing
10 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Level of Autonomy
10.2 Automatic Drones
10.3 Autonomous Drones
11 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Property
11.2 Commercial Drones- By Endurance
11.2.1 Low-Endurance Low-Altitude
11.2.2 Average-Endurance Low-Altitude
11.2.3 Average-Endurance Average-Altitude
11.2.4 High-Endurance High-Altitude
11.3 Consumer Drones- By type
11.3.1 Low Range Drones
11.3.2 Average Range Drones
12 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Payloads
12.2 25-150 Kilograms
12.3 < 25 Kilograms
12.4 >150 Kilograms
13 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Application
13.3 Education/ Academic research
13.4 Real Estate
13.5 Filmmaking/ Photography/ Videography
13.7 First responder services (Police, Fire, Medical)
13.8 Oil and Gas facilities inspection
13.9 Data Aggregation or Analytic services
13.10 Law enforcement & Public benefit
13.11 Survey/ mapping/ GIS
14 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By End Users
14.2.1 Disaster Relief
14.2.3 Conservation of Biodiversity
15 Global Unmanned Aircraft Systems Market, By Geography
15.2 North America
15.3 South America
18.104.22.168 Rest of Europe
22.214.171.124 South Korea
126.96.36.199 Rest of APAC
15.6 Rest of the World
188.8.131.52 Saudi Arabia
184.108.40.206 South Africa
220.127.116.11 United Arab Emirates
18.104.22.168 Latin America
16 Competitive Landscape
16.1 Competitive Quadrant
16.2 Market Share Analysis
16.3 Competitive Scenario
22.214.171.124 Mergers & Acquisitions
126.96.36.199 Agreement, Collaborations, & Partnerships
188.8.131.52 New Product Launches & Enhancements
184.108.40.206 Investments & Funding
17 Company Profiles
17.1 Lockheed Martin Corporation
17.2 Northrop Grumman Corporation
17.3 3D Robotics, Inc
17.4 AeroVironment, Inc
17.5 The Boeing Company
17.6 Yamaha Motor Company Limited
17.7 Israel Aerospace Industries
17.8 SZ DJI Technology Co., Ltd.
17.9 Aeryon Labs Inc (FLIR Systems)
17.10 Leptron Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Inc (Geotech Environmental Equipment)
17.11 Parrot SA
17.12 Airborne Innovations LLC (Schiff Nutrition)
17.13 Airbus Aerial
17.14 Airgon LLC
17.15 Alta Devices (Hanergy Holdings Group)
17.16 SenseFly (Parrot SA)
17.17 ALX Systems SA
17.18 AscTec (Intel)
17.21 Kesper Drone
- Lockheed Martin Corporation
- Northrop Grumman Corporation
- 3D Robotics, Inc
- AeroVironment, Inc
- The Boeing Company
- Yamaha Motor Company Limited
- Israel Aerospace Industries
- SZ DJI Technology Co., Ltd.
- Aeryon Labs Inc (FLIR Systems)
- Leptron Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Inc (Geotech Environmental Equipment)
- Parrot SA
- Airborne Innovations LLC (Schiff Nutrition)
- Airbus Aerial
- Airgon LLC
- Alta Devices (Hanergy Holdings Group)
- SenseFly (Parrot SA)
- ALX Systems SA
- AscTec (Intel)
- Kesper Drone