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Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition

Coming: May 2017

Available Licenses:

  • Standard: $4,295  
  • Enterprise: $8,295

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NSR delivers clarity and critical market insight.

Building on NSR’s long tradition of evaluating demand for aircraft connectivity, Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition (AERO5) offers the leading analysis and research on this dynamic market. AERO5 provides readers with an accurate and comprehensive assessment of ATG, FSS, MSS and GEO/non-GEO HTS connectivity to Commercial Passenger Aircraft, Business Jets and General Aviation markets.  Driven by NSR’s extensive experience in assessing aeronautical connectivity via satellite and air-to-ground trends and drivers, Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition provides a map for future direction in this high growth market.

The push to outfit aircraft with diverse forms of connectivity is continuing at an accelerated pace, not just for cabin, but for the cockpit as well. Building on over a decade of experience monitoring, analyzing and assessing the in-flight connectivity market, NSR’s Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition is the most recent and exhaustive view on revenues, units, ARPU, and capacity demand on a global scale, by region and connectivity type, for the next ten years. 

The NSR Advantage

With an unparalleled track record in evaluating and assessing in-flight connectivity, NSR’s Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition delivers the market’s reference study, including highly detailed information and unique data points to gauge where this fast growth segment of connectivity is headed. NSR’s AERO5 offers an objective and independent view on trends that will drive commercial IFC demand over the next decade.

NSR’s Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 5th Edition- Report Segmentation

Unparalleled Market Forecasts

Aeronautical Satcom Market, 5th Edition provides forecasts on key parameters to help readers assess the various markets for:

  • In-Service Units for each airframe market by frequency band and region
  • Retail and Wholesale Revenues that provide service and equipment revenues, showing how the value chain acts for each platform and frequency band.  Associated Average Revenues per User (ARPU) figures are provided for retail and wholesale revenues.
  • Capacity Demand for commercial FSS frequency (Ku-band) GEO-HTS satellites (Ku-band, Ka-band) and non-GEO HTS satellites

Who Should Purchase this Report:

  • MSS, FSS and HTS Satellite Operators
  • Air-to-Ground Aeronautical Service Operators
  • Distributors, Service Providers, Retailers and Resellers of Satellite Services and Capacity
  • Network Operators
  • Manufacturers of Terminals, Antennas, Smart Phones and Handsets
  • Airlines
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Business Jet Owners
  • Regulators
  • Spectrum Authorities
  • Financial Institutions
  • Agencies Funding Telecom Research and Development
  • Space Agencies
  • Mobile Satellite Services Users

Executive Summary

1. Context and Trends
1.1 Addressable Markets by Airframe
   1.1.1 Traffic Trends
   1.1.2 Orders
   1.1.3 Addressable Markets
1.2 Trends
   1.2.1 IFC Pricing
   1.2.2 Take-Up Rates & Speeds
   1.2.3 Demand Elasticity
   1.2.4 Business Models
   1.2.5 Cockpit and Operational Communications
   1.2.6 FSS/HTS Connected Airframe
   1.2.7 Business Models
   1.2.8 Flat Panel Antennas (FPAs) and Aero

2. Market Environment
2.1 IFC Market Value Chain
2.2 Service Providers Market Share
2.3 Equipment Manufacturers Market Share
2.4 Market Share by Connectivity Type
2.5 Market Share by Region
2.6 Market Share by Airframe
2.7 Penetration Rate (VSAT, MSS, HTS)

3. Forecasts
3.1 Global Forecast
   3.1.1 In-Service Units and Revenues
   3.1.2 By Airframe
   3.1.3 By Frequency Band
   3.1.4 By Segment
   3.1.5 By Service Type
   3.1.6 Capacity Demand
   3.1.7 Comparison with Previous NSR Forecasts
3.2 Airframe
   3.2.1 Wide Body by Band and Region
   3.2.2 Narrowbody by Band and Region
   3.2.3 Business Jets by Band and Region
   3.2.4 General Aviation by Band and Region
3.3 Segment
   3.3.1 Passengers
   3.3.2 Operational
3.4 Capacity Demand
   3.4.1 Global
   3.4.2 FSS Ku-band
   3.4.3 GEO-HTS Ku-band
   3.4.4 GEO-HTS Ka-band
   3.4.5 Non-GEO HTS Ku-band
   3.4.6 Non-GEO HTS Ka-band

Appendix: Forecast Methodology & Definitions