‘Top 15 Connected Aircraft Companies Dominate The Market” Says Visiongain Report

11 September 2018
Aviation

The importance of aircraft connectivity has arisen from the explosive growth in Wi-Fi enabled consumer electronic devices. Today, people regard Internet connectivity as an essential requirement, even whilst on the move, including in an aircraft cabin environment. Consumers are requiring connection for performing work tasks such as sending and answering email, or leisure activities such as updating social media or streaming content such as video and audio. For in-flight entertainment applications, the Internet is offering new opportunities for airlines in terms of passenger service. The challenge however, is to provide bandwidth capacity that can support high speed connections that match the quality of those on the ground, but in the air. Progress on this front is expected to continue with the launch and deployment of next generation, high throughput satellites from several leading satellite communications companies later this year.

Visiongain assesses that the top 15 connected aircraft account for the majority of the market. Aircraft connectivity is a relatively new sector and therefore, the market is currently heavily consolidated by a small number of players, the leaders of which occupy substantial shares. Many of these companies have already established robust positions in the aerospace and communications markets, particularly as aircraft system manufacturers and integrators and in-flight entertainment content and systems providers. These companies have the technological background and expertise to adapt products and services to accommodate the connectivity aspect. In the short term, it is likely that the structure of the market will present challenges to new entrants, particularly as existing players are already well established in their own right. However, with aircraft connectivity expected to grow significantly, there is the potential for the sector to open up more. It is also possible that this could also lead to further consolidation with new strategic partnerships and alliances based on previous activity. To supply connectivity, many OEMs require the services of satellite communication providers. Furthermore, satellite communication companies appear to be interested in expanding their presence and offering aircraft connectivity services, leading to substantial changes in the market dynamic.

This 422 page report comprehensively profiles the top 15 companies in the connected aircraft market, providing estimates of each company’s ranking according to connected aircraft market share and revenues. The report details 423 contracts and programmes illustrating the business opportunities. Furthermore, each company profile contains information relating to M&A, product and service information, and in-depth analysis, as well as a SWOT analysis, summarising key opportunities and challenges.

For sample pages and further information concerning the visiongain report, Top 15 Connected Aircraft Companies 2016: Leaders for In Flight Entertainment & Connectivity (IFEC) & the Internet of Things (IoT) please visit: http://www.visiongain.com/Sector/146/Aviation

For an executive summary please contact:
Email: Sara Peerun on sara.peerun@visiongainglobal.com
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7336 6100
Notes for Editors
If you are interested in a more detailed overview of this report, please send an e-mail to sara.peerun@visiongainglobal.comor call her on +44 (0) 207 336 6100

About visiongain
Visiongain is one of the fastest growing and most innovative independent media companies in Europe. Based in London, UK, visiongain produces a host of business-2-business conferences, newsletters, management reports and e-zines focusing on the Energy, Telecoms, Pharmaceutical, Defence, Materials sectors.

Visiongain publishes reports produced by its in-house analysts, who are qualified experts in their field. Visiongain has firmly established itself as the first port-of-call for the business professional, who needs independent, high quality, original material to rely and depend on.

Recent News

“US$8.83 billion Airport Security market driven by expanding international air travel” says Visiongain report

The United Nations World Tourism Organisation predicts that the total number of international arrivals will increase from 1.3 billion in 2018 to 1.8 billion by 2030.

18 June 2019

Read

“The Nano-UAV market set to grow to US$1.81bn by 2029” says new Visiongain report

The increasing trend for better video and image resolution capabilities of Nano UAV is expected to drive the market in future.

16 May 2019

Read

“Small Satellite market set to grow to $23.57bn by 2029” says new Visiongain report

Various emerging countries across the world are looking to develop a space-based capability, within a limited budget, and are doing so by investing in the development, manufacturing, and launch of small spacecraft.

01 May 2019

Read

“Visiongain reveals the Top 20 Commercial Aircraft Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO) Companies”

Airlines have to function in an extremely safety-conscious world and comply with airworthiness standards. Effective compliance is a vital component of any successful operation.

24 April 2019

Read

Kelloggs
3m
Thales
Shell
TEVA
Lockheed-Martin
Pfizer
Raytheon
Halliburton
Du-Pont
Honeywell
Daimler
BASF
Bayer
BP
BAE-Systems
Unilever