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UAV Propulsion System Market

UAV Propulsion System Market by End-User (Military & Defense, Commercial, Consumers), by Propulsion Type (Electric, Thermal, Hybrid), by Range (Long Range, Medium Range, Short Range) and by Region, and Global Forecast 2022-2028

Report Id: SNS/A&D/2527 | July 2022 | Region: Global | 134 Pages

Report Scope & Overview:

UAV Propulsion System Market Size was valued at 12.5% over the forecast period 2022-2028. UAVs have grown into highly competent platforms that may be used for a wide range of tasks. The capacity of unmanned aerial vehicles  to fight effectively in urban locations against widely dispersed forces while reducing collateral damage and attaining information superiority has allowed them to play a larger role in important operations. The increased need for and reliance on unmanned aerial vehicles in war fighting and peacekeeping operations has more than doubled the rate of UAV-related R&D in recent years.

A UAV's endurance is impacted by the propulsion technology utilized, as well as the aerodynamic design and amount of fuel carried. Several kinds of piston engines and electric motors have been produced by market participants to meet the energy requirements of a wide range of UAVs. The potential benefits of a propulsion system are quantified in terms of their impact on the overall cost of the UAV. Lightweight, more fuel-efficient engines enable the use of costly payload for a particular mission without considerably altering the UAV's size and cost. Electric propulsion systems have grown in favour among small or mini UAVs in recent years due to their obvious benefits: silent operation, ease of handling and storage, precise power management and control.

MARKET DYNAMICS:

KEY DRIVERS:

  • Increased Interest in UAVs for Border Monitoring

  • Increasing the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to combat internal and external security threats

RESTRAINTS:

  • Thermal Propulsion System Failure

  • Electric Propulsion System's Low Endurance

OPPORTUNITY:

  • The demand for UAV propulsion systems is increasing all over the world.

  • Extensive research and development by various major key players in the global market creates a variety of growth chances during the anticipated period.

IMPACT OF COVID-19:

The global COVID 19 pandemic has impacted a large portion of the population. As a result of the global pandemic, many people have lost their jobs. It has had an impact on the dynamics and growth of a number of sectors. Everyone is worried about their immunity and keeps a social distance. During the lockdown, numerous end-user industries' operational operations were interrupted, resulting in a fall in demand for the UAV propulsion system market, which results to lost sales income. Profit margins were also reduced as supply chain networks were disrupted.

However, by carefully planning according to market needs, the UAV propulsion system market is predicted to recover from this global pandemic by the end of the third quarter of the approaching year.

The market has been classified into three categories based on propulsion type: electric, thermal, and hybrid. The electric propulsion method is widely utilised in electric motors due to numerous advantages such as low maintenance, reduced noise generation, and low cost. A thermal system is utilised to improve endurance and increase military technology.

The market has been classified into three categories: long-range, medium-range, and short-range. Long-range will hold the greatest market share in the global market over the anticipated period due to increased application in armed forces.

The market has been segmented by end-user across the globe into military and defence activities, commercial activities, and consumer sectors. During the anticipated period, the military and defence sector will hold the highest market share in the global market due to increased utilisation in (ISR) intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance operations by armed forces.

The UAV propulsion market has a great potential for growth in the aerospace and military industries, which is primarily due to the rapid proliferation of UAVs. Aside from that, the rising use in commercial applications such as agriculture, photography, product transportation, and oil and gas has pushed the industry forward.

MARKET PLAYER

UAV Engine Ltd., Sky Power GmbH, Safran SA, LaunchPoint Technologies Inc., Hirth Engines GmbH, United Technologies Corporation, UAV Turbines, Inc., Rotron Power Ltd., Orbital Corporation, UAV Propulsion Tech.

Value Chain Analysis

The global market for UAV propulsion systems is expanding at an unbelievable rate due to the numerous benefits associated with it. Because of the availability of high-tech monitoring equipment, it is mostly employed to control illegal migration. It aids in the monitoring of deforestation. It also keeps rebel organisations and drug traffickers at bay, resulting in a safe atmosphere. It aids in cost-cutting technology. This system is deployable and simple to operate. It also reduces health risks and hazards.

MARKET SEGMENTS:

by End-User

  • Military & Defense

  • Commercial

  • Consumers

by Propulsion Type

  • Electric

  • Thermal

  • Hybrid

by Range

  • Long Range

  • Medium Range

  • Short Range

UAV Propulsion System Market Segment Chart

REGIONAL ANALYSIS:

The market for UAV propulsion systems has been segmented by region, with North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa being the most important. The North American region has the greatest market share in the global market due to the presence of different major key players such as Orbital Corporation, GE Aviation, Ballard Power Systems Inc., and many others, as well as increased investment

The European area holds the second-largest market share in the global market, owing to the increased use of UAV systems for reconnaissance missions, surveillance, and intelligence systems, which drives market demand to this region.

The Asia-Pacific region holds the third-largest market share in the global market because to increased terrorist activities in countries like as Australia, Indonesia, China, and India, which results in more expenditure on the military sector and hence boosts market demand.

Because of the lack of infrastructure in both of these regions, Latin America and the Middle East and Africa have the smallest market share. Another barrier to market expansion in these areas is a low per capital disposable income.

REGIONAL COVERAGE:

  • North America

    • USA

    • Canada

    • Mexico

  • Europe

    • Germany

    • UK

    • France

    • Italy

    • Spain

    • The Netherlands

    • Rest of Europe

  • Asia-Pacific

    • Japan

    • south Korea

    • China

    • India

    • Australia

    • Rest of Asia-Pacific

  • The Middle East & Africa

    • Israel

    • UAE

    • South Africa

    • Rest of Middle East & Africa

  • Latin America

    • Brazil

    • Argentina

    • Rest of Latin America

UAV Propulsion System Market Report Scope:
Report Attributes Details
Market Size in 2021 US$ xx Billion
Market Size by 2028 US$ xx Billion
CAGR CAGR of 12.5% From 2022 to 2028
Base Year 2021
Forecast Period 2022-2028
Historical Data 2017-2020
Report Scope & Coverage Market Size, Segments Analysis, Competitive  Landscape, Regional Analysis, DROC & SWOT Analysis, Forecast Outlook
Key Segments • By End-User (Military & Defense, Commercial, Consumers)
• By Propulsion Type (Electric, Thermal, Hybrid)
• By Range (Long Range, Medium Range, Short Range)
Regional Analysis/Coverage North America (USA, Canada, Mexico), Europe
(Germany, UK, France, Italy, Spain, Netherlands,
Rest of Europe), Asia-Pacific (Japan, South Korea,
China, India, Australia, Rest of Asia-Pacific), The
Middle East & Africa (Israel, UAE, South Africa,
Rest of Middle East & Africa), Latin America (Brazil, Argentina, Rest of Latin America)
Company Profiles UAV Engine Ltd., Sky Power GmbH, Safran SA, LaunchPoint Technologies Inc., Hirth Engines GmbH, United Technologies Corporation, UAV Turbines, Inc., Rotron Power Ltd., Orbital Corporation, UAV Propulsion Tech.
DRIVERS • Increased Interest in UAVs for Border Monitoring
• Increasing the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to combat internal and external security threats
RESTRAINTS • Thermal Propulsion System Failure
• Electric Propulsion System's Low Endurance


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Table of Content:

 

1. Introduction

1.1 Market Definition

1.2 Scope

1.3 Research Assumptions

 

2. Research Methodology

 

3. Market Dynamics

3.1 Drivers

3.2 Restraints

3.3 Opportunities

3.4 Challenges

 

4. Impact Analysis

4.1 COVID 19 Impact Analysis

 

5. Value Chain Analysis

 

6. Porter’s 5 forces model

 

7.  PEST Analysis

 

8.UAV Propulsion System Market, by End-User

8.1 Military & Defense

8.2 Commercial

8.3 Consumers

 

9.UAV Propulsion System Market, by Propulsion Type

9.1 Electric

9.2 Thermal

9.3 Hybrid

 

10.UAV Propulsion System Market, by Range

10.1 Long Range

10.2 Medium Range

10.3 Short Range

 

11. Regional Analysis

11.1 Introduction

11.2 North America

11.2.1 USA

11.2.2 Canada

11.2.3 Mexico

11.3 Europe

11.3.1 Germany

11.3.2 UK

11.3.3 France

11.3.4 Italy

11.3.5 Spain

11.3.6 The Netherlands

11.3.7 Rest of Europe

11.4 Asia-Pacific

11.4.1 Japan

11.4.2 South Korea

11.4.3 China

11.4.4 India

11.4.5 Australia

11.4.6 Rest of Asia-Pacific

11.5 The Middle East & Africa

11.5.1 Israel

11.5.2 UAE

11.5.3 South Africa

11.5.4 Rest

11.6 Latin America

11.6.1 Brazil

11.6.2 Argentina

11.6.3 Rest of Latin America

 

12.Company Profiles

12.1 UAV Engine Ltd.

12.1.1 Financial

12.1.2 Products/ Services Offered

12.1.3 SWOT Analysis

12.1.4 The SNS view

12.2 Sky Power GmbH

12.3 Safran SA

12.4 LaunchPoint Technologies Inc.

12.5 Hirth Engines GmbH

12.6 United Technologies Corporation

12.7 UAV Turbines, Inc.

12.8 Rotron Power Ltd.

12.9 Orbital Corporation

12.10 UAV Propulsion Tech

 

13. Competitive Landscape

13.1 Competitive Benchmarking

13.2 Market Share analysis

13.3 Recent Developments

 

14. Conclusion

 

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