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Author: Asif Anwar
Publication Date: Dec 12 2018
Pages: 43
Report Type: Forecast and Outlook

Commercial UAS Market Outlook 2017-2027

Report Summary:

There will be a growing market for commercial UAS platforms and associated services with demand led by the agriculture, commercial security and first responder sectors. Strategy Analytics forecasts the commercial UAS market will grow to over $15.1 billion by 2027. Establishing favourable regulatory frameworks will be the single most important factor that will drive mass adoption of commercial UAS platforms across government and enterprises. Integration into civilian airspace will follow as regulations start to mature, with capabilities enabled using sense-and-avoid technologies in conjunction with machine learning and artificial intelligence.

Table of Contents

1.       Executive Summary

2.       Introduction

3.       Commercial UAS Market Demand and System Outlook

3.1     UAS Market Forecast by Platform Type

3.2     UAS Market Forecast by Region

3.3     UAS Market Forecast by Application

3.4     Mission Sensor Payload Market

4.       Commercial UAS Platform Applications

4.1     Agriculture

4.2     Energy & Utilities

4.3     Communications and Other Infrastructure

4.4     Transportation/Delivery services

4.5     Commercial Security and Surveillance

4.6     Emergency First Responder Applications

4.7     Media and Entertainment

4.8     Other

4.8.1       Insurance

4.8.2       Construction

4.8.3       Mining

5.       Commercial UAS Payload Sensors

5.1     Visual Sensors

5.2     Thermal Sensors

5.3     Multispectral Sensors (EO/IR)

5.4     Hyperspectral Sensors

5.5     LiDAR Sensors

5.6     Radar and Other Technologies

6.       Creating the Regulatory Framework

6.1     Regulatory Overview

6.2     Regulatory Requirements in Poland UK, EU and US

6.2.1       Poland Commercial UAS Regulations

6.2.2       UK Commercial UAS Regulations

6.2.3       European Union (EU) UAS Regulations

6.2.4       The US FAA Regulations

6.3     Expanding Commercial UAS Flights into Civilian Airspace

7.       Enabling Technologies for Civilian Airspace Integration

7.1     Overview of Key Technologies

7.2     SAA/DAA Developments in the Military UAS

7.2.1       Euro Hawk

7.2.2       Hermes 900 StarLiner

7.2.1       ODREA

7.2.2       SkyGuardian

7.2.3       Triton

7.2.4       Watchkeeper

7.2.5       Other Activity

8.       Conclusions and Recommendations

9.       Appendices

9.1     Methodology

10.    How Can We Help You?

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