1. Market Research
  2. > Aerospace and Defence Market Trends
  3. > Target Drone Market: By Specification (Size, Speed, Payload, Autonomy, Reach, Others), By Engine Type (Piston, Wankel, Turboprop, Turbojet, Others), By Application (Target and Decoy, Training, Reconnaissance, Others)-Forecast (2016-2021)

Target Drone Market: By Specification (Size, Speed, Payload, Autonomy, Reach, Others), By Engine Type (Piston, Wankel, Turboprop, Turbojet, Others), By Application (Target and Decoy, Training, Reconnaissance, Others)-Forecast (2016-2021)

  • November 2015
  • -
  • Industry ARC
  • -
  • 145 pages

Summary

Table of Contents

Target drones are autonomously or remotely guided unmanned aircrafts used for various defense operations. These are generally propelled by reciprocating, rotary or rocket engines. These drones are of various size and specifications that define the level of threat imposed by actual target they are imitating to. Earlier, these were generally used by airforce for anti-aircraft target practice during training. But with further development these are now capable of various other operations like reconnaissance, decoy, research and development of various weapons and targeting systems, tracking, monitoring and so on.

Developments are on their way for defense grade autonomous operations of target drones like take off, landing, target following, return to base and so on. Due to strict regulations the OEMs are constrained to limited domains but due to huge scope in future applications the developments are not being stalled. Some of the major aircraft manufacturing units are converting retired combat aircrafts into target drones. The Boeing converted retired QF-16 to full scale aerial target drone with higher capabilities, replacing the existing QF-4 fleet.

The target drone market is segmented into three verticals: by specification, by engine type and applications. Under specification it is further categorized to size, speed, endurance, altitude, autonomy, maneuverability, reach, payload and retrieval system. The report contains in-depth analysis of the vertical segments of this market.

Some of the prominent key players of this market include:
Lockheed Martin Corporation (U.S),
The Boeing Co. (U.S),
Northrop Grumman Corporation (U.S),
Griffon Aerospace, Inc. (U.S),
BAE Systems, plc. (U.K),
BSK Defense S.A (Greece),
Kratos Defense and Security Solutions, Inc. (U.S),
Aerotargets International,LLC (U.S) and many more.

The major keyplayers are profiled in this report including company overview, financial overview, business strategies, product portfolios, recent developments and market shares.

Please note: this report requires certain updates. We have all the information available but require 2 business days to complete the process and ensure it is as up-to-date as possible.


Get Industry Insights. Simply.

  • Latest reports & slideshows with insights from top research analysts
  • 24 Million searchable statistics with tables, figures & datasets
  • More than 10,000 trusted sources
Get This Report
24/7 Customer Support

Talk to Veronica

+1 718 514 2762

Purchase Reports From Reputable Market Research Publishers
Military Drones: Market Shares, Market Strategies, and Market Forecasts, 2016 to 2022

Military Drones: Market Shares, Market Strategies, and Market Forecasts, 2016 to 2022

  • $ 4100
  • Industry report
  • October 2016
  • by WinterGreen Research

Worldwide military drone markets are poised to achieve significant growth with the use of cameras on stable flying armament platforms positioned as the best technology for knocking out terrorist enclaves. ...

Geospatial Analytics Market by Type, Technology, Application, Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

Geospatial Analytics Market by Type, Technology, Application, Vertical, and Region - Global Forecast to 2021

  • $ 7150
  • Industry report
  • January 2017
  • by MarketsandMarkets

“Geospatial analytics market projected to grow at a CAGR of 19.2%” The geospatial analytics market is projected to grow from USD 30.71 billion in 2016 to USD 73.91 billion by 2021, at a CAGR of 19.2%. ...

Military Radar Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

Military Radar Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

  • $ 5795
  • Industry report
  • December 2016
  • by Transparency Market Research

Global Military Radar Market: Overview This market research study analyzes the military radar market on global basis and provides estimates in terms of revenue (USD million) from 2015 to 2024. It describes ...


ref:plp2015

Reportlinker.com © Copyright 2017. All rights reserved.

ReportLinker simplifies how Analysts and Decision Makers get industry data for their business.