Military Communications Market Business Opportunities, Growth Insights, Trends, Size to 2027

Military Communications Market Business Opportunities, Growth Insights, Trends, Size to 2027

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Military Communications Market Business Opportunities, Growth Insights, Trends, Size to 2027


The global military communications market size is set to gain traction from the increasing adoption of satellite communication (SATCOM) technology. This technology aids in achieving ship-to-shore, ship-to-ship, air-to-ground, and air-to-air communications. It also provides tactical communication that can be easily integrated on aircraft, naval vessels, and vehicles. This information is published by Fortune Business Insights™ in a recent report, titled, “Military Communications Market Size, Share and Industry Analysis by Component (Hardware and Software), By Technology (SATCOM, VHF/UHF/L-Band, HF Communication, and Data Link), By Platform (Airborne, Ground, Naval, and Space), By Application (Command and Control, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR), Situational Awareness, Routine Operations, and Others), and Regional Forecast, 2019-2026.” The report further mentions that the Military Communications Market size was USD 39.86 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach USD 62.96 billion by 2026, thereby exhibiting a CAGR of 6.18% during the forecast period..

This Report Answers the Following Questions:

  • What are the Military Communications Market trends, growth drivers, and hindrances?
  • How many segments does the market have?
  • Which region is expected to lead by gaining the maximum revenue?
  • Which company would generate the largest share in the coming years?
  • What are the opportunities and challenges that the market may come across in the near future?

Drivers & Restraints:

Rising Investment in Military Worldwide to Accelerate Growth

In the defense sector, maintenance of consistent communication and protection of highly confidential information are two of the major requirements. Inaccurate transfer of real time data and leakage of crucial data may result in disputes and pose a risk to the safety of the masses worldwide. Defense communication is often dependent on a vast and complex network of software and hardware components for conveying the messages across the globe.

In addition to that, it consists of all the aspects related to the transmission of information by military forces for well-organized control, command, military surveillance, and functioning. The investment in the military is likely to upsurge in the coming years because of the rising disputes among various countries. However, such communication is mission-critical. Hence, it may hinder the Military Communications Market growth during the forecast period.

Browse Summary of This Research Insights with Detailed Table of Content:


Software Segment to Grow Rapidly Backed by Increasing Usage of SDR System

In terms of components, the market is bifurcated into software and hardware. The software segment held a 26.5% defense communication market share in 2018 and is expected to grow at a fast pace throughout the forecast period. This growth is attributable to the higher usage of software-defined radio (SDR) systems in military forces. SDR offers improved functions to the end-user. It is also capable of transmitting data, voice, and video across dissimilar systems. Besides, it can integrate cross banding and can perform multi modes of operations by utilizing multiple frequency bands.

Fortune Business Insights™ lists out all the organizations present in the military communication solution market. They are as follows:

  • Cobham PLC
  • Collins Aerospace
  • General Dynamics Corporation
  • Honeywell International Inc.
  • Iridium Communications Inc.
  • L3Harris Technologies, Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Raytheon Company
  • Rohde & Schwarz
  • Thales Group
  • Viasat Inc.

Regional Analysis:

Rising Commercial Aircraft Deliveries to Favor Growth in Asia Pacific

Based on the region, the market is segregated into North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, and the rest of the world. Out of these, North America procured USD 15.35 billion in Military Communications Market revenue in 2018. It occurred because of the existence of numerous prominent communication equipment and system manufacturers in this region. Europe is anticipated to grow considerably fueled by the presence of several naval and airborne communication solution manufacturers, namely, Cobham Plc. and Thales Group.

Asia Pacific, on the other hand, is projected to showcase robust growth in the coming years backed by the rising deliveries of commercial aircraft in the developing nations, such as China and India. Apart from that, these countries are experiencing a surge in military spending to remold their military systems for strengthening the defense sector.


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Added on July 1, 2021
Last Updated on July 1, 2021
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Bhagyashri Bhole
Bhagyashri Bhole

Pune, Maharashtra, India

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