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    Military Antenna Market Trend & Forecast | 2028

    Military Antenna Market Trend & Forecast | 2028
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    Market Insights

    The military antenna market is estimated to grow from US$ 3.93 Billion in 2022 to US$ 5.53 Billion by 2028 at a CAGR of 5.81% during the forecast period.

    Military Antenna Market Size

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    What is a military antenna?

    Military antennas are specialized devices used by military forces for communication, surveillance, reconnaissance, and electronic warfare purposes. These antennas are designed to operate in challenging and hostile environments, providing reliable and secure communication links for military personnel.

    Military Antenna Market Report Overview

    Market Size in 2028

    USD 5.53 Billion

    Market Size in 2022

    USD 3.93 Billion

    Market Growth (2023-2028)

    CAGR of 5.5%

    Base Year of Study

    2022

    Trend Period

    2017-2021

    Forecast Period

    2023-2028

     

    Government investments and funding to uplift military and defense capabilities are responsible for adopting advanced military and defense equipment that utilizes embedded systems. This contributes to the growth of the market during the forecast period. The investment is mainly focused on the development and manufacturing of advanced and innovative weapons and products at reasonable prices for the defense and military sectors of the United States.

    According to the United States Department of Defense (DOD), the government of the United States spends more than 50% of its total budget annually on the military and defense sectors. The increasing demand for military antenna systems also depends on innovative technological advancements which strengthen the overall growth of the market worldwide.

    For instance, Cobham Aerospace Communications has introduced a Wide Band High Frequency (HF) antenna capable of transmitting data at a rate 10 times higher than traditional HF antennas. This Wide Band High Frequency (HF) antenna allows for users to share images and videos, with transmissions able to cross thousands of miles.

    Additionally, Syntonics LLC has planned to provide the First Shipment of FORAX Antenna Remoting Equipment to Australia. This system is majorly provided to military customers to support multiple military HF (High Frequency) radios.

    Market Dynamics

    The market is driven by a host of factors, some of which are noted below:

    • The growing transformation of military equipment joined with the boost in legacy systems around the world.
    • The rise in defense expenditure, increasing border disputes, technological advancements, and increasing adoption of advanced warfare techniques.
    • High initial costs and economic instability in developed regions are the major restraints to the market worldwide.
    • Increasing demand for surveillance systems and growth in the requirement for better border security.
    • Growing military expenditure in developed and developing nations, such as Germany, Europe, the US, Japan, China, and India.
    • An expansion in defense and military spending is estimated to boost the adoption of advanced technologies in the military sector.
    • The rising concern for strengthening the defense and military sector is expected to facilitate the deployment of antennas in military communication in a combat zone.
    • In the U.S. region, in the Caribbean and Central America, changes in military expenditure are mainly driven by Mexico due to its use of military force against drug cartels, which registered for 77 percent of the sub-region’s spending.

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    Segment Analysis

    Type

    The market is bifurcated into aperture antennae, array antennas, dipole antennas, loop antennas, monopole antennas, and traveling wave antennas. The dipole antenna segment accounted for the largest market share in 2022 & is expected to remain dominant during the forecast period. Most radar systems for military usage employ this kind of antenna.

    However, due to the rise in remote sensing and defense radar applications, the array antenna segment is predicted to exhibit a considerable CAGR during the projection period.

    Platform Trends

    The market is bifurcated into Airborne, Marine, and Ground. The marine segment accounted for a significant market share in 2022 & will remain the biggest market for military antennae in the forecast period

    Maritime VSAT includes the usage of satellite communication through a very small-aperture terminal (VSAT) on a moving ship. Since a ship moves, the antenna requires to be alleviated with orientation to the sphere and True north. Thus, require an antenna to constantly point at the satellite it utilizes to receive and transmit signals. The marine antenna is generally deemed to be the most essential element in a shipborne station for maritime satellite communications (MARSAT).

    Application Trends

    The market is segmented into surveillance, electronic warfare, navigation, communication, Satcom, and telemetry. Under these, the communication segment is expected to have the largest share in 2022 & is expected to maintain its dominance in the market during the forecast period.

    The increase in the use of warfare tools and systems by military personnel during combat operations is attributed to supremacy.

    Also, it is anticipated that the electronic warfare segment would expand at a considerably high CAGR during the forecast period. The increase in demand for modernized military radar and antenna systems is to liability for this.

    Frequency Band Trends 

    The market is segmented into High Frequency (HF), Very High Frequency (VHF), Ultra-High Frequency (UHF), Super High Frequency (SHF), and Extremely High Frequency (EHF). Super High Frequency (SHF) accounts for the largest market share in 2022 & is expected to maintain its supremacy during the forecast period, due to an increase in the demand for military antennae in warfare.

    The increasing demand for consistent military satellite communication is mainly boosting growth within the market segment. The little wavelength of this band enables the transmission of narrow beams by space antennas such as horn antennas and parabolic dish antennas.

    Regional Analysis

    North America dominated the market with a significant share in 2022 & is likely to maintain its supremacy in the market throughout the forecast period

    The high military investment by the United States government is expected to facilitate the adoption of military antennae in the defense sector of the US, which in turn is expected to contribute to the growth of the market in the North American region over the forecast period.

    Military Antenna Market By Region

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    Concurrently, Asia Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth in the market during the forecast period. The key factors responsible for the swift growth are the continuous up-gradation in the military and defense sector by upgrading warfare platform technologies.

    Major countries, including China, India, and Japan are investing a huge amount in the up-gradation and advancement of the military sector by introducing advanced communication devices and related platforms in defense.

    Key Players

    The following are some of the major players in the military antenna market:

    The overall competitive landscape has been affected due to these mergers and acquisitions. There is stiff competition in the market. The growth of the companies is directly dependent on industry conditions and government support. These companies differentiate their military robot offerings based on their quality and penetration in the target and emerging markets. Also, some major mergers and acquisitions in the industry recently have significantly influenced the competitive dynamics. For example:

    • In March 2021, Airbus entered into an agreement with Eutelsat to develop EUTELSAT 36D armed with 70 Ku-band transponders, a steerable antenna, and around 5 downlink beams. EUTELSAT 36D offers performance optimization and flexibility to provide service in Europe, Russia, and Africa.
    • In October 2021, L3Harris Technologies was selected by NASA to perform a second, advanced study to substantially enhance the timeliness and accuracy of the US weather. This involves avionics parts and antenna production.
    • In October 2021, L3Harris Technologies entered into an agreement with the US Air Force Research Laboratory worth of $5.7 million to incorporate a low-Earth orbit terminal (antenna) into rotary-wing aircraft to develop and improve aerial communications ability.

    Research Methodology

    This report offers high-quality insights and is the outcome of a detailed research methodology comprising extensive secondary research, rigorous primary interviews with industry stakeholders, and validation and triangulation with Stratview Research’s internal database and statistical tools.

    More than 1,000 authenticated secondary sources, such as company annual reports, fact books, press releases, journals, investor presentations, white papers, patents, and articles have been leveraged to gather the data.

    We conducted more than 10 detailed primary interviews with the market players across the value chain in all four regions and with industry experts to obtain both qualitative and quantitative insights.

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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    Military antennas are specialized devices used by military forces for communication, surveillance, reconnaissance, and electronic warfare purposes. These antennas are designed to operate in challenging and hostile environments, providing reliable and secure communication links for military personnel.

    The market is estimated to grow from US$ 3.93 Billion in 2022 to US$ 5.53 Billion by 2028.

    The market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.81% during the forecast period.

    The major players in the market are Airbus (Netherlands), General Dynamics (US), Honeywell International Inc. (US), L3Harris Technologies (US), Maxar Technologies (US).

    North America dominated the market with a significant share in 2022 & is likely to maintain its supremacy in the market throughout the forecast period.

    Asia Pacific is expected to witness the fastest growth in the market during the forecast period.

    The marine segment accounted for a significant market share in 2022 & will remain the biggest market for military antennae in the forecast period.

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