1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 12
1.1 GLOBAL MARKET SCENARIO 13
1.1.1 GLOBAL UAV MARKET, BY VOLUME (UNITS) 13
1.1.2 GLOBAL UAV MARKET, BY VALUE ($MILLION) 14
1.2 UAV MARKEYT, BY CLASS 15
1.3 UAV MARKET, BY COMMERCIAL APPLICATION  16
1.4 UAV MARKET, BY NON-COMMERCIAL APPLICATION  17
1.5 UAV MARKET, BY PAYLOAD  18
1.6 REGIONAL ANALYSIS  19
2 REPORT SCOPE & BIS RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 20
2.1 REPORT SCOPE 21
2.1.1 MARKET SEGMENTATION 21
2.1.2 ASSUMPTIONS & LIMITATIONS 22
2.1.3 STAKEHOLDERS 23
2.2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 24
2.2.1 MARKET ESTIMATION 25
2.2.2 MARKET SIZE ESTIMATION 27
2.2.3 MARKET SHARE ESTIMATION 29
2.2.3.1 MARKET ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: SECONDARY DATA SOURCES 29
2.2.3.2 MARKET ESTIMATION METHODOLOGY: PRIMARY DATA SOURCES 30
3 INDUSTRY ANALYSIS  31
3.1 EVOLUTION OF UAV 32
3.2 VALUE CHAIN ANALYSIS 33
3.3 ON-GOING UAV PROJECTS1 34
3.4 ON-GOING UAV PROJECTS2 36
3.5 FUTURE UAV PROGRAM 36
3.6 UAV FUNDINGS AND PROCUREMENT 37
3.6.1 AUSTRIA UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS)  37
3.6.2 FRANCE UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS) 37
3.6.3 GERMANY UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS) 38
3.6.4 U.K. UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS) 38
3.6.5 SWEDEN UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS) 39
3.6.6 ITALY UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2008-2015 (UNITS) 39
3.6.7 JAPAN UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2015 (%) 40
3.6.8 INDIA UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2015 (%) 40
3.6.9 U.S. UAV PROCUREMENTS, 2011-2015 ($MILLION) 41
3.6.10 CHINA FUNDINGS, 2015 (%) 41
4 MARKET DYNAMICS 42
4.1 INTRODUCTION 43
4.2 DRIVERS 44
4.3 RESTRAINTS 46
4.4 OPPORTUNITIES 47
4.5 CHALLENGES 48
5 COMPETITIVE INSIGHTS 49
5.1 GROWTH STRATEGIES 50
5.2 KEY MARKET PLAYERS  51
5.3 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS 52
5.3.1 MARKET SHARE OF COMMERCIAL UAV MANUFACTURERS (BASED ON VOLUME 52
5.3.2 MARKET SHARE OF NON-COMMERCIAL UAV MANUFACTURERS (BASED ON REVENUE)  52
5.4 KEY MARKET DEVELOPMENTS 53
5.4.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES & DEVELOPMENTS 54
5.4.2 MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS  56
5.4.3 AGREEMENTS, PARTNERSHIPS, JV, & CONTRACTS 57
5.4.4 MOTHER DEVELOPMENTS  63
6 UAV MARKET SIZE BY CLASS 64
6.1 UAV, BY CLASS 65
6.2 UAV SPENDINGS BY RANGE 66
6.3 UAV MARKET, BY CLASS  67
6.3.1 SMALL UAV MARKET 69
6.3.1.1 SMALL UAV MARKET, BY TYPE 70
6.3.1.2 SMALL UAV BY APPLICATION 71
6.3.2  LARGE UAV MARKET 73
6.3.2.1 LARGE UAV MARKET, BY TYPE 74
6.3.2.2 LARGE UAV BY APPLICATION 75
7 UAV MARKET SIZE BY PAYLOAD 76
7.1 CAMERA INSTALLED IN UAVS 77
7.1.1  CAMERA INSTALLATION IN UAV BY TYPE & APPLICATION 78
7.2 UAV MARKET VOLUME BY SENSOR TYPE 79
7.3 HIGH SPEED DATA COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS IN UAVS 80
7.4 INERTIAL NAVIGATION SYSTEM & MEMES AHRS IN UAVS 81
7.5 AUTOPILOTS IN UAVS  82
7.6 ELECTRONIC WARFARE SYSTEMS IN UAVS  83
7.7  SENSE AND AVOID SYSTEMS IN UAVS 84
8 INDUSTRY INSIGHTS ON COMPONENTS OF UAVS 85
8.1 INTRODUCTION 86
8.2 PROPULSION SYSTEMS IN UAV  87
8.2.1 PROPULSION SYSTEMS IN UAV BY MODELS 88
8.3 PAYLOADS IN UAVS 89
8.4 AIRFRAMES OF UAVS 90
9 UAV MARKET SIZE BY APPLICATION 91
9.1 INTRODUCTION 92
9.2 UAV MARKET, BY COMMERCIAL APPLICATION 93
9.2.1 COMMERCIAL UAV MARKET VOLUME BY GEOGRAPHY 94
9.2.2 COMMERCIAL UAV MARKET VALUE BY GEOGRAPHY 95
9.2.3 COMMERCIAL UAV MANUFACTURERS DENSITY  96
9.2.4 COMMERCIAL UAV KEY PLAYERS ANALYSIS 97
9.2.5 COMMERCIAL UAV FAA REGULATIONS 98
9.3 COMMERCIAL UAV MARKET, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS  99
9.3.1 CCOMMERCIAL UAV MARKET VOLUME, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS 100
9.3.2 COMMERCIAL UAV MARKET VALUE, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS 101
9.3.3 COMMERCIAL UAV MARKET SHARE BY SUB-APPLICATION  103
9.3.4 AGRICULTURE UAV APPLICATION 104
9.3.4.1 UAV PLAYERS IN AGRICULTURE MARKET 105
9.3.5 HOBBY UAV APPLICATION 106
9.3.6 PHOTOGRAPHY & EVENT SHOOTING UAV APPLICATION 107
9.3.7 MAPPING & SURVEILLANCE UAV APPLICATION 108
9.3.8 FILM PRODUCTION & MARKETING UAV APPLICATION 109
9.3.9 OIL & GAS UAV APPLICATION 110
9.3.10 WILDLIFE RESEARCH & MONITORING 111
9.3.11 METEROLOGY UAV APPLICATION 112
9.3.12 MINING & NATUIRAL RESOURCE EXPLORATION 113
9.3.13 PRODUCT DELIVERY UAV APPLICATION  114
9.3.14 OTHER COMMERCIAL UAV APPLICATIONS 115
9.4 MILITARY UAV APPLICATION  116
9.4.1 UAV MANUFACTURER DENSITY IN MILITARY APPLICATION 117
9.4.2 KEY UAV MANUFACTURERS IN MILITARY APPLICATION 118
9.4.3 MILITARY UAV IMPORTS BY COUNTRY 119
9.4.4 MILITARY UAV APPLICATION MARKET BY GEOGRAPHY 120
9.4.4.1 MILITARY APPLICATION: UAV MARKET VOLUME, BY GEOGRAPHY (UNITS) 120
9.4.4.2 MILITARY APPLICATION: UAV MARKET VALUE, BY GEOGRAPHY ($MILLION) 121
9.4.5 MILITARY UAV MARKET, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS  122
9.4.5.1 MILITARY APPLICATION: UAV MARKET VOLUME, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS (UNITS) 122
9.4.5.2 MILITARY APPLICATION: UAV MARKET VALUE, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS ($MILLION) 123
9.4.5.3 ISR 124
9.4.5.4 COMBAT OR TARGET NEUTRALIZATION 124
9.5 HOMELAND SECURITY UAV APPLICATION MARKET   125
9.5.1 HOMELAND SECURITY UAV MARKET BY REGION  126
9.5.2 HOMELAND SECURITY UAV MARKET, BY SUB-APPLICATIONS 127
9.5.2.1 BORDER SECURITY & SURVEILLANCE  128
9.5.2.2 POLICE INVESTIGATION 128
9.5.2.3 TRAFFIC MONITORING  129
9.5.2.4 SEARCH & RESCUE 129
9.5.2.5 DISASTER MANAGEMENT 130
10 UAV MARKET SIZE, BY GEOGRAPHY 131
10.1 INTRODUCTION 132
10.2 NORTH AMERICA  133
10.2.1 NORTH AMERICA: UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION  134
10.2.1.1 UAV MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY APPLICATION (UNITS) 134
10.2.1.2 UAV MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY APPLICATION ($MILLION) 135
10.2.2 NORTH AMERICAN COUNTRIES UAV MARKET SIZE, BY APPLICATION 136
10.2.2.1 UAV COMMERCIAL UAV APPLICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA, BY COUNTRY 136
10.2.2.2 MILITARY UAV APPLICATION MARKET IN NORTH AMERICA 137
10.3 EUROPE 138
10.3.1 EUROPE UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 139
10.3.1.1 UAV MARKET IN EUROPE, BY APPLICATION (UNITS) 139
10.3.1.2 UAV MARKET IN EUROPE, BY APPLICATION ($MILLION) 140
10.3.2 EUROPEAN COUNTRIES UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 141
10.3.2.1 COMMERCIAL UAV APPLICATION MARKET IN EUROPE, BY COUNTRY 141
10.3.2.2 EUROPE: MILITARY UAV APPLICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY 142
10.3.2.3 EUROPE: HOMELAND SECURITY UAV APPLICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY  143
10.4 APAC 144
10.4.1 APAC UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 145
10.4.1.1 UAV MARKET IN APAC, BY APPLICATION (UNITS) 145
10.4.1.2 UAV MARKET IN APAC, BY APPLICATION ($MILLION) 146
10.4.2 APAC COUNTRIES UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 147
10.4.2.1 COMMERCIAL UAV APPLICATION MARKET IN APAC, BY COUNTRY 147
10.4.2.2 APAC: MILITARY UAV APPLICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY 148
10.5 ROW 149
10.5.1 ROW UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 150
10.5.1.1 UAV MARKET IN ROW, BY APPLICATION (UNITS) 150
10.5.1.2 UAV MARKET IN ROW, BY APPLICATION ($MILLION) 151
10.5.2 ROW: MAJOR COUNTRIES UAV MARKET, BY APPLICATION 152
10.5.2.1 COMMERCIAL UAV APPLICATION MARKET IN ROW, BY COUNTRY 152
10.5.2.2 ROW: MILITARY UAV APPLICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY 153
10.5.2.3 ROW: HOMELAND SECURITY UAV APPLICATION MARKET, BY COUNTRY  154
11 COMPANY PROFILES 155
11.1 KEY PLAYER ANALYSIS BY REGION 156
11.2 NORTHROP GRUMMAN  157
11.3 LOCKHEED MARTIN CORPORATION  162
11.4 THE BOEING COMPANY 167
11.5 AEROVIRONMENT INC.  172
11.6 THALES GROUP  177
11.7 BAE SYSTEMS  182
11.8 SAAB AB  187
11.9 ELBIT SYSTEMS LTD. 192
11.10 DASSAULT AVIATION  197
11.11 AIRBUS GROUP (EADS) 202
11.12 CYBAERO AB 207
11.13 IAI 211
11.14 GENERAL ATOMICS 214
11.15 DJI INNOVATIONS 216
11.16 3D ROBOTICS  218
11.17 PARROT 220
12 APPENDIX  225
12.1 KEY INDUSTRY INSIGHTS 226
12.2 SOURCES 227
12.3 ABBREVIATIONS 228
12.4 RELATED REPORTS