1 INTRODUCTION 19
1.1 OBJECTIVES OF THE STUDY 19
1.2 MARKET DEFINITION 19
1.3 CURRENCY & PRICING 21
1.4 LIMITATIONS 22
1.5 MARKET STAKEHOLDERS 22

2 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 23
2.1 RESEARCH DATA 23
2.2 MARKET DEFINITION & SCOPE 24
2.2.1 SEGMENT DEFINITIONS 24
2.2.1.1 SATCOM equipment market for space, by satellite type 24
2.2.1.2 SATCOM equipment market for space, by application 24
2.2.1.3 SATCOM equipment market for space, by component 24
2.2.1.4 SATCOM equipment market for space, by end user 25
2.2.2 EXCLUSIONS 25
2.2.3 SECONDARY DATA 25
2.2.3.1 Key data from secondary sources 25
2.2.4 PRIMARY DATA 26
2.2.4.1 Key data from primary sources 26
2.2.4.2 Breakdown of primaries 27
2.3 RESEARCH APPROACH & METHODOLOGY 27
2.3.1 BOTTOM-UP APPROACH 27
2.3.1.1 Regional SATCOM equipment market for space 28
2.3.1.2 SATCOM equipment market for space for satellite type segments 28
2.3.1.3 SATCOM equipment market for space for application segments 28
2.3.1.4 SATCOM equipment market for space for end user segments 29
2.3.1.5 SATCOM equipment market for space for component segments 29
2.3.2 TOP-DOWN APPROACH 30
2.4 TRIANGULATION & VALIDATION 30
2.5 RESEARCH ASSUMPTIONS 32
2.5.1 MARKET SIZING 32
2.5.2 MARKET FORECASTING 32
2.6 RISKS 33
2.7 GREY AREAS 33

3 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 34

4 PREMIUM INSIGHTS 38
4.1 ATTRACTIVE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES IN SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE 38
4.2 SMALL SATELLITE (1–500 KG) SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY TYPE 38
4.3 COMMERCIAL END USER– SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY TYPE 39
4.4 GOVERNMENT & MILITARY END USER–SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE,
BY TYPE 39
4.5 SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY COUNTRY 40

5 MARKET OVERVIEW 41
5.1 INTRODUCTION 41
5.2 MARKET DYNAMICS 41
5.2.1 DRIVERS 42
5.2.1.1 Increase in satellite launches globally 42
5.2.1.1.1 Increase in the launch of small satellites 42
5.2.1.1.2 Growing demand for Ku- and Ka-band satellites 42
5.2.1.1.3 Demand for satellite networks to provide internet access 42
5.2.1.1.4 Increase in demand for earth observation and communications 43
5.2.2 OPPORTUNITIES 43
5.2.2.1 High data rate communication equipment 43
5.2.2.2 New 3D-printed RF components 43
5.2.2.3 New optical technology for inter-satellite communication 43
5.2.3 CHALLENGES 44
5.2.3.1 Regulatory challenges related to component design 44
5.2.3.2 Regulatory challenges due to the increasing number of proposed small satellite launches 44

6 INDUSTRY TRENDS 45
6.1 INTRODUCTION 45
6.2 TECHNOLOGY TRENDS 45
6.2.1 GRADUAL SHIFT FROM LEO SATELLITES TO GEO SATELLITES 45
6.2.2 INCREASING USE OF PHASED ARRAY ANTENNAS FOR BROADBAND COMMUNICATIONS IN SPACE 45
6.2.3 DESIGN OF NEW ANTENNAS COULD BOOST SATELLITE COMMUNICATIONS 46
6.2.4 3D PRINTING RF EQUIPMENT WILL CHANGE MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 46
6.2.5 INCREASING USE OF GAN IN THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE 46
6.2.6 INCREASING USE OF MODULAR SSPA 47
6.3 INNOVATIONS & PATENT REGISTRATIONS 47
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7 SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY COMPONENT 49
7.1 INTRODUCTION 50
7.2 TRANSPONDERS 51
7.2.1 RISE IN DEMAND FOR 5G COMMUNICATION SATELLITES WILL DRIVE THE MARKET FOR TRANSPONDERS 51
7.3 TRANSCEIVERS 51
7.3.1 TRANSMITTERS 52
7.3.1.1 Increased use of HTS for broadband connectivity 52
7.3.2 RECEIVERS 52
7.3.2.1 Increase in customer demand for high data rate applications 52
7.4 CONVERTERS 52
7.4.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF SATELLITES IN LEO FOR EARTH OBSERVATION WILL DRIVE THE MARKET FOR CONVERTERS 52
7.5 AMPLIFIERS 53
7.5.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF SATELLITES IN GEO FOR DEEP SPACE MISSIONS WILL DRIVE THE MARKET FOR AMPLIFIERS 53
7.6 SPACE ANTENNAS 54
7.6.1 INCREASED USE OF PHASED ARRAY ANTENNAS FOR COMMUNICATIONS WILL DRIVE THE MARKET FOR SPACE ANTENNAS 54
7.6.1.1 Wire Antennas 54
7.6.1.2 Horn Antennas 54
7.6.1.3 Array Antennas 54
7.6.1.4 Reflector Antennas 54
7.7 OTHERS 55

8 SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY SATELLITE TYPE 57
8.1 INTRODUCTION 58
8.2 CUBESAT (0.25U–27U) 59
8.2.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF CUBESATS FOR EARTH OBSERVATION IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET 59
8.3 SMALL SATELLITE (1-500 KG) 60
8.3.1 NANOSATELLITE (1–10 KG) 60
8.3.1.1 Use of nanosatellites for a variety of commercial applications 60
8.3.2 MICROSATELLITE (11–100 KG) 60
8.3.2.1 Testing new technologies in a realistic orbital environment 60
8.3.3 MINISATELLITE (101–500 KG) 60
8.3.3.1 Widely used for earth observation and broadband internet 60
8.4 MEDIUM SATELLITE (501–2,500 KG) 61
8.4.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF MEDIUM SATELLITES FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH & EXPLORATION IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET 61
8.5 LARGE SATELLITE (ABOVE 2,500 KG) 62
8.5.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF LARGE SATELLITES FOR NAVIGATION AND TRACKING IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET 62

9 SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY APPLICATION 63
9.1 INTRODUCTION 64
9.2 EARTH OBSERVATION & REMOTE SENSING 65
9.2.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF SATELLITES FOR EARTH OBSERVATION AND REMOTE SENSING EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET 65
9.3 COMMUNICATION 66
9.3.1 NEED FOR GLOBAL NETWORK COVERAGE WITH HIGH-SPEED DATA TRANSFER EXPECTED TO POSITIVELY INFLUENCE THE MARKET 66
9.4 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH & EXPLORATION 66
9.4.1 USE OF CUBESATS FOR PRELIMINARY SCIENTIFIC MISSIONS AND TESTING NEW TECHNOLOGIES EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH & EXPLORATION SEGMENT 66
9.5 NAVIGATION 67
9.5.1 LAUNCH OF NEW CONSTELLATIONS OF SATELLITES FOR GNSS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE 67
9.6 OTHERS 68

10 SATCOM EQUIPMENT MARKET FOR SPACE, BY END USER 70
10.1 INTRODUCTION 71
10.2 COMMERCIAL 72
10.2.1 SATELLITE OPERATORS/OWNERS 72
10.2.1.1 Increased demand for satellite communications services 72
10.2.2 SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT 72
10.2.2.1 Increased launch of satellites for deep space exploration 72
10.2.3 ENERGY INDUSTRY 72
10.2.3.1 Increased demand for satellite communications services 72
10.2.4 MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT 73
10.2.4.1 Increasing demand for on-demand and streaming information and entertainment 73
10.3 GOVERNMENT & MILITARY 74
10.3.1 SPACE AGENCIES 74
10.3.1.1 Increased demand for strategic satellites 74
10.3.2 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE & INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES 74
10.3.2.1 The continuously growing demand for bandwidth within the military 74
10.3.3 SEARCH & RESCUE ENTITIES 74
10.3.3.1 Earth observation satellites play a vital role in search & rescue operations 74
10.3.4 ACADEMIC RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS 75
10.3.4.1 Universities collaborate with space agencies to conduct research and launch satellites 75
10.4 COMMERCIAL, GOVERNMENT, & MILITARY 75
10.4.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF SATELLITES FOR INCREASED CONNECTIVITY AND PROVISION OF HIGH-SPEED DATA IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE MARKET 75
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11 REGIONAL ANALYSIS 77
11.1 INTRODUCTION 78
11.2 NORTH AMERICA 79
11.2.1 US 81
11.2.1.1 Increase in launch of satellites for 5G to drive the SATCOM equipment market in the US 81
11.2.2 CANADA 82
11.2.2.1 Increase in launch of satellites for scientific research & development expected to drive the SATCOM equipment market in Canada 82
11.3 EUROPE 84
11.3.1 RUSSIA 86
11.3.1.1 Increase in launch of satellites for increased connectivity is expected to drive the market in Russia 86
11.3.2 GERMANY 88
11.3.2.1 Partnerships with NASA and the ESA will impact the SATCOM equipment market in Germany 88
11.3.3 FRANCE 89
11.3.3.1 50-year partnership with the ISRO will impact the market for SATCOM equipment in France 89
11.3.4 UK 90
11.3.4.1 Increase in launch of medium satellites to drive the SATCOM equipment market in the UK 90
11.3.5 ITALY 91
11.3.5.1 Increase in launch of satellites for Communication to drive the SATCOM equipment market in the Italy 91
11.4 ASIA PACIFIC 92
11.4.1 CHINA 94
11.4.1.1 Major investments in space programs by the Chinese government is estimated to drive the SATCOM equipment market in China 94
11.4.2 JAPAN 95
11.4.2.1 Increase in spending on space science missions will impact the SATCOM equipment market in Japan 95
11.4.3 INDIA 96
11.4.3.1 Increased demand for Earth Observation and Remote Sensing applications will drive the SATCOM equipment market in India 96
11.4.4 SOUTH KOREA 98
11.4.4.1 Investment in the development of satellites for monitoring agriculture will impact the SATCOM equipment market in South Korea 98
11.4.5 AUSTRALIA 99
11.4.5.1 International Partnerships with Canada, the UK, and the UAE will impact the SATCOM equipment market in Australia 99
11.5 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA 100
11.5.1 THE MIDDLE EAST 102
11.5.1.1 Increase in launch of small satellite for earth observation is expected to drive the market in the Middle East 102
11.5.2 AFRICA 103
11.5.2.1 Increase in launch of small satellites for communications is expected to drive the market in Africa 103
11.6 SOUTH AMERICA 104
11.6.1 INCREASE IN LAUNCH OF LARGE SATELLITES FOR SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH IS EXPECTED TO DRIVE THE MARKET IN SOUTH AMERICA 104

12 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE 106
12.1 INTRODUCTION 106
12.2 MARKET RANK ANALYSIS, 2018 106
12.3 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 108
12.4 COMPETITIVE LEADERSHIP MAPPING 109
12.4.1 VISIONARY LEADERS 109
12.4.2 INNOVATORS 109
12.4.3 DYNAMIC DIFFERENTIATORS 109
12.4.4 EMERGING COMPANIES 109
12.5 COMPETITIVE SCENARIO 110
12.5.1 NEW PRODUCT LAUNCHES 110
12.5.2 CONTRACTS 111
12.5.3 PARTNERSHIPS, AGREEMENTS, MERGERS, COLLABORATIONS, AND ACQUISITIONS 112

13 COMPANY PROFILES 113
(Business Overview, Products/Services/Solutions Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View)*
13.1 AIRBUS SE 113
13.2 ANTWERP SPACE 115
13.3 BALL AEROSPACE AND TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION 116
13.4 COBHAM PLC 117
13.5 GENERAL DYNAMICS CORPORATION 119
13.6 GOMSPACE A/S 121
13.7 HARRIS CORPORATION 123
13.8 HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC. 125
13.9 ISIS - INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS IN SPACE B.V. 127
13.10 MAXAR TECHNOLOGIES 128
13.11 MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC CORPORATION 131
13.12 NEC SPACE TECHNOLOGIES, LTD. 134
13.13 OXFORD SPACE SYSTEMS 136
13.14 RUAG GROUP 137
13.15 TESAT-SPACECOM GMBH & CO. KG 138
*Details on Business Overview, Products/Services/Solutions Offered, Recent Developments, SWOT Analysis, and MnM View might not be captured in case of unlisted companies.
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14 APPENDIX 139
14.1 DISCUSSION GUIDE 139
14.2 KNOWLEDGE STORE: MARKETSANDMARKETS’ SUBSCRIPTION PORTAL 141
14.3 AVAILABLE CUSTOMIZATIONS 143
14.4 RELATED REPORTS 143