1    Introduction    
1.1    Scope of this report    
1.2    Methodology    
1.3    Basic Scenario Assumptions    
1.1.1    Scenario I – Today’s Steady-State Markets    
1.1.2    Scenario II – Growth by Disruptive ‘SmallSats’, and Launch Technology    
1.4    Who is This Report For?    
1.4.1    Business Leaders & Business Developers    
1.4.2    Spacecraft Manufacturers    
1.4.3    Payload Manufacturers    
1.4.4    Ground Segment Manufacturers    
1.4.5    Launch System Operators and Modernizers    
1.4.6    Government Policy Setters    
1.5    Language Disclaimer and Further Information    

2    Executive Summary    
2.1    SATCOM – A Reality Check    
2.1.1    Insatiable Demand for Internet Bandwidth    
2.1.2    Space-based Communication Advantages    
2.1.3    Space-based Communication Disadvantages    
2.2    Major Findings    
2.3    Major Conclusions    
2.4    Data Transmission Demand    
2.5    Important Tables and Graphs    
2.5.1 Scenario I Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region    
2.5.2     Scenario II Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region    
2.5.3 Scenario I vs. II Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
2.6    Brief Review of Long-Range Communication    
2.6.1    Line-of-Sight Communications Geometry    
2.6.2 Technologies Summary

3    Current and Near Future Technologies    
3.1    Satellite Communications    
3.1.1    Atmospheric Absorption    
3.1.2    Basic Radio Communications    
3.1.3    Example of implementation    
3.1.4    Drivers    
3.1.5    Inhibitors    
3.2    Laser SatCom Communications    
3.2.1    State of Technology    
3.2.2    Example of implementation    
3.2.3    Drivers    
3.2.4    Inhibitors    
3.3    Terrestrial-Based Fiber Optics    
3.3.1    Terrestrial Fiber Optic Context    
3.3.2    State of Fiber Optic Technology    
3.3.3    American Fiber Optic Network Example    
3.3.4    Primary Fiber Optic Cable Uses    
3.3.5    Drivers    
3.3.6    Inhibitors    
3.4    Nanosatellites    
3.4.1    Overview    
3.4.2    Established Nanosatellite Technologies    
3.4.3    Near Future Nanosatellite Technologies    
3.4.4    Long Term Nanosatellite Technologies    
3.4.5    Low Cost, Light Weight Rockets    
3.4.6    Advanced Materials    
3.4.7    Thin Film Photovoltaics    
3.4.8    Batteries    
3.4.9    Ion Propulsion    
3.4.10    RF and Laser Communications    
3.4.11    Advanced Computational Micro-Electronics    
3.4.12    Orbital Mesh Networks    
3.4.13    Drivers    
3.4.14    Inhibitors    

4    Satellite Services/Technologies    
4.1    Fixed Satellite Services (FSS)    
4.2    Mobile Satellite Services    
4.3    Competitive Vendor Landscape    
4.4    Very Small Aperture Antenna Terminal – Sea    
4.5    Very Small Aperture Antenna Terminal – Terrestrial
4.6    C-Band    
4.7    Ka Band    
4.8    Ku Band    

5    Satellite Communication Market Forecasts by Technology    
5.1    Future Technology    
5.2    Future Market Drivers    
5.3    Future Market Inhibitors    
5.4    Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecasts    
5.4.1    Scenario I Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region    
5.4.2    Scenario II Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region    
5.4.3    Scenario I vs. II Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
5.5    Mobile Video Market Forecast    
5.5.1    Scenario I Mobile Video Market Forecast by Region    
5.5.2    Scenario II Mobile Video Market Forecast by Region    
5.5.3    Scenario I vs. II Mobile Video Market Forecast Comparison    
5.6    Mobile Data Market Forecast (non-video)    
5.6.1    Scenario I Mobile Data Market Forecast by Region    
5.6.2    Scenario II Mobile Data Market Forecast by Region    
5.6.3    Scenario I vs. II Mobile Data Market Forecast Comparison    
5.7    Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast    
5.7.1    Scenario I Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast by Region    
5.7.2    Scenario II Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast by Region    
5.7.3    Scenario I vs. II Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast Comparison    
5.8    Fixed Video Services Market Forecast    
5.8.1    Scenario I Fixed Video Services Market Forecast by Region    
5.8.2    Scenario II Fixed Video Services Market Forecast by Region    
5.8.3    Scenario I vs. II Fixed Video Services Market Forecast Comparison    
5.9    Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast    
5.9.1    Scenario I Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast by Region    
5.9.2    Scenario II Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast by Region    
5.9.3    Scenario I vs. II Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast Comparison    
5.10    Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast    
5.10.1    Scenario I Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast by Region    
5.10.2    Scenario II Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast by Region    
5.10.3    Scenario I vs. II Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast Comparison    

6    Satellite Communication Market Forecasts by Region    
6.1    Global Market    
6.1.1    Scenario I Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.1.2    Scenario II Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.1.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.2    Africa and Middle East    
6.2.1    Scenario I African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.2.2    Scenario II African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.2.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.3    Asia/Pacific    
6.3.1    Scenario I Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.3.2    Scenario II Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.3.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.4    Europe    
6.4.1    Scenario I European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.4.2    Scenario II European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.4.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II European Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.5    North America    
6.5.1    Scenario I North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.5.2    Scenario II North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.5.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.6    South America    
6.6.1    Scenario I South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.6.2    Scenario II South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology    
6.6.3    Scenario I vs. Scenario II South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison    
6.7    Regions Forecast - Country Wise Breakdown    
6.7.1    Europe    
6.7.2    Americas – North America and South America    
6.7.3    Asia    
6.7.4    Scenario I – Europe    
6.7.5    Scenario II – Europe    
6.7.6    Scenario I – Americas    
6.7.7    Scenario II – Americas    
6.7.8    Scenario I – Asia    
6.7.9    Scenario II – Asia    
6.7.10    Scenario I – Africa & Middle East    
6.7.11    Scenario II – Africa & Middle East    

7    Business Opportunities    
7.1    Developing World Mobile Services    
7.2    Improving Mobile Broadband Speeds    
7.3    Laser Communications    

8    Leading Companies In The Commercial & Military Satellite Communication Market    
8.1    Airbus Defence & Space    
8.1.1    Company profile    
8.1.2    Satellites - Products & Services    
8.1.3    Financial information    
8.1.4    Contact    
8.2    BAE Systems    
8.2.1    Company profile    
8.2.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.2.3    Financial information    
8.2.4    Contact    
8.3    Boeing Co.    
8.3.1    Company profile    
8.3.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.3.3    Financial Information    
8.3.4    Contact    
8.4    Elbit Systems    
8.4.1    Company profile    
8.4.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.4.3    Financial Information    
8.4.4    Contact    
8.5    Inmarsat    
8.5.1    Company profile    
8.5.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.5.3    Financial Information    
8.5.4    Contact    
8.6    Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)    
8.6.1    Company profile    
8.6.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.6.3    Financial Information    
8.6.4    Contact    
8.7    Leonardo    
8.7.1    Company profile    
8.7.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.7.3    Financial Information    
8.7.4    Contact    
8.8    Lockheed Martin    
8.8.1    Company profile    
8.8.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.8.3    Financial Information    
8.8.4    Contact    
8.9    Northrop Grumman Corp.    
8.9.1    Company profile    
8.9.2    Satellites – Products & Services    
8.9.3    Financial Information    
8.9.4    Contact    
8.10    Saab    
8.10.1    Company profile    
8.10.2    Satellites  – Products & Services    
8.10.3    Financial Information    
8.10.4    Contact    
8.11    Other Companies Of Interest    
8.11.1    Adcole Maryland Aerospace    
8.11.2    Advanced Space    
8.11.3    Addvalue Tech    
8.11.4    AST  & Science LLC    
8.11.5    Astro Digital    
8.11.6    Audacy    
8.11.7    Black Sky    
8.11.8    Bradford    
8.11.9    Bridgesat    
8.11.10    China Academy Of Space Technology    
8.11.11    Chang Guang Satellite Technology    
8.11.12    Clyde Space    
8.11.13    Ducommun Inc    
8.11.14    Effective Space Solutions Ltd.    
8.11.15    ExPace    
8.11.16    FOMS Inc    
8.11.17    GAUSS Srl    
8.11.18    Gom Space    
8.11.19    Goonhilly Earth Station    
8.11.20    HawkEye 360 Inc    
8.11.21    Innovative Solutions In Space    
8.11.22    ISS Reshetnev    
8.11.23    Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA)    
8.11.24    Kongsberg Satellite Services    
8.11.25    Luxspace    
8.11.26    Made In Space    
8.11.27    NASA – Swarm Technology    
8.11.28    Open Source    
8.11.29    OneWeb Satellites    
8.11.30    Phase Four    
8.11.31    Planet Inc    
8.11.32    Pumpkin Space Systems    
8.11.33    QinetiQ Space    
8.11.34    RBC Signals    
8.11.35    Relativity Space    
8.11.36    Rocket Lab    
8.11.37    SSL (formerly Space Systems/Loral, LLC)    
8.11.38    ThrustMe    
8.11.39    Tyvak Nano Satellite Systems Inc    
8.11.40    ViaSat   

List of Tables
Table 1: Scenario I Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region    
Table 2: Scenario II Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region
Table 3 - Scenario I vs. II Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 4 - Communication Payloads    
Table 5 - Space and non-space-based platforms    
Table 6 - Global On-Orbit Services    
Table 7 - Scenario I Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 8 - Scenario II Satellite Communication Consolidated Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2018-2025    
Table 9 - Scenario I vs. II Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 10 - Scenario I Mobile Video Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 11 - Scenario II Mobile Video Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 12 - Scenario I vs. II Mobile Video Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 13 - Scenario I Mobile Data Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 14 - Scenario II Mobile Data Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 15 - Scenario I vs. II Mobile Data Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 16 - Scenario I Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 17 - Scenario II Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 18 - Scenario I vs. II Laser Fiber Optic Communications Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 19 - Scenario I Fixed Video Services Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 20 - Scenario II Fixed Video Services Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 21 - Scenario I vs. II Fixed Video Services Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 22 - Scenario I Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 23 - Scenario II Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 24 - Scenario I vs. II Microsats/Nanosatellites Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 25 - Scenario I Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 26 - Scenario II Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast by Region by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 27 - Scenario I vs. II Tracking and Monitoring (MSS) Market Forecast Comparison by [$Millions] – 2020-2028    
Table 28 - Scenario I Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 29 - Scenario II Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 30 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II Global Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 31 - Scenario I African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 32 - Scenario II African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 33 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II African & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 34 - Scenario I Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 35 - Scenario II Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 36 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II Asian Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 37 - Scenario I European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 38 - Scenario II European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 39 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II European Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 40 - Scenario I North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 41 - Scenario II North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 42 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II North American Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 43 - Scenario I South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 44 - Scenario II South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Technology by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 45 - Scenario I vs. Scenario II South American Satellite Communication Market Forecast Comparison by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 46: Satellite Quick Facts (includes launches through 31st March,2019)    
Table 47: Number of Military Satellites -Country wise breakdown    
Table 48: Military Satellite Data – Seller Countries & Buyer Countries In Europe    
Table 49: Number of satellites sold by China to foreign entities per year    
Table 50: Scenario I - European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 51:  Scenario II - European Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 52: Scenario I - Americas Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 53: Scenario II - Americas Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 54: Scenario I - Asia Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 55: Scenario II - Asia Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 56: Scenario I – Africa & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 57: Scenario II – Africa & Middle East Satellite Communication Market Forecast by Country by [$Million] – 2020–2028    
Table 58 - Comprehensive List of Communication Satellites and Operating Frequencies