Drone Payload Market Research Report – Forecast to 2027

Drone Payload Market by Type (EO/IR, Cameras, SAR, SIGINT, ELINT, COMINT, MPR, Laser Sensors, CBRN Sensors & Optronics), End-User (Defense & Commercial), Application (Mapping and Surveying, Photography, Monitoring, ISR, Others) & Region–Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/A&D/4822-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 100 pages

Please note that the assessment period of report has been updated from 2018-2023 to 2020-2027. Cordially fill the sample form for updated data.

Market Scenario


The drone payload system is the weight a drone can carry and includes cameras, sensors, and other components. It varies for different applications. For instance, the payload of drones used in the military sector is larger than the commercial drones and include weapon systems and missiles. Similarly, the payload of drones used for commercial applications is larger than the ones used for personal purposes. The payload of UAVs used in commercial sector includes letters, meals, medicines, and other packages for delivery. However, major restraints of the drone payload market include privacy issues and national security regulations.


Weight,  size, degree of autonomy, and energy source of a drone are major factors influencing its maximum payload capacity. These technical specifications are directly impact the drone’s performance capabilities, for example it’s range, flight duration, and loading capacity. Heavy payloads may in some cases be distributed over several drones, exceeding the payload of only one drone.


Nowadays, the design and configuration of drone airframes mainly depend on the task to be performed and the payload to be carried. The companies are focused on developing drone airframe structures with reduced size, high durability, and other improved features. Focus on reducing manufacturing costs for airframe components, use of composite materials, and health monitoring are some of the key trends concerning drone payload market space.


The increasing need for advancement in technology will offer new growth opportunities to the market players. The factors responsible for market growth are focus on technology advancement, innovative use of microelectromechanical devices, and reduction in the size of sensors. Meanwhile, companies such as Amazon, UPS, Google, and other delivery service providers are experimenting with UAVs for delivery purposes instead of diesel-burning delivery trucks.


The global drone payload market has been segmented by type, end-user, application, and region. Synthetic aperture radar is the most widely used type, and thus, the segment has the largest market share. By end-user, the defense segment is estimated to witness the largest demand during the forecast period, owing to the high adoption rate of drones in the sector. By application, the mapping and surveying segment is estimated to witness the largest demand during the forecast period.


Global Drone Payload Market, By Segmentation


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By region, the market is segmented into North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, the Middle East & Africa, and Latin America. North America is expected to dominate the market in the coming years, due to the presence of major drone and payload vendors in the U.S. Asia-Pacific follows North America in the global drone payload market and is estimated to trail North America during the forecast period due to the increased military spending on drone payloads in countries such as India and China. The global drone payload market is estimated to witness a CAGR of 17%, from 2018 to 2023.


Key Players


The key players in the global drone payload market are BAE Systems Plc (U.K), Elbit Systems Ltd (Israel), Lockheed Martin Corporation (U.S.), Northrop Grumman Corporation (U.S.), Aerovironment Inc. (U.S.), Thales Group (France), Israel Aerospace Industries (Israel), Parrot S.A. (France), SZ DJI Technology Co. Ltd (China), and 3D Robotics Inc (U.S.).


The report for Global Drone Payload Market of Market Research Future comprises extensive primary research, along with the detailed analysis of qualitative as well as quantitative aspects by various industry experts and key opinion leaders; it helps the reader gain a deeper insight into the market and industry performance. The report gives a clear picture of the current market scenario, including historical and projected market size in terms of value and volume, technological advancement, macroeconomic and governing factors in the market. The report provides detailed information and strategies of the top key players in the industry. The report also contains a broad study of the different market segments and regions.



1 Executive Summary

2 Scope of the Report

2.1 Market Definition

2.2 Scope of the Study

2.2.1 Research Objectives

2.2.2 Assumptions & Limitations

2.3 Markets Structure

3 Market Research Methodology

3.1 Research Type

3.2 Secondary Research

3.3 Primary Research

3.4 Forecast Model

4 Market Landscape

4.1 Supply Chain Analysis

4.1.1 Raw Material Suppliers

4.1.2 Manufacturers/Producers

4.1.3 Distributors/Retailers/Wholesalers/E-Commerce

4.1.4 End-Users

4.2 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.2.1 Threat of New Entrants

4.2.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.2.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.2.4 Threat of Substitutes

4.2.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry

5 Market Dynamics of Drone Payload Market

5.1 Introduction

5.2 Drivers

5.3 Restraints

5.4 Opportunities

5.5 Challenges

5.6 Trends/Types

6. Drone Payload Market, by Type

6.1 Introduction

6.2 EO/IR

6.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.3 Cameras

6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.3 Search and Rescue

6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.4 Signal Intelligence

6.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027


6.5 Electronic Intelligence

6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.6 Communication Intelligence

6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.7 Electronic Intelligence

6.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.8 Communication Intelligence

6.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.9 Maritime Patrol Radar

6.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.10 Laser Sensors

6.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.11 CBRN Sensors

6.11.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

6.11.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

6.12 Optronics

6.12.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

` 6.12.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7. Drone Payload Market, by End-User

7.1 Introduction

7.2 Defense

7.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7.3 Commercial

7.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

8. Drone Payload Market, by Application

8.1 Introduction

8.2 Mapping and Surveying

8.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

8.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

8.3 Photography

8.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

8.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

8.4 Monitoring

8.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

8.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

8.5 Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR)

8.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

8.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027


8.6 Others

8.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

8.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

11. Drone Payload Market, by Region

11.1 Introduction

11.2 North America

11.2.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.2.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.2.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.2.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.2.5 U.S.

11.2.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.2.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.2.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.2.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.2.6 Canada

11.2.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.2.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.2.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.2.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3 Europe

11.3.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.5 Germany

11.3.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.6. France

11.3.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.7 Italy

11.3.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.8 Spain

11.3.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.9 U.K

11.3.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.10 Russia

11.3.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.10.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.10.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.11 Poland

11.3.11.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.11.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.11.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.11.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.3.12 Rest of Europe

11.3.12.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.3.12.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.3.12.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.3.12.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4 Asia-Pacific

11.4.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4.7 China

11.4.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4.8 India

11.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4.9 Japan

11.4.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4.8 Australia & New Zealand

11.4.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.4.11 Rest of Asia-Pacific

11.4.11.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.4.11.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.4.11.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.4.11.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027


11.5 Middle East & Africa

11.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.5.7 G.C.C.

11.5.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.5.8 Israel

11.5.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.5.9 North Africa

11.5.9.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.9.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.9.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.9.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.5.10 Turkey

11.5.10.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.10.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.10.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.10.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.5.11 Rest of the Middle East & Africa

11.5.11.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.5.11.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.5.11.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.5.11.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.6 Latin America

11.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.6.5 Brazil

11.6.5.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.6.5.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.6.5.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.6.5.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.6.6 Mexico

11.6.6.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.6.6.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.6.6.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.6.6.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.6.7 Argentina

11.6.7.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.6.7.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.6.7.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.6.7.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

11.6.8 Rest of Latin America

11.6.8.1 Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

11.6.8.2 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

11.6.8.3 Market Estimates & Forecast, by End-User, 2020–2027

11.6.8.4 Market Estimates & Forecast, by Application, 2020–2027

10. Company Landscape

10.1 Introduction

10.2 Market Strategy

10.3 Key Development Analysis

(Expansions/Mergers & Acquisitions/Joint Ventures/New Type Developments/Agreements/Investments)

11. Company Profiles

11.1 BAE Systems Plc

11.1.1 Company Overview

11.1.2 Financial Updates

11.1.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.1.4 Strategy

11.1.5 Key Developments

11.1.6 SWOT Analysis

11.2 Elbit Systems Ltd

11.2.1 Company Overview

11.2.2 Financial Updates

11.2.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.2.4 Strategy

11.2.5 Key Developments

11.2.6 SWOT Analysis

11.3 Lockheed Martin Corporation

11.3.1 Company Overview

11.3.2 Financial Updates

11.3.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.3.4 Strategy

11.3.5 Key Developments

11.3.6 SWOT Analysis

11.4 Northrop Grumman Corporation

11.4.1 Company Overview

11.4.2 Financial Updates

11.4.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.4.4 Strategy

11.4.5 Key Developments

11.4.6 SWOT Analysis

11.5 Aerovironment Inc.

11.5.1 Company Overview

11.5.2 Financial Updates

11.5.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.5.4 Strategy

11.5.5 Key Developments

11.5.6 SWOT Analysis


11.6 Thales Group

11.6.1 Company Overview

11.6.2 Financial Updates

11.6.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.6.4 Strategy

11.6.5 Key Developments

11.6.6 SWOT Analysis

11.7 Israel Aerospace Industries

11.7.1 Company Overview

11.7.2 Financial Updates

11.7.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.7.4 Strategy

11.7.5 Key Developments

11.7.6 SWOT Analysis

11.8 Parrot S.A.

11.8.1 Company Overview

11.8.2 Financial Updates

11.8.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.8.4 Strategy

11.8.5 Key Developments

11.8.6 SWOT Analysis

11.9 SJII DJI Technology Co. Ltd

11.9.1 Company Overview

11.9.2 Financial Updates

11.9.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.9.4 Strategy

11.9.5 Key Developments

11.9.6 SWOT Analysis

11.10 3D Robotics Inc.

11.10.1 Company Overview

11.10.2 Financial Updates

11.10.3 Type/Business Segment Overview

11.10.4 Strategy

11.10.5 Key Developments

11.10.6 SWOT Analysis

12. Conclusion


LIST OF TABLES


Table 1 Drone Payload Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 2 North America: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 3 Europe: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 4 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 5 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 6 Latin America: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 7 Global Drone Payloads Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 8 North America: Drone Payloads Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 9 Europe: Drone Payloads Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table10 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table11 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table12 Latin America: Drone Payloads Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table13 Global Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table14 North America: Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table15 Europe: Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table16 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table17 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table18 Latin America: Drone Payloads End-User Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table19 Global Drone Payloads Application Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table20 North America: Drone Payloads Application Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table21 Europe: Drone Payloads Application Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table22 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Application Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table23 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads Application Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table24 Latin America: Drone Payloads Application Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table25 Global Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table26 Global End-User Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table27 Global Application Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table28 North America: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table29 North America: Drone Payloads Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table30 North America: Drone Payloads Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

Table31 North America: Drone Payloads Market, by Application, 2020–2027

Table34 Europe: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table35 Europe: Drone Payloads Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table36 Europe: Drone Payloads Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

Table37 Europe: Drone Payloads Market, by Application, 2020–2027

Table40 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table41 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table42 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

Table43 Asia-Pacific: Drone Payloads Market, by Application, 2020–2027

Table44 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table45 Middle East & Africa Drone Payloads Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table46 Middle East & Africa Drone Payloads Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

Table47 Middle East & Africa: Drone Payloads Market, by Application, 2020–2027

Table48 Latin America: Drone Payloads Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table49 Latin America Drone Payloads Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table50 Latin America Drone Payloads Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

Table51 Latin America: Drone Payloads Market, by Application, 2020–2027


LIST OF FIGURES

FIGURE 1 Drone Payload Market Segmentation

FIGURE 2 Forecast Research Methodology

FIGURE 3 Five Forces Analysis of Drone Payload Market

FIGURE 4 Value Chain of Drone Payload Market

FIGURE 5 Share of Drone Payload Market in 2020, by Country (%)

FIGURE 6 Drone Payload Market, 2020–2027,

FIGURE 7 Drone Payload Market Size by Types, 2020

FIGURE 8 Share of Drone Payload Market, by Type, 2020–2027

FIGURE 9 Drone Payload Market Size, by End-User, 2020

FIGURE 10 Share of Drone Payload Market, by End-User, 2020–2027

FIGURE 11 Drone Payload Market Size, by Application, 2020

FIGURE 12 Share of Drone Payload Market, by Application, 2020–2027