Military Helicopter Market Research Report – Global Forecast till 2027

Military Helicopter Market: Information by Type (Heavy Cargo, Attack, Reconnaissance, Light Utility, Medium Utility, Maritime, and Search & Rescue), by Procurement Type (New Acquisitions, Upgrades), and by Region — Global Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/A&D/5900-HCR | February 2021 | Region: Global | 125 pages

Market Scenario


Military helicopters are helicopters that are either upgraded or built for usage by military forces. These helicopters assist in observing as well as in evacuation activities. Military helicopters also offer functionalities such as firing stability, tactical air control and exclusive economic zone protection. These advanced functionalities offered are driving the global military helicopter market.


Factors such as increasing helicopter fleet manufactured, territorial conflicts and the growing demand for replacement of obsolete fleets are bolstering the market growth. Additionally, factors such as increasing military expenditure by developed economies is also boosting the market growth. However, fluctuations in raw material prices and growing demand for upgradation as against newly built helicopters are expected to hamper the market growth. Stringent government regulations pertaining helicopter manufacturing and flying will also influence the global military helicopter market. For instance, in US, the Federal Aviation Administration provides the design approval to all military helicopter manufacturers.


The global military helicopter market is estimated to register a CAGR of nearly 8.4% during the forecast period of 2018 to 2023.


Segmentation of the Global Military Helicopter Market


Military Helicopter Market


Based on type, the attack segment accounted for the largest market share owing to factors such as increasing territorial conflicts and growing demand for attack helicopters by various governments is driving the market growth. Based procurement type, new acquisitions accounted for the largest market share owing to factors such as increasing helicopter fleet manufactured.


North America is estimated to account for the largest share during the review period. Presence of prominent players such as Lockheed Martin Corporation, and Boeing among others is driving the market growth. However, Asia Pacific is expected to grow at the fastest CAGR over the forecast period owing to factors such as increasing defense expenditure by developing economies such as China and India. Additionally, technological advancements are driving the market growth over the forecast period.


Intended Audience



  • Military Helicopter Manufactures

  • Helicopter Manufactures

  • Component Providers

  • Defense Organizations

  • Research Institutes

  • Regulatory Bodies


Key Players


The key players in the global military helicopter market are Lockheed Martin Corporation (US), Boeing (US), BAE Systems (UK), Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (India), Airbus S.A.S (France), Leonardo (Italy), Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. (US), Russian Helicopters, JSC (Russia), Korea Aerospace Industries, Ltd. (South Korea) and KAMAN CORPORATION (US).


Research Methodology


The market numbers and forecast derived were the outcome of our disciplined research methodology which includes secondary research, primary interviews, followed by data triangulation and validation from our in-house data repository and statistical modeling tools.


Secondary Research


In this process, the data collection was done through various secondary sources, which included annual reports, SEC filings, journals, government association, Aerospace & Defense magazines, white papers, corporate presentations, company websites, some paid databases and many others.


Primary Research


In this process, both demand side and supply side parties were involved to extract genuine facts and insights about market forecast, production, trend, and projected market growth. Industry stakeholders such as CEOs, VPs, directors, and marketing executives across the value chain have been approached to obtain key information.


Report Key Insights



  • Market Sizing, Forecast and Analysis: Detailed coverage on market segment and its sub segments

  • Regional / Country Trend and Forecast: Detailed analysis on North America, Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Latin America, along with key countries in each of the regions

  • Market dynamics intelligence: Market drivers, opportunities, trends, restraints, Porter’s five forces, supply chain & value chain analysis

  • Technology Trend, Regulatory Landscape, and Patent Analysis Outlook

  • Competitive Intelligence: Market share analysis, financial analysis, product benchmarking, strategic developments including JVs, Product Launch, and M&A

  • Regional attractiveness and related growth opportunities


Report Customization


MRFR offers report customization to our valued customers. Below are the options available for customization:



  • Company Profiles


In-depth profiling of additional market players (3 to 4 companies)



  • Country Level Analysis


Detailed analysis of a country and its related segment as per the report scope (subject to data availability)



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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :


The availability of upgraded functionalities such as firing stability, tactical air control is promoting the global market.

An 8.4% CAGR is estimated to propel the worldwide market in the impending period.

Bell Helicopter Textron Inc. (U.S.), Airbus S.A.S (France), Leonardo (Italy), Russian Helicopters, J.S.C. (Russia), and Korea Aerospace Industries, Ltd. (South Korea) are reinforcing the market.

The North American region is estimated to take the central position in the global market.

A prolific income level is estimated to fortify the market in the coming years.

Table of Contents

1. Executive Summary

2. Market Introduction

2.1. Market Definition

2.2. Scope of the Study

2.3. Market Structure

2.4. Key Takeaways

2.5. Key Buying Criteria

3. Research Methodology

3.1. Research Process

3.2. Primary Research

3.3. Secondary Research

3.4. Market Size Estimation

3.5. Forecast Model

3.6. List of Assumptions

3.7. Limitations

4. Market Landscape

4.1. Porter’s Five Forces Analysis

4.1.1. Threat of New Entrants

4.1.2. Bargaining Power of Buyers

4.1.3. Threat of Substitutes

4.1.4. Segment Rivalry

4.1.5. Bargaining Power of Supplies

4.2. Value Chain/Supply Chain Analysis

5. Market Dynamics

5.1. Introduction

5.2. Market Drivers

5.3. Market Restraints

5.4. Market Opportunities

6. Industry Dynamics

6.1. Technology Trend

6.2. Regulatory Landscape

6.3. Patent Analysis Outlook

7. Global Military Helicopter Market, by Type

7.1. Introduction

7.2. Heavy Cargo

7.2.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

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

7.3. Attack

7.3.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

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

7.4. Reconnaissance

7.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7.5. Light Utility

7.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7.6. Medium Utility

7.6.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.6.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7.7. Maritime

7.7.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.7.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

7.8. Search & Rescue

7.8.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

7.8.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

8. Global Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type

8.1. Introduction

8.2. New Acquisitions

8.2.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

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

8.3. Upgrades

8.3.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, 2020–2027

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

9. Global Military Helicopter Market, by Region

9.1. Introduction

9.2. North America

9.2.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020–2027

9.2.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.2.3. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.2.4. US

9.2.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.2.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.2.5. Canada

9.2.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.2.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3. Europe

9.3.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020–2027

9.3.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.3. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3.4. UK

9.3.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3.5. Germany

9.3.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3.6. France

9.3.6.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.6.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3.7. Russia

9.3.7.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.7.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.3.8. Rest of Europe

9.3.8.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.3.8.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4. Asia-Pacific

9.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Country, 2020–2027

9.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.3. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4.4. China

9.4.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4.5. Japan

9.4.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4.6. India

9.4.6.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.6.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4.7. Australia

9.4.7.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.7.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.4.8. Rest of Asia-Pacific

9.4.8.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.4.8.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.5. Middle East & Africa

9.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

9.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.5.3. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.5.4. UAE

9.5.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.5.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.5.5. Israel

9.5.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.5.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.5.6. South Africa

9.5.6.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.5.6.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.5.7. Rest of Middle East & Africa

9.5.7.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.5.7.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.6. Latin America

9.6.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Region, 2020–2027

9.6.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.6.3. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.6.4. Brazil

9.6.4.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.6.4.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.6.5. Rest of Latin America

9.6.5.1. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Type, 2020–2027

9.6.5.2. Market Estimates & Forecast, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

9.6.5.3.

10. Competitive Landscape

10.1. Competitive Scenario

10.2. Competitive Overview

10.3. Competitive Benchmarking

10.4. Market Share Analysis

11. Company Profiles

11.1. Airbus S.A.S

11.1.1. Company Overview

11.1.2. Product Offering

11.1.3. Financial Overview

11.1.4. Key Developments

11.1.5. Swot Analysis

11.1.6. Strategy

11.2. BAE Systems

11.2.1. Company Overview

11.2.2. Product Offering

11.2.3. Financial Overview

11.2.4. Key Developments

11.2.5. Swot Analysis

11.2.6. Strategy

11.3. Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.

11.3.1. Company Overview

11.3.2. Product Offering

11.3.3. Financial Overview

11.3.4. Key Developments

11.3.5. Swot Analysis

11.3.6. Strategy

11.4. Boeing

11.4.1. Company Overview

11.4.2. Product Offering

11.4.3. Financial Overview

11.4.4. Key Developments

11.4.5. Swot Analysis

11.4.6. Strategy

11.5. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

11.5.1. Company Overview

11.5.2. Product Offering

11.5.3. Financial Overview

11.5.4. Key Developments

11.5.5. Swot Analysis

11.5.6. Strategy

11.6. KAMAN CORPORATION

11.6.1. Company Overview

11.6.2. Product Offering

11.6.3. Financial Overview

11.6.4. Key Developments

11.6.5. Swot Analysis

11.6.6. Strategy

11.7. Korea Aerospace Industries, Ltd.

11.7.1. Company Overview

11.7.2. Product Offering

11.7.3. Financial Overview

11.7.4. Key Developments

11.7.5. Swot Analysis

11.7.6. Strategy

11.8. Leonardo

11.8.1. Company Overview

11.8.2. Product Offering

11.8.3. Financial Overview

11.8.4. Key Developments

11.8.5. Swot Analysis

11.8.6. Strategy

11.9. Lockheed Martin Corporation

11.9.1. Company Overview

11.9.2. Product Offering

11.9.3. Financial Overview

11.9.4. Key Developments

11.9.5. Swot Analysis

11.9.6. Strategy

11.10. Russian Helicopters, JSC

11.10.1. Company Overview

11.10.2. Product Offering

11.10.3. Financial Overview

11.10.4. Key Developments

11.10.5. Swot Analysis

11.10.6. Strategy


List of Tables

Table 1 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 2 North America: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 3 Europe: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 4 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 5 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 6 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 7 Global Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 8 North America: Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 9 Europe: Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 10 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 11 Latin America: Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 12 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter, Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 13 Global Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 14 North America: Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 15 Europe: Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 16 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 17 Latin America: Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 18 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Procurement Type Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 19 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 20 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 21 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

Table 22 North America: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 23 North America: Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 24 North America: Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

Table 25 Europe: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 26 Europe: Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 27 Europe: Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

Table 28 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market, by Country, 2020–2027

Table 29 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 30 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

Table 31 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 32 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 33 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

Table 34 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027

Table 35 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027

Table 36 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027

List Of Figures

FIGURE 1 Research Process of MRFR

FIGURE 2 Top-Down & Bottom-Up Approaches

FIGURE 3 Market Dynamics

FIGURE 4 Impact Analysis: Market Drivers

FIGURE 5 Impact Analysis: Market Restraints

FIGURE 6 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

FIGURE 7 Value Chain Analysis

FIGURE 8 Global Military Helicopter Market Share, by Type, 2020 (%)

FIGURE 9 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Type, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 10 Global Military Helicopter Market Share, by Procurement Type, 2020 (%)

FIGURE 11 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Procurement Type, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 12 Global Military Helicopter Market Share (%), By Region, 2020

FIGURE 13 Global Military Helicopter Market, by Region, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 14 North America: Military Helicopter Market Share (%), 2020

FIGURE 15 North America: Military Helicopter Market by Country, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 16 Europe: Military Helicopter Market Share (%), 2020

FIGURE 17 Europe: Military Helicopter Market by Country, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 18 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market Share (%), 2020

FIGURE 19 Asia-Pacific: Military Helicopter Market by Country, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 20 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market Share (%), 2020

FIGURE 21 Latin America: Military Helicopter Market by Region, 2020–2027 (USD Million)

FIGURE 22 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market Share (%), 2020

FIGURE 23 Middle East and Africa: Military Helicopter Market by Region, 2020–2027 (USD Million)