Commercial Aviation Flight Management Systems Market Report 2013-2018: Featuring Honeywell, Thales, GE, Lufthansa Amongst Others

Jul 02, 2013, 12:35 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Commercial Aviation Flight Management Systems Market 2013-2018" report to their offering.

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This report deals with Flight Management Systems (FMS). FMS is concerned mainly with integrating navigation, flight parameters and navigation to achieve a systematic and consolidated auto flight control in order to maximize aircraft efficiency. Flight safety is the major concern of all aircraft operators, as well as the airlines, which demand ongoing improvisation in FMS technology, resulting in the continuing growth of this segment.

Key Take-Aways:

- The FMS market is expected to grow slow within the study period; but this market is expected to grow huge in the long run
- The market size for FMS is expected to be $1.8 billion in 2018
- There are eight major market players in the world in this market who are mainly located in US and Europe
- There is much focus on the technology part of FMS since Nextgen and SESAR is going to make drastic changes in the global aviation industry
- The market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 3% during the period 2013-2018

The FMS market size is expected to measure $1.8 billion by 2018. The market is anticipated to grow at a CAGR of 3% during the period 2013-2018. With the US identified as the fastest growing region.

Key Topics Covered:

1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Market Overview
3.1 Market Definition - Commercial Aviation Flight Management Systems Market
3.2 FMS
3.2.1 FMS Consists Of Three Components
3.2.2 Flight Management Computer
3.2.3 Control Display Unit
3.3 Visual Display
3.4 Market Segmentation
3.4.1 Market Segmentation Based On Geography
3.4.2 Market Segmentation Based On Aircraft Types

4 Market Dynamics
4.1 Drivers and Restraints
4.2 Drivers
4.2.1 Aircraft Deliveries
4.2.2 Nextgen Aircrafts
4.2.3 Improvisation In Operational Planning By Airlines
4.2.4 Increase In Safety Operations
4.2.5 Need For Proper Fuel Management
4.2.6 Fleet Renewal And Expansion
4.2.7 Impact Analysis For Drivers
4.3 Restraints
4.3.1 Slow Economic Growth
4.3.2 Aircraft Backlogs
4.3.3 Impact Analysis For Restraints
4.4 Challenges
4.4.1 System Complexity
4.4.2 Lack Of Control Of Aircraft Path
4.4.3 Loss Of Situational Awareness
4.4.4 Error Data Entry

5 Technology Roadmap
5.1 Introduction
5.2 FMS with Classical 3d Trajectory
5.3 Introduction of 4d Trajectory
5.4 Nextgen FMS

6 Market Analysis
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Market Analysis In Terms Of Geography
6.3 Market Analysis Based On Aircraft Type
6.4 Market Analysis In Terms Of Aircraft Type In Different Geographies
6.5 Analysis Of Potential Area Of Growth In Terms Of Geography And Aircraft Types

7 Scenario Analysis
7.1 Factors Considered For Scenario Analysis
7.1.1 Aircraft Backlogs
7.1.2 Inflation
7.1.3 Economic Recession

8 Competitive Landscape
8.1 Global Flight Management Systems Market, Region Wise Concentration Of Fms Manufacturers, 2013
8.2 Global Flight Management Systems Market, Market Shares Of The FMS Manufacturers, 2013

9 Company Profiles (Overview, Financials, Products & Services, Strategy, & Developments)
9.1 Honeywell
9.2 Rockwell Collins
9.3 Thales Group
9.4 Universal Avionics
9.5 General Electric
9.6 Jeppesen
9.7 Esterline
9.8 Lufthansa Systems

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