Global Aircraft De-Icing Market 2015-2019 - Growing demand for infrared de-icing

Nov 20, 2015, 07:10 ET from Research and Markets

DUBLIN, Nov. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Global Aircraft De-Icing Market 2015-2019" report to their offering.

The global aircraft de-icing market to grow at a CAGR of 3.68% over the period 2014-2019.

The report provides a comprehensive overview of the market shares, segmentation by product, and growth prospects by regions (the Americas, APAC, and EMEA), keeping commercial aircraft into consideration. It also presents the landscape of the market and a corresponding analysis of the five major vendors in the market. In addition, the report discusses the primary drivers influencing the growth of the market. It also outlines the challenges faced by vendors and the market at large, as well as the key trends emerging in the market.

In 2007, Kelly Aerospace and NASA developed the lightweight ThermaWing de-icing system, which is installed in the wings of an aircraft. It is used in general aviation and large jet-powered aircraft. Also, this system instantly removes ice, which aids in pilot's operation, enabling safe flight through ice encounters without any added weight of ice or de-icing fluid.

According to the report, the increase in the number of aircraft fleets will simultaneously result in higher investments by airline companies and airports, thereby driving the market. Growing demand for automation and the introduction of forced air de-icing systems are some major drivers of the market.

Further, the report states that the high cost associated with the de-icing fluids is a major challenge for airlines.

Key vendors

  • B/E Aerospace
  • Clariant
  • JBT
  • The Dow Chemical Company
  • UTC Aerospace Systems

Other prominent vendors

  • Contego
  • Cryotech
  • Global Ground Support
  • Kilfrost
  • Safeaero

Key Topics Covered:

Part 01: Executive summary

Part 02: Scope of the report

Part 03: Market research methodology

Part 04: Introduction

Part 05: Market landscape

Part 06: Market segmentation by product

Part 07: Geographical segmentation

Part 08: Market drivers

Part 09: Impact of drivers

Part 10: Market challenges

Part 11: Impact of drivers and challenges

Part 12: Market trends

Part 13: Vendor landscape

Part 14: Key vendor analysis

Part 15: Appendix

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