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NSR Press Releases

  • NSR Report: Full Steam Ahead for Broadband Maritime Connectivity

    Mon 02, Jul 2018

    Maritime SATCOM Markets to Generate $4.7 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2027

    Cambridge, MA – July 2, 2018 – NSR’s Maritime SATCOM Markets, 6th Edition report, published today, forecasts Maritime SATCOM will generate $36 Billion in cumulative revenues through 2027.  Driven by the migration of unconnected vessels to MSS, MSS customers to VSAT, and VSAT vessels to even higher throughputs, revenue growth will approach 7% from 2017 – 2027. 

    “An insatiable demand for…

  • NSR: In-flight Connectivity to Generate $37 Billion in Next Decade

    Mon 04, Jun 2018

    Despite Growing Demand, IFC Market Must Still Solve Business Model and Passenger Experience Issues

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Aeronautical Satcom Markets, 6th Edition report, published today, forecasts inflight connectivity (IFC) will generate $37 billion in cumulative revenue by 2027. This revenue driven primarily by new HTS services and greater penetration in all regions of the world.  NSR projects demand will reach almost 295 Gbps of HTS capacity and more than 92…

  • NSR: Satellite Manufacturing & Launch Markets Finding a New Normal in $250B Opportunity

    Thu 17, May 2018

    Evolving Architectures across Multiple Applications to Change Annual Demand Characteristics

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s Satellite Manufacturing and Launch Services, 8th Edition report, released today, finds that despite a slow 2017, across the board, the global satellite manufacturing and launch market is poised to generate in excess of $250B in the next decade.  As both commercial and government players begin deploying constellations, turning to smallsats to provide more…