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NSR Press Releases

  • Land Mobile Satcom Rebounds via Product Diversification

    Wed 10, Jan 2018

    New NSR Report Projects $19.4 Billion in Land Mobile Satcom Revenue by 2026

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s newly released Land Mobile via Satellite 5th Edition (LMvS5) forecasts cumulative revenues of over $19.4 billion over the 2016-2026 timeframe. After experiencing a challenging 2015-2016, MSS operator land revenues have rebounded to single-digit growth, due to an increasingly diverse product portfolio and (slight) rebounds in energy markets, which had depressed the Land…

  • A $24 Billion Opportunity for Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Communications and Imaging

    Thu 04, Jan 2018

    New NSR Report sees Strong UAS Growth amidst Race for Satellite-Enabled Military Drones 

    Cambridge, MA  – NSR’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Satcom and Imaging Markets, 4th Edition report, released today, projects a cumulative revenue opportunity of $19.7 billion for UAS satellite communications and $4.3 billion for commercial UAS imaging service during the 2016-2026 period owed to an accelerating Government and Military UAS market, with increased adoption rates…

  • NSR Report: Constellations to Drive Smallsat Markets through next Decade

    Mon 18, Dec 2017

    Smallsat Launch Rates to Exceed 5,000

    Cambridge, MA – NSR’s newly released Small Satellite Markets, 4th Edition (SSM4) report identifies growth across the 1-500 kg smallsat market with 5,000 satellites launching within the next decade, generating cumulative revenues of $25B in manufacturing and launch services. Constellations remain the strongest driver of market growth; 70% of satellites to launch will be part of such a group of 5 or more satellites with the same…