Air Defense Systems Market Report by Component (Weapon System, Fire Control System, Command and Control System, and Others), Type (Missile Defense Systems, Anti-aircraft Systems, Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS), Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) Systems), Platform (Airborne, Land, Naval), Range (Long-range Air Defense System (LRAD), Medium-range Air Defense System (MRAD), Short-range Air Defense System (SHORAD)), and Region 2024-2032
The global air defense systemsmarket size reached US$ 47.2 Billion in 2023. Looking forward, IMARC Group expects the market to reach US$ 70.5 Billion by 2032, exhibiting a growth rate (CAGR) of 4.43% during 2024-2032.
Market Size in 2023
US$ 47.2 Billion
Market Forecast in 2032
US$ 70.5 Billion
Market Growth Rate (2024-2032)
Air defense systems are used for detecting, intercepting, tracking, attacking, and destroying enemy aircraft or ballistic missiles. They help nullify incoming targets and protect army bases, land-based fixed assets, and mobile platforms from combat aircraft, unmanned air vehicles (UAVs), guided munition, and rockets. They are equipped with electro-optic sensors and radars, which make them ideal for several air space surveillance operations. As a result, various leading companies across the globe are focusing on the advancement of air defense systems to protect the homeland with a modern and never-fail weapon system and resist evolving ballistic missile threats.
Air Defense Systems Market Trends:
The increasing geopolitical instabilities and cross-border conflicts, territorial disputes among nations, political insurgencies, and rising occurrences of aircraft warfare are among the major factors catalyzing the demand for efficient air defense systems. In addition, the rising need for upgrading old and outdated defense measures and technologies is driving the demand for advanced air defense systems. Apart from this, initiatives undertaken by governments of various countries to modernize ground troop equipment, along with increasing military budgets, are strengthening the market growth. Furthermore, the development of advanced man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADs) for intercepting fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft is offering a favorable market outlook. Additionally, manufacturers are focusing on adopting the latest software and digital technologies, like multi-location radars, power lasers, and missile warning systems, to enhance the performance and efficiency of the air defense systems for optimum protection against airborne threats. Moreover, surging investments by leading market players in research and development (R&D) activities to launch advanced, untraceable, autonomous, agile, and lethal weapons equipment are expected to propel the market growth.
Key Market Segmentation:
IMARC Group provides an analysis of the key trends in each sub-segment of the global air defense systemsmarket report, along with forecasts at the global, regional and country levels from 2024-2032. Our report has categorized the market based on component, type, platform and range.
Breakup by Component:
Fire Control System
Command and Control System
Breakup by Type:
Missile Defense Systems
Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS)
Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) Systems
Breakup by Platform:
Breakup by Range:
Long-range Air Defense System (LRAD)
Medium-range Air Defense System (MRAD)
Short-range Air Defense System (SHORAD)
Breakup by Region:
Middle East and Africa
The competitive landscape of the industry has also been examined along with the profiles of the key players being Aselsan A.S. (Turkish Armed Forces Foundation), BAE Systems plc, Hanwha Group, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, Leonardo S.p.A., Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Raytheon Technologies Corporation, Rheinmetall AG, Saab AB, Thales Group and The Boeing Company.
Base Year of the Analysis
Component, Type, Platform, Range, Region
Asia Pacific, Europe, North America, Latin America, Middle East and Africa
United States, Canada, Germany, France, United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Russia, China, Japan, India, South Korea, Australia, Indonesia, Brazil, Mexico
Aselsan A.S. (Turkish Armed Forces Foundation), BAE Systems plc, Hanwha Group, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, Leonardo S.p.A., Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Raytheon Technologies Corporation, Rheinmetall AG, Saab AB, Thales Group and The Boeing Company
10% Free Customization
Report Price and Purchase Option
Single User License: US$ 3899
Five User License: US$ 4899
Corporate License: US$ 5899
Post-Sale Analyst Support
PDF and Excel through Email (We can also provide the editable version of the report in PPT/Word format on special request)
Key Questions Answered in This Report
The global air defense systems market was valued at US$ 47.2 Billion in 2023.
We expect the global air defense systems market to exhibit a CAGR of 4.43% during 2024-2032.
The increasing number of geopolitical instabilities and cross-border conflicts, along with the rising advancements in air defense systems to resist evolving ballistic missile threats, are primarily driving the global air defense systems market.
The sudden outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic had led to the implementation of stringent lockdown regulations across several nations, resulting in the decline of numerous aviation activities, thereby negatively impacting the global market for air defense systems.
Based on the component, the global air defense systems market has been divided into weapon system, fire control system, command and control system, and others. Among these, weapon system currently exhibits a clear dominance in the market.
Based on the type, the global air defense systems market can be categorized into missile defense systems, anti-aircraft systems, Counter Unmanned Aerial Systems (C-UAS), and Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) systems. Currently, missile defense systems account for the majority of the global market share.
Based on the platform, the global air defense systems market has been segregated into airborne, land, and naval. Among these, land currently exhibits a clear dominance in the market.
Based on the range, the global air defense systems market can be bifurcated into Long-range Air Defense System (LRAD), Medium-range Air Defense System (MRAD), and Short-range Air Defense System (SHORAD). Currently, Long-range Air Defense System (LRAD) holds the largest market share.
On a regional level, the market has been classified into North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Latin America, and Middle East and Africa, where Asia-Pacific currently dominates the global market.
Some of the major players in the global air defense systems market include Aselsan A.S. (Turkish Armed Forces Foundation), BAE Systems plc, Hanwha Group, Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Kongsberg Gruppen ASA, Leonardo S.p.A., Lockheed Martin Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation, Raytheon Technologies Corporation, Rheinmetall AG, Saab AB, Thales Group, and The Boeing Company.
Need more help?
Speak to our experienced analysts for insights on the current market scenarios.
Include additional segments and countries to customize the report as per your requirement.
Gain an unparalleled competitive advantage in your domain by understanding how to utilize the report and positively impacting your operations and revenue.
For further assistance, please connect with our analysts.
Gain a deeper dive into a specific application, geography, customer, or competitor
Any level of personalization
Get in Touch With Us
IMARC made the whole process easy. Everyone I spoke with via email was polite, easy to deal with, kept their promises regarding delivery timelines and were solutions focused. From my first contact, I was grateful for the professionalism shown by the whole IMARC team. I recommend IMARC to all that need timely, affordable information and advice. My experience with IMARC was excellent and I can not fault it.
The IMARC team was very reactive and flexible with regard to our requests. A very good overall experience. We are happy with the work that IMARC has provided, very complete and detailed. It has contributed to our business needs and provided the market visibility that we required
We were very happy with the collaboration between IMARC and Colruyt. Not only were your prices competitive, IMARC was also pretty fast in understanding the scope and our needs for this project. Even though it was not an easy task, performing a market research during the COVID-19 pandemic, you were able to get us the necessary information we needed. The IMARC team was very easy to work with and they showed us that it would go the extra mile if we needed anything extra
The figures of market study were very close to our assumed figures. The presentation of the study was neat and easy to analyse. The requested details of the study were fulfilled. My overall experience with the IMARC Team was satisfactory.
I agree the report was timely delivered, meeting the key objectives of the engagement. We had some discussion on the contents, adjustments were made fast and accurate. The response time was minimum in each case. Very good. You have a satisfied customer.
We would be happy to reach out to IMARC for more market reports in the future. The response from the account sales manager was very good. I appreciate the timely follow ups and post purchase support from the team. My overall experience with IMARC was good.