Rotorcraft Forecast

Rotorcraft Forecast

Air & Military & Civil

The Rotorcraft Forecast brings you the latest news regarding civil and military helicopters to help you keep on top of the trends and market factors of this multifaceted industry. For complete details see the product description below.

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Real Time
Platinum + Real Time

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The Rotorcraft Forecast brings you the latest news regarding civil and military helicopters to help you keep on top of the trends and market factors of this multifaceted industry.  It features detailed coverage of rotorcraft available anywhere in the world.

Covering the market for turbine and piston powered rotorcraft, the Rotorcraft Forecast detail from the two-seat Robinson R22 piston to the massive Mil Mi-26 heavy-lift turbine helicopter and the Bell/Boeing V-22 tilt rotor aircraft. The reports are made from worldwide data, including details on rotorcraft manufactured by companies located in China and Russia. Also provided are 10-year production forecasts, a Forecast Rationale covering the basis of the forecast, a programme history, recent developments, and the rotorcraft’s technical specifications and price range.

Five Market Segment Analyses delve into the forces affecting the markets for Light Military Rotorcraft, Heavy/Medium Military Rotorcraft, Light Commercial Rotorcraft, Medium/Heavy Commercial Rotorcraft, and Aviation Turboshaft Engines. The analyses identify the manufacturers who will be prominent throughout the years to come.  These reports are visually supported with multiple graphs and tables that break down the forecasts by the manufacturer in terms of value of production and unit production.

Finishing off the service are six appendices that consolidate production statistics, information on historical production, and an inventory of all military rotorcraft registered around the world. Appendices also include an inventory for Civil Rotorcraft covering 29,000+ helicopters by country, registrant, and designation.

Report Features:

  • Programme Review – Overall review of a programme's recent developments and significant milestones.
  • 10 Year Outlook – A 10 year production forecast of the probable market broken down by year.
  • Forecast Rationale – Details how the Analyst came about the numerical forecast.
  • Timetable – An overview of a programme's history, plus future predications.
  • Technical, Performance, & Pricing Data – Provided in US and International standard measurements by relevancy.
  • Variants – Descriptions of all system variants, along with their differences and similarities.
  • Upgrades – Gives the status of retrofit and modernization programmes that are currently underway or planned.
  • Contracts – Governmental/Industrial contracts and how they affect sales and production.
  • Funding – Funding authorized/seized for production and RDT&E.
  • Worldwide Distribution – How many and to whom these items have been sold worldwide
  • Inventories – List sorted by certain designations and variants.
  • Contractors – Subcontractors and Primes, including system/component manufactured and contact information.
  • Orders & Options – Reported orders, options, cancellations, and deferrals.

Additional Service Features:

  • Market Segment Analyses – Providing a review of programmes, players, and the dynamics of the individual segments. Each Analysis comes with an MS® Excel Workbook containing spreadsheets, statistical tables, and data on the manufacturer.
  • Supplements and Service Updates – Providing Intelligence Service reports and special Interim Updates, as well as a Highlights report summarizing key parts of each.
  • Statistical and Graphical MS® Excel Workbook Presentations – Subscribers to our services receive MS® Excel Workbooks detailing 10 year unit and value spreadsheets enabling users to make their own custom calculations.
  • E-Market Alert Newsletter – Subscribers to our services will receive a personalized E-Market Alert, giving you u to date news on your specified market interests. You can access this through our website using a username and password as well as recent articles straight to your email address.
  • Query Service – For additional information and/or queries, you will receive a “Client Query Number” which allows you to immediately contact our Analysts through email or phone. Contact information for all Analysts is given in updates sent out on a regular basis. 
Service Market Intelligence
System Aerospace
Geographic N/A
Product type Free Sample, Platinum + Real Time, Real Time, Real Time + Binder, Binder, DVD, Binder + DVD
Category Air , Military , Civil
Other N/A

Table of Contents

Product Support Features

  •  Customer Service Guide
  •  E-Market Alert Newsletter Instructions
  •  Query Service Instructions
  •  Facts About Your Marketing Service
  •  Spreadsheets


 Cross Reference Index


 Tab A - Lead Sheet Medium/Heavy Turbine Rotorcraft

  • AgustaWestland AW101
  • AgustaWestland AW609
  • Bell/Boeing V-22 Osprey
  • Boeing AH-64 Apache
  • Boeing CH-47
  • Changhe Z-8
  • Eurocopter AS 332/532/EC 225/725
  • KAI Korean Utility Helicopter
  • Kamov Ka-28/29/31/32
  • Kamov Ka-50/52
  • Kamov Ka-60/62
  • Mil Mi-24
  • Mil Mi-26
  • Mil Mi-28
  • Mil Mi-38
  • Mil Mi-54
  • Mil Mi-8/17
  • NH Industries NH90
  • Sikorsky CH-53/MH-53
  • Sikorsky S-92
  • Sikorsky SH/MH-60 Seahawk
  • Sikorsky UH-60/S-70 Black Hawk
  • Supplemental Programmes - Rotorcraft: Medium/Heavy Turbine Rotorcraft


Tab B - Lead Sheet Light Turbine Rotorcraft

  • AgustaWestland AW109
  • AgustaWestland AW119
  • AgustaWestland AW129
  • AgustaWestland AW139/149
  • AgustaWestland Lynx
  • Bell 206
  • Bell 407
  • Bell 429
  • Bell AH-1 Cobra Series
  • Bell UH-1/412
  • Changhe Z-11
  • Enstrom 480/TH-28
  • Eurocopter AS 350/550/EC 130
  • Eurocopter AS 355/555
  • Eurocopter AS 365/565/EC 155
  • Eurocopter EC 120
  • Eurocopter EC 135/EC 635
  • Eurocopter EC 175
  • Eurocopter/Kawasaki BK 117/EC 145
  • Eurocopter Tiger
  • HAI Z-9
  • HAL Dhruv Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH)
  • HESA Shahed 278
  • Kaman K-MAX
  • Kamov Ka-226
  • Kawasaki OH-1
  • Kazan Ansat
  • Light Helicopter Design, Development and Inactive Programmes
  • MD Helicopters 500/H-6 Series
  • MD Helicopters MD600N
  • MD Helicopters MD900/902 Explorer
  • Robinson R66
  • Sikorsky S-333
  • Sikorsky S-76
  • Supplemental Programmes - Rotorcraft: Light Rotorcraft


Tab C - Lead Sheet Piston-Powered Rotorcraft

  • Enstrom F-28/280
  • Mil Mi-34
  • Mil Mi-60MAI
  • Robinson R22/44
  • Schweizer S-300

Market Analyses

 Analysis 1 - The Market for Light Military Rotorcraft

 Analysis 2 - The Market for Medium/Heavy Military Rotorcraft

 Analysis 3 - The Market for Light Commercial Rotorcraft

 Analysis 4 - The Market for Medium/Heavy Commercial Rotorcraft

 Analysis 5 - The Market for Aviation Turboshaft Engines


 Appendix I - Recommended Web Sites

 Appendix II - Rotorcraft Ten-Year Historical Production

 Appendix III - Consolidated Production Statistics

 Appendix IV - Rotorcraft Archives

 Appendix V - Military Rotorcraft Inventories

 Appendix VI - Civil Rotorcraft Inventories