Space Systems Forecast - Launch Vehicles and Manned Platforms

Space Systems Forecast - Launch Vehicles and Manned Platforms

Air & Military

Launch Vehicles & Manned Platforms provides program reviews, technical specification, and 10 year production forecasts. It details reviews on around 40 programs. For complete details see the product description below.

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Launch Vehicles & Manned Platforms provides program reviews, technical specification, and 10 year production forecasts. It details reviews on around 40 programs and Market Segment Analysis covering the prospects and potential for Expendable Launch Vehicles. This enables you, the end-user, to follow on industry trends unparalleled to any other report. 

This service also includes a special coverage on a select few reusable launch vehicles. It reports  on the promising space tourism programs such as Virgin Galactics and the various manned platforms like the International Space Station, SpaceX Dragon,  and China’s Shenzhou. This edition of this service gives you a very unique look at the industry from the global perspective. It’s one of a kind, combining details on triumphs and setbacks within the industry with additional coverage on the geopolitics that’s affecting and impacting market potential.

Completing this service is seven appendices that provide consolidated product statistics, a list containing all the world's launch centers, and historical information of launches from 1957 onward, amongst other important data.

Report Features:

  • Program Review – Overall review of a program'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 program’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 programs 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 programs, 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
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  



Cross Reference Index 


Tab A - Lead Sheet Launch Vehicles  

  • Angara  
  • Ariane 5  
  • Atlas V 
  • Black Brant Sounding Rockets 
  • Centaur Upper Stage 
  • Cyclone 
  • CZ-2 (Long March 2)
  • CZ-3 (Long March 3) 
  • CZ-4 (Long March 4)
  • CZ-5 (Long March 5) 
  • Delta II  
  • Dnepr  
  • EELV
  • Falcon Launch Vehicles
  • GSLV 
  • H-2A/H-2B
  • Minotaur 
  • Pegasus XL
  • Proton  
  • PSLV  
  • Rockot/Strela 
  • Sea Launch 
  • Shavit 
  • Soyuz  
  • Space Launch System (SLS) 
  • Space Shuttle 
  • Start/Start-1 Launch Vehicles 
  • Taurus  
  • Vega  
  • Zenit/Land Launch     

Tab B - Lead Sheet Manned Platforms  

  • Cygnus 
  • European ATV 
  • H-II Transfer Vehicle 
  • International Space Station  
  • Orion Crew Exploration Vehicle
  • Progress 
  • Shenzhou
  • Soyuz Spacecraft 
  • SpaceX Dragon 
  • Virgin SpaceShip (VSS) 

Market Analyses  

Analysis 1 - The Market for Expendable Launch Vehicles 


Appendix I - U.S. Agency Location Index  

Appendix II - International Agency and Association Location Index  

Appendix III - Recommended Web Sites 

Appendix IV - Space Systems - Launch Vehicles & Manned Platforms Archives  

Appendix V - Launch History 

Appendix VI - Launch Centers  

Appendix VII - Consolidated Production Statistics