Global Commercial Helicopters Market (2020 to 2025) - Growth, Trends, and Forecast -

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The commercial helicopters market is anticipated to register a CAGR of above 2% during the forecast period.

The increase in the usage of helicopters in different areas, like tourism, medical and emergency rescue services, transportation, and offshore helicopter services, has fuelled the demand for the commercial helicopters.

The replacement of aging commercial helicopters is expected to support the growth of the market during the forecast period.

Development of new models of helicopters by the key market players with advanced equipment for enhanced situational awareness is expected to help the companies maintain their market position.

Companies Mentioned

  • Airbus SE
  • Textron Inc.
  • Enstrom Helicopter Corp.
  • Leonardo SpA
  • Robinson Helicopter Company
  • Russian Helicopters
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Kaman Corporation
  • AVIC
  • Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd

Key Market Trends

The Medium Helicopters Segment to Experience the Highest Growth During the Forecast Period

The medium helicopters segment of the market currently has the highest market share and is expected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period. These helicopters generally have multi-mission capabilities and are suited for lifting operations in rigid environments, including helicopter logging, ski-lift installations, power line construction, and logistical support for remote construction sites. Additionally, the increasing use of helicopters in the field of firefighting is another major driving factor for the growth of the medium helicopters segment during the forecast period. The leading players are introducing new firefighting variants of their military medium-lift helicopters, owing to the growing demand for firefighting helicopters in the market.

The Asia-Pacific Region to Experience the Highest Growth During the Forecast Period

The Asia-Pacific region is anticipated to have the highest growth during the forecast period. The region has witnessed a growth of 4.6% increase in the fleet of the helicopter, with 150 new deliveries registered in 2018, compared to the previous year. The replacement of the aging fleet of helicopters is one of the major driving factors of the commercial helicopter market in this region. For instance, the average fleet age of helicopters in Australia and New Zealand is about over 25 years and 27 years, respectively.

To ensure operational safety in these countries, their fleet has to be replaced with new and better helicopters. Additionally, support from the government in China for general aviation has boosted the growth of fleet in China, with 73 new deliveries. Such a positive outlook of the region is anticipated to allow the region to grow with the highest CAGR during the forecast period.

Key Topics Covered:


1.1 Study Assumptions

1.2 Scope of the Study




4.1 Market Overview

4.2 Market Drivers

4.3 Market Restraints

4.4 Porter's Five Forces Analysis

4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants

4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products

4.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry


5.1 Maximum Take-off Weight

5.1.1 Light Helicopters

5.1.2 Medium Helicopters

5.1.3 Heavy Helicopters

5.2 Number of Engines

5.2.1 Single-engine

5.2.2 Multi-engine

5.3 Geography

5.3.1 North America United States Canada

5.3.2 Latin America Brazil Mexico Rest of Latin America

5.3.3 Asia-Pacific China Japan India Australia Rest of Asia-Pacific

5.3.4 Europe United Kingdom Germany France Rest of Europe

5.3.5 Middle-East and Africa United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabia Egypt Rest of Middle-East and Africa


6.1 Vendor Market Share

6.2 Company Profiles

6.2.1 Airbus SE

6.2.2 Textron Inc.

6.2.3 Enstrom Helicopter Corp.

6.2.4 Leonardo SpA


6.2.6 Robinson Helicopter Company

6.2.7 Russian Helicopters

6.2.8 Lockheed Martin Corporation

6.2.9 Kaman Corporation

6.2.10 AVIC

6.2.11 Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd


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For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900