Aircraft Carrier Market Share, Opportunities and Trends Affecting the Growth Forecast Till 2030

Aircraft Carrier Market Size is expected to reach USD 4.0Million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 3% during 2020-2030.


Market Overview:

Aircraft Carrier Market Size is expected to reach USD 4.0Million by 2030, registering a CAGR of 3% during 2020-2030.

The aircraft carrier is a floating military base consist of a fleet of fighter jets and military personnel, radar absorbent material, catapult system, missile launching systems, and anti-submarine warfare capabilities. Moreover, they are recognized for mobility, versatility, and competencies.

The Aircraft Carrier Market Share has been estimated to witness steady growth during the forecast period. Moreover, China is an emerging country in the market and is expected to be the major contributor to the global aircraft carrier market growth. Companies are looking forward to developing the aircraft carriers with a higher capacity than the conventional aircraft carriers. Currently, in May 2018, it was reported that China was looking forward to launching its first domestically manufactured 'Type 001A' aircraft carrier, by 2020. This carrier is expected to be larger than the Liaoning aircraft carrier and feature improvements in design and its engines.

The new vessels feature include an overall length of 320m and a planned displacement of 85,000 tons. Moreover, China is also developing another aircraft carrier in Shanghai. It is expected that China would develop 4 to 5 aircraft carriers by 2020. The country is aggressively building on its sea power because of the ongoing conflicts in the South China Sea.

Key Players:

The key players in Aircraft Carrier Market Share are Thales Group (France), Fincantieri S.p.A (Italy), BAE System (U.K), Huntington Ingalls Industries Ltd. (U.S.), Navantia (Spain), Wincanton Plc (U.K), Leonardo S.p.A (Italy), Northrop Grumman Corporation (U.S.), General Atomics (U.S.), Babcock International Group PLC (U.K), and United Shipbuilding Corporation (Russia).

Market Segmentation:


The report also provides a forecast, focusing on the market opportunities for the next five years for each region. The scope of the study segments the global Aircraft Carrier Market Share by its type, configuration, and region.


By Type
Conventional powered



By Configuration
Catapult-Assisted Take-Off but Arrested Recovery (Catobar)

Short Take-Off but Arrested Recovery (Stobar)

Short Take-Off but Vertical Recovery (Stovl)


Regional Analysis:


This study provides an overview of the global aircraft carrier market industry, tracking two market segments across five geographic regions. The report studies key players, providing a five-year annual trend analysis that highlights the market size, volume, and share for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific (APAC), the Middle East Africa, and Latin America. 

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