Shopping Cart  |  Intelligence Center


Forecast International is the leading provider of market research and long-range forecasts for the Aerospace, Defense, Electronics,
and Power Systems industries worldwide.
We make the future as predictable
as possible.
Learn More

World Aerospace & Defense Intelligence

News on weekly developments in the Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, and Power Systems industries can now be found in one source. From contract awards to defense budget updates to geopolitical developments and technology — this Newsletter covers it all. Try it for FREE today.

Sign up today.


This product focuses on land systems,
including the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV),
M1 Abrams and Stryker. The companion Ordnance
service covers munition systems, including the
JDAM, M109A7 Paladin, and Small Diameter Bomb.
Learn More

After Checkout:
For purchases made from April 22, 2015, through May 22, 2015,
a discount of 10% off the product cost will be credited back to your account.
Put our market intelligence to work for you. Learn More


The two volumes in this service detail Spacecraft and Launch Vehicles such as the International Space Station, SBIRS, Intelsat, METOP-SG, James Webb Space Telescope and the EELV. Learn More


Our industry forecasts and market research provide competitive analysis to quantify and qualify market potential; track emerging requirements, market trends, and program opportunities; and help you in evaluating your competition.

When selecting a consulting firm, you need to place your confidence in a proven entity like Forecast International. We have the assets, experience and capability to provide actionable recommendations. Learn More

Latest Swedish Defense Budget Increase a Token Measure

Friday, April 24, 2015

by Dan Darling, International Military Markets Analyst,  Forecast International. With worries about Russia percolating, Sweden’s center-left coalition government – in agreement with three of the four parties in the opposition Alliance coalition – has opted to raise the country’s defense … Continue reading

Royal Canadian Air Force Simulator Strategy Carries CAD544 Million Price Tag

Friday, April 24, 2015

by Shaun McDougall, International Military Markets Analyst, Forecast International. The Royal Canadian Air Force hopes that investing in simulators will save money in the long run by reducing the strain placed on aircraft fleets. The service plans to spend CAD544 … Continue reading

Philippine Department of National Defense Terminates UH-1 Contract, Blacklists Supplier

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

by Dan Darling, International Military Markets Analyst , Forecast International. Following a furor sparked by a series run by Philippine daily The Manila Times, which exposed the shadiness of a 21-unit procurement of UH-1 helicopters, the Philippine Department of National … Continue reading

For more articles available visit us at

Indian Navy Awards GRSE with $3 billion-plus Contract for Three New Stealth Frigates

Date: April 22, 2015

NEW DELHI - The Indian Navy has awarded defense public sector unit (PSU) Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) with an INR200 billion ($3.17 billion) contract for the construction of three of the Navy's seven new Project 17A stealth frigates. ...Read more

Click image for a larger picture

Ukroboronprom Seeks to Revive Ukrainian Defense Exports to Fund Forces At Home

Date: April 23, 2014

NEWTOWN, CONN. - Ukrainian state defense enterprise Ukroboronprom announced on April 21 that it intends to continue pursuing and fulfilling export contracts for select defense products in the coming years, aiming to clarify the status of Ukrainian de ...Read more

Click image for a larger picture

Japan Coast Guard Selects Dassault Aviation's Falcon 2000 Maritime Surveillance Aircraft

Date: April 22, 2015

SAINT CLOUD, France - The Japan Coast Guard (JCG) has selected the Falcon 2000 Maritime Surveillance Aircraft (MSA) proposed by Dassault Aviation to enhance its operational fleet. The Falcon 2000 MSA, based on a Falcon 2000 LXS (range 4,000 NM), i ...Read more

Click image for a larger picture

Editorial: Spinning Sikorsky, Bowing To Wall Street

Date: 03/24/2015

Like any business that has survived for 90 years, Sikorsky has weathered a lot of ups and downs since it was acquired by United Technologies Corp. (UTC) three months before the great stock market crash of 1929. So the recent decision by UTC to spin off the storied helicopter manufacturer says less about Sikorsky than it does about its parent company. .... Read more

UTC Considers Sikorsky Divestiture

By: Thierry Dubois
Date: 03/16/2015

UTC is considering selling or (more appealing from a tax perspective) spinning off Sikorsky. The helicopter manufacturer’s growth is too slow and its margin too small when compared with those of other businesses in the group, according to UTC president and CEO Gregory Hayes. .... Read more

Forecast International: Earth Imagery Demand to Drive Remote Sensing Satellite Production Through 2024

By: Mary-Louise Hoffman
Date: 03/16/2015

A Forecast International study estimates the production value of remote sensing satellites will reach $27.2 billion by 2024 due to an increasing demand for Earth imagery products in both government and commercial sectors. .... Read more

CEO: Sikorsky 'not as attractive' as UTC siblings

By: Alexander Soule and Dan Freedman
Date: 03/12/2015

While describing Sikorsky Aircraft as having "a great future ahead," the CEO of United Technologies Corp. said on Thursday a decision to divest the Stratford-based company would be driven in part by uncertainty over future military sales and the pressure on profits exerted by the Pentagon. .... Read more


Back to Top