Satellites to be Built & Launched

2019 Edition Classic*
*Includes PDF report and data in Excel

A landmark study in its 22nd edition, and a complete analysis and forecast of satellite manufacturing and launch services.



Satellites to be Built & Launched is based on an in-depth analysis of satellite applications and missions, satellite operators and users, technology advances, and the impact of these factors on the manufacturing and launch industry. It includes a database of all satellites, regardless of mass, that were launched from 2009 to 2019, as well as satellites currently under construction, and those forecast to launch by 2028. It also provides detailed status and maturity assessments of 55 commercial constellations of five satellites or more and discusses the business cases for the four mega-constellations and their differing vertical integration strategies.

Key Features

Key Features

  • Strategic Outlook industry issues and trends
  • Comprehensive analysis of demand and supply distribution
  • Dozens of graphs highlighting the key figures
  • Global trends, forecasts and benchmarks by orbits, application, mass categories, type of customers and regions
  • Analysis of the demand through three KPIs: number of satellites, mass to be launched and market value (manufacturing and launch)
    • Detailed market drivers: M&A, new users requirements, GEO comsat orders, satellite flexibility, technical innovation, insurance
  • Satellite supplier analysis
    • Strategic issues
    • Satellite manufacturing overview and trends
    • Financial and revenues of the manufacturing industry
    • Market share between suppliers
    • Satellite platform analysis
    • GEO and NGSO satellites orders backlog
    • Profiling of the 12 largest satellite manufacturers
  • Launch supply analysis
    • Launch industry overview and trends
    • Financial and revenues of the launch industry
    • Market share between suppliers
    • GEO and NGSO launch orders backlog
    • Profiling of the 5 largest satellite manufacturers
    • Launch rate
  • Commercial, Government civil and defense satellite demand breakdown by:
    • Mass categories
    • Type of organizations
    • Operators’ region
    • Application
    • Orbit
    • Manufacturing and launch value analysis by region, type of customers, type of providers.
  • Two time periods of reference: 2009-2018 for historical trends and 2019-2028 for forecasts
  • Extensive satellite database, with thousands of data points, covering supply and demand from 2009 to 2028.




New in this edition

New in this edition

  • All satellites are included regardless of their mass, (i.e. including small satellites with a mass below 50 kg)
  • An analysis of “What to expect for 2020”
  • Impact of reusable launchers and business model of vertically integrated players like SpaceX and Star link or Amazon and Kuiper
  • A constellation maturity and credibility assessment
  • New strategic issues chapter dedicated to the evolution of the industry with content satcom and Earth observation end users consuming habits’ evolution
  • Updated price modeling based on new data collected and a refined model regarding CAPEX of mega constellation

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