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Report: Sat-comms shifting to laser

Paris-based Euroconsult says that the satellite industry is rapidly changing and adopting laser links for communications both to-and-from Earth, but very much from satellite to satellite. The links are more efficient and harder to intercept. Euroconsult’s report looks at the prospects for further growth and says that inter-satellite communications via optical links are rapidly becoming […]

January 17, 2023By Chris Forrester

Report: Space economy worth $424bn in 2022

Paris-based Euroconsult has released its latest market overview which states that its assessment of the value of the Space Economy last year was $424 billion (€394.8bn), and expects this to grow to $100 billion annually by 2031. “The fast growing commercial space sector enjoyed another year of significant growth and productivity during 2022, but did […]

January 10, 2023By Chris Forrester

ESA partners with Euroconsult

The European Space Agency (ESA) and Paris-based Euroconsult have created a partnership to “empower entrepreneurship and the development of innovative space solutions”. They have signed a Letter of Intent and will focus on European space start-ups. The agreement sees such start-ups getting help and data from Euroconsult “that aim to enhance knowledge and access to […]

January 9, 2023By Chris Forrester

Forecast: Earth observation revenues $8bn by 2031

Euroconsult’s latest Earth Observation Data & Services Market report provides a global assessment of the EO satellite-based commercial demand for imagery and value-added services, with expanded granularity by user type, including now a finer breakdown between B2B and B2G, across the 32 vertical sub-segment applications in 8 regions and by more various sensor typologies. Global […]

December 16, 2022

Report: Record spend in US Government space defence

Space consulting and market intelligence firm Euroconsult has released the 22nd edition of its annual Government Space Programs report, evidencing a continued increase in global governments’ space budgets. This year has seen a cumulative spend of $103 billion (€96.7bn) in 2022, a 9 per cent increase since last year and a record high for the […]

December 15, 2022

Report: Satellite demand to quadruple by 2031

A report from Euroconsult forecasts significant growth in the number of satellites launched, and driven by commercial constellations. The market intelligence report anticipates over 2,500 satellites to be launched on average every year – or seven satellites a day totalling 3 tons of mass – over 2022-2031. In terms of satellite numbers, Non-geostationary constellations remain […]

December 12, 2022

Starlink has 700,000 subs

SpaceX’s VP of Commercial Sales, Jonathan Hofeller, told delegates at the recent Euroconsult World Satellite Business Week that its Starlink broadband-by-satellite system now has some 700,000 subscribers. He added that recent subscriber price reductions are further boosting subscriber numbers. Those price reduction are designed to achieve closer parity with Starlink’s US pricing. The discounts have […]

September 19, 2022By Chris Forrester

KTSAT contracts with Satconsult

Euroconsult announced that its affiliate, Southern Aerospace & Telecom Consulting (Satconsult) has contracted with KTSAT to provide expert oversight throughout the build of Koreasat 6A satellite. The contract marks the third time that KTSAT will put its trust in Satconsult’s depth of expertise to support the monitoring and control of the manufacturing process and advise […]

September 14, 2022

Research: $1.2trn service opportunity for satcom operators

Findings from space consulting and market intelligence firm Euroconsult suggest the satellite industry is likely to see an explosion of services-driven revenue to the tune of a cumulative $1.2 trillion (€1.19trn) by 2031, with the share of data applications jumping from 15 per cent of total market revenues to a remarkable 42 per cent by […]

September 12, 2022

Research: Satellite ground segment worth $78bn

The cumulative value of satellite ‘ground segment’, needed for handling signals to and from orbiting satellites, will be worth $78 billion (€77.7bn) between 2022 to 2031, says a study from Euroconsult. The research states that ground segment, helped by the proliferation of new satellite deployments, will see the commercial user terminal segment experience a major […]

September 1, 2022By Chris Forrester