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Leading Companies - X-Band Radar Industry

Feb, 2023 - By CMI

Leading Companies - X-Band Radar Industry


X- band radar is widely used in many sectors for target detection. Increase in the study of climate and weather predictions is driving the global X-Band radar market. It can help in identifying potential threats such as tornadoes, high winds, intense rains, and local storms. X-band radar is applied in aviation safety as it is highly efficient in operating air transport industry. Also increasing need for advanced security and surveillance system worldwide drives the market growth. The only factor that restraint the growth of the market is target limit capability of X-band radar. Recently in January 2022, Indian Meteorological Department launched two Doppler weather radars to improve the weather forecast. X- band Polarimetric DWRs and X-band DWR at New Delhi and Chennai.

According to Coherent market Insights, the global X-Band Radar Market was valued at US$ 5,673.88 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach US$ 8,262.91 Mn by 2030, growing at a CAGR of 4.3% between 2022 and 2030.

Top Companies in the X-Band Radar Industry:

1. Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd

Israel Aerospace Industries or IAI is Israel's major aerospace and aviation manufacturer, producing aerial and astronautic systems for both military and civilian usage. IAI is completely state-owned by the government of Israel. The industry is headquartered in Lod, Israel, founded in 1953. On Sep 24, 2020 IAI signed an agreement to acquire 50% of the equity of BlueBird Aero Systems. BlueBird, a leading UAS developer and integrator in the small tactical arena, has been providing its solutions to Israeli forces and worldwide customers for close to two decades.

2. Saab Group

Saab AB (publ) provides products, services, and solutions for the military defense, aerospace, and civil security markets worldwide. The company operates through five segments: Aeronautics, Dynamics, Surveillance, Kockums, and Combitech. Saab AB (publ) was founded in 1937 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

3. Northrop Grumman Corporation

Northrop Grumman Corporation operates as an aerospace and defense company worldwide. The company was founded in 1939 and is based in Falls Church, Virginia. The company's Aeronautics Systems segment designs, develops, manufactures, integrates, and sustains aircraft systems in the United States and internationally. Its Space Systems segment offers satellites and payloads; ground systems; missile defense systems and interceptors; launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; and strategic missiles.

4. Japan Radio Company Limited

The company was established in 8 september 1959, headquarter in Tokyo Japan. On January 2022, New Japan Radio has merged with RICOH Electronic Devices Co., Ltd. to form Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. Japan Radio Co., Ltd is a Japanese company specialising in the field of wireless electronics for the communications industry.

5. Reutech Radar Systems

Reutech Radar Systems (RRS) is a subsidiary of Reunert Limited. Reutech Radar Systems was founded in 1987 and the company’s radar capability has broadened significantly since then with the local development and manufacture of a wide range of surveillance and tracking radars for the South African National Defence Force, foreign defence forces and the security industry.

6. Furuno Electric Co.

The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Nishinomiya, Japan. Furuno Electric Co., Ltd. engages in the manufacture and sale of marine and industrial electronics equipment, wireless LAN system, and handy terminals in Japan, the Americas, Europe, rest of Asia, and internationally. On July 2020, Furuno has acquired Danish company EMRI, which specialises in autopilots, steering control, joystick dynamic positioning and manoeuvring systems.

7. Raytheon Company

Raytheon Technologies Corporation, an aerospace and defense company, provides systems and services for the commercial, military, and government customers worldwide. It operates through four segments: Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space, and Raytheon Missiles & Defense. The company is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. On July 2021, Vertex Aerospace, a global provider of solutions for aftermarket aerospace services, owned by American Industrial Partners, completed the acquisition of Raytheon Technologies' Defense Training and Mission Critical Solutions Business Lines.

8. Terma A/S

On September 2022, Terma will acquire the Atos satellite ground testing business, covering Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE) for satellites. This project will expand Terma’s position as a leading European Space business. The company was founded in 1944, headquartered in Aarhus, Denmark. Terma A/S is a Danish weapon and aerospace manufacturer for both civilian and military applications, and is owned by the Danish company Thrige Holding A/S. It is Denmark's largest company within the aerospace and the defense industry.

9. Detect Inc

DeTect specializes in advanced radar and other sensor technologies. The company is the leader in bird radar technologies for real-time aircraft bird strike avoidance, wind energy, bird mortality risk assessment and mitigation, and industrial bird control with over 250 of its MERLIN bird radars delivered to the US, Canada, Europe, Africa and Asia. Headquartered in Panama, Florida. The company was founded in 2003.

10. ProSensing Inc.

ProSensing is a systems engineering firm specializing in custom-built radar and radiometer systems for a wide range of environmental remote sensing applications. ProSensing was founded in 1982, headquartered in Amherst, U.S.

* Definition - Radar wave of range 8.0GHz and 12GHz is X-band radar. It is the band of frequencies in the electromagnetic spectrum and microwave radio region


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