Global Military Aerial Refueling Tanker Market 2023-2027

Global Military Aerial Refueling Tanker Market 2023-2027

Technavio has been monitoring the military aerial refueling tanker market and it is poised to grow by $4,709.07 mn during 2023-2027, accelerating at a CAGR of 8.13% during the forecast period. Our report on the military aerial refueling tanker market provides a holistic analysis, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis covering around 25 vendors.

The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, the latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment. The market is driven by joint development/acquisition approaches, shift toward next-generation long-range strike platform, and measured quantity of fuel onboard to optimize performance.

Technavio's military aerial refueling tanker market is segmented as below:

By Technology

  • Probe-and-drogue
  • Boom-and-receptacle
By Type
  • Manned
  • Unmanned
By Geographical Landscape
  • North America
  • APAC
  • Europe
  • Middle East and Africa
  • South America
This study identifies the growing investments in multi-layered air defense networks as one of the prime reasons driving the military aerial refueling tanker market growth during the next few years. Also, the development of VTOL aerial refueling tankers and the implementation of additive manufacturing will lead to sizable demand in the market.

Technavio presents a detailed picture of the market by the way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources by an analysis of key parameters. Our report on the military aerial refueling tanker market covers the following areas:
  • Military aerial refueling tanker market sizing
  • Military aerial refueling tanker market forecast
  • Military aerial refueling tanker market industry analysis
Technavio's robust vendor analysis is designed to help clients improve their market position, and in line with this, this report provides a detailed analysis of several leading military aerial refueling tanker market vendors that include Airbus Group SE, BAE Systems Plc, Bandak Aviation Inc., Cobham Ltd., Dassault Aviation SA, Draken International, LLC, Embraer SA, General Electric Co., Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd., Lockheed Martin Corp., Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd., Omega Aerial Refueling Services Inc., Parker Hannifin Corp., Protankgrup, Rostec, Safran SA, Smiths Group Plc, The Boeing Co., Eaton Corp. Plc, and Liebherr International AG. Also, the military aerial refueling tanker market analysis report includes information on upcoming trends and challenges that will influence market growth. This is to help companies strategize and leverage all forthcoming growth opportunities.

The study was conducted using an objective combination of primary and secondary information including inputs from key participants in the industry. The report contains a comprehensive market and vendor landscape in addition to an analysis of the key vendors.

Technavio presents a detailed picture of the market by the way of study, synthesis, and summation of data from multiple sources by an analysis of key parameters such as profit, pricing, competition, and promotions. It presents various market facets by identifying the key industry influencers. The data presented is comprehensive, reliable, and a result of extensive research - both primary and secondary. Technavio's market research reports provide a complete competitive landscape and an in-depth vendor selection methodology and analysis using qualitative and quantitative research to forecast accurate market growth.


  • Executive Summary
    • Market overview
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Market Overview
      • Table Executive Summary - Data Table on Market Overview
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Global Market Characteristics
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Market by Geography
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Market Segmentation by Technology
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Market Segmentation by Type
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Incremental Growth
      • Table Executive Summary - Data Table on Incremental Growth
      • Table Executive Summary - Chart on Vendor Market Positioning
  • Market Landscape
    • Market ecosystem
      • Table Parent market
      • Table Market Characteristics
  • Market Sizing
    • Market definition
      • Table Offerings of vendors included in the market definition
    • Market segment analysis
      • Table Market segments
    • Market size 2022
    • Market outlook: Forecast for 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on Global - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Global - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Global Market: Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Global Market: Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
  • Historic Market Size
    • Global military aerial refueling tanker market 2017 - 2021
      • Table Historic Market Size - Data table on global military aerial refueling tanker market 2017 - 2021 ($ million)
    • Technology Segment Analysis 2017 - 2021
      • Table Historic Market Size - Aerial refueling technologies Segment 2017 - 2021 ($ million)
    • Type Segment Analysis 2017 - 2021
      • Table Historic Market Size - Type Segment 2017 - 2021 ($ million)
    • Geography Segment Analysis 2017 - 2021
      • Table Historic Market Size - Geography Segment 2017 - 2021 ($ million)
    • Country Segment Analysis 2017 - 2021
      • Table Historic Market Size - Country Segment 2017 - 2021 ($ million)
  • Five Forces Analysis
    • Five forces summary
      • Table Five forces analysis - Comparison between 2022 and 2027
    • Bargaining power of buyers
      • Table Chart on Bargaining power of buyers - Impact of key factors 2022 and 2027
    • Bargaining power of suppliers
      • Table Bargaining power of suppliers - Impact of key factors in 2022 and 2027
    • Threat of new entrants
      • Table Threat of new entrants - Impact of key factors in 2022 and 2027
    • Threat of substitutes
      • Table Threat of substitutes - Impact of key factors in 2022 and 2027
    • Threat of rivalry
      • Table Threat of rivalry - Impact of key factors in 2022 and 2027
    • Market condition
      • Table Chart on Market condition - Five forces 2022 and 2027
  • Market Segmentation by Technology
    • Market segments
      • Table Chart on Technology - Market share 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Technology - Market share 2022-2027 (%)
    • Comparison by Technology
      • Table Chart on Comparison by Technology
      • Table Data Table on Comparison by Technology
    • Probe-and-drogue - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on Probe-and-drogue - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Probe-and-drogue - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Probe-and-drogue - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Probe-and-drogue - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Boom-and-receptacle - Market size and forecast 2022- 2027
      • Table Chart on Boom-and-receptacle - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Boom-and-receptacle - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Boom-and-receptacle - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Boom-and-receptacle - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Market opportunity by Technology
      • Table Market opportunity by Technology ($ million)
  • Market Segmentation by Type
    • Market segments
      • Table Chart on Type - Market share 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Type - Market share 2022-2027 (%)
    • Comparison by Type
      • Table Chart on Comparison by Type
      • Table Data Table on Comparison by Type
    • Manned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on Manned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Manned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Manned - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Manned - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Unmanned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on Unmanned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Unmanned - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Unmanned - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Unmanned - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Market opportunity by Type
      • Table Market opportunity by Type ($ million)
  • Customer Landscape
    • Customer landscape overview
      • Table Analysis of price sensitivity, lifecycle, customer purchase basket, adoption rates, and purchase criteria
  • Geographic Landscape
    • Geographic segmentation
      • Table Chart on Market share by geography 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Market share by geography 2022-2027 (%)
    • Geographic comparison
      • Table Chart on Geographic comparison
      • Table Data Table on Geographic comparison
    • North America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on North America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on North America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on North America - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on North America - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • APAC - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on APAC - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on APAC - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on APAC - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on APAC - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Europe - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on Europe - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Europe - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Europe - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Europe - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Middle East and Africa - Market size and forecast 2022- 2027
      • Table Chart on Middle East and Africa - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on Middle East and Africa - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on Middle East and Africa - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on Middle East and Africa - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • South America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on South America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on South America - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on South America - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on South America - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • US - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on US - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on US - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on US - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on US - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • China - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on China - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on China - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on China - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on China - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • France - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on France - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on France - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on France - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on France - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • UK - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on UK - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on UK - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on UK - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on UK - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • India - Market size and forecast 2022-2027
      • Table Chart on India - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Data Table on India - Market size and forecast 2022-2027 ($ million)
      • Table Chart on India - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
      • Table Data Table on India - Year-over-year growth 2022-2027 (%)
    • Market opportunity by geography
      • Table Market opportunity by geography ($ million)
  • Drivers, Challenges, and Trends
    • Market drivers
      • Joint development/acquisition approach
      • Shift toward next-generation long-range strike platform
      • Measured quantity of fuel onboard to optimize performance
    • Market challenges
      • Design and development-related constraints
      • Economic viability of operating aircraft tanker
      • Development of unmanned jet tanker
    • Impact of drivers and challenges
      • Table Impact of drivers and challenges in 2022 and 2027
    • Market trends
      • Growing investments in multi-layered air defense network
      • Development of VTOL aerial refueling tankers
      • Implementation of additive manufacturing
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Overview
    • Vendor landscape
      • Table Overview on Criticality of inputs and Factors of differentiation
    • Landscape disruption
      • Table Overview on factors of disruption
    • Industry risks
      • Table Impact of key risks on business
  • Vendor Analysis
    • Vendors covered
      • Table Vendors covered
    • Market positioning of vendors
      • Table Matrix on vendor position and classification
    • Airbus Group SE
      • Table Airbus Group SE - Overview
      • Table Airbus Group SE - Business segments
      • Table Airbus Group SE - Key news
      • Table Airbus Group SE - Key offerings
      • Table Airbus Group SE - Segment focus
    • BAE Systems Plc
      • Table BAE Systems Plc - Overview
      • Table BAE Systems Plc - Business segments
      • Table BAE Systems Plc - Key offerings
      • Table BAE Systems Plc - Segment focus
    • Bandak Aviation Inc.
      • Table Bandak Aviation Inc. - Overview
      • Table Bandak Aviation Inc. - Product / Service
      • Table Bandak Aviation Inc. - Key offerings
    • Cobham Ltd.
      • Table Cobham Ltd. - Overview
      • Table Cobham Ltd. - Product / Service
      • Table Cobham Ltd. - Key news
      • Table Cobham Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Dassault Aviation SA
      • Table Dassault Aviation SA - Overview
      • Table Dassault Aviation SA - Product / Service
      • Table Dassault Aviation SA - Key offerings
    • Draken International, LLC
      • Table Draken International, LLC - Overview
      • Table Draken International, LLC - Product / Service
      • Table Draken International, LLC - Key offerings
    • Eaton Corp. Plc
      • Table Eaton Corp. Plc - Overview
      • Table Eaton Corp. Plc - Business segments
      • Table Eaton Corp. Plc - Key news
      • Table Eaton Corp. Plc - Key offerings
      • Table Eaton Corp. Plc - Segment focus
    • Embraer SA
      • Table Embraer SA - Overview
      • Table Embraer SA - Business segments
      • Table Embraer SA - Key offerings
      • Table Embraer SA - Segment focus
    • General Electric Co.
      • Table General Electric Co. - Overview
      • Table General Electric Co. - Business segments
      • Table General Electric Co. - Key news
      • Table General Electric Co. - Key offerings
      • Table General Electric Co. - Segment focus
    • Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd.
      • Table Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. - Overview
      • Table Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. - Product / Service
      • Table Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. - Key news
      • Table Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd. - Key offerings
    • Liebherr International AG
      • Table Liebherr International AG - Overview
      • Table Liebherr International AG - Product / Service
      • Table Liebherr International AG - Key news
      • Table Liebherr International AG - Key offerings
    • Lockheed Martin Corp.
      • Table Lockheed Martin Corp. - Overview
      • Table Lockheed Martin Corp. - Business segments
      • Table Lockheed Martin Corp. - Key news
      • Table Lockheed Martin Corp. - Key offerings
      • Table Lockheed Martin Corp. - Segment focus
    • Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd.
      • Table Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd. - Overview
      • Table Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd. - Business segments
      • Table Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd. - Key offerings
      • Table Marshall of Cambridge Holdings Ltd. - Segment focus
    • Rostec
      • Table Rostec - Overview
      • Table Rostec - Product / Service
      • Table Rostec - Key offerings
    • The Boeing Co.
      • Table The Boeing Co. - Overview
      • Table The Boeing Co. - Business segments
      • Table The Boeing Co. - Key news
      • Table The Boeing Co. - Key offerings
      • Table The Boeing Co. - Segment focus
  • Appendix
    • Scope of the report
      • Market definition
      • Objectives
      • Notes and caveats
    • Inclusions and exclusions checklist
      • Table Inclusions checklist
      • Table Exclusions checklist
    • Currency conversion rates for US$
      • Table Currency conversion rates for US$
    • Research methodology
      • Table Research methodology
      • Table Validation techniques employed for market sizing
      • Table Information sources
    • List of abbreviations
      • Table List of abbreviations

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