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Helicopter Meteorological Software Market to Exhibit 4.68% CAGR till 2030; Development of Novel Helideck Monitoring Systems to Aid Growth

September 03, 2020 | Aerospace & Defense

The global helicopter meteorological software market size is projected to reach USD 117.2 million by 2030. It is anticipated to gain traction from the rising development of state-of-the-art software solutions for helideck monitoring systems. They help in delivering accurate information about the atmosphere, such as cloud data, wind direction & speed, and temperature. Fortune Business Insights™ stated this in a new report, titled, “Helicopter Meteorological Software Market Size, Share & COVID-19 Impact Analysis, By Platform (Helicopter and Heliports/Helipads), Application (Emergency Medical Services, Corporate Services, Search & Rescue, Oil & Gas, Homeland Security, Transportation, Others), Offering (Electronic Flight Display (EFD) Software, Application Based Software, PC/Desktop Software, Mobile Software), End Use (Private Operator, Fleet Operator) and Regional Forecasts, 2020-2030.” It further mentions that the global market stood at USD 86.4 million in 2019. But, it would exhibit a CAGR of 4.68% during the forecast period between 2020 to 2030.

Lufthansa Systems Integrates Weather in its Lido/eRouteManual Navigation Solution

In May 2019, Lufthansa Systems, an information technology service provider based in Germany announced that it successfully integrated ‘Weather,’ its new feature in its Lido/eRouteManual navigation solution. The pilot can easily download weather phenomena and it will be displayed on navigation maps, thereby eliminating the requirement of additional software solutions. Every airport would also have text-based weather information.

As per one of the company officials, “Every airline, including our customers is experiencing high demand for accurate meteorological information. Weather is considered to be a significant factor that can have negative effects on flight operations. Thus, we decided to create this new feature with the help of our customer, Lufthansa. It can display the current weather data on maps.”

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Increasing Demand for Emergency Medical Services to Boost Growth

The increasing investments by private hospitals in the development of healthcare infrastructure would contribute to the Helicopter Meteorological Software market growth in the near future. Rising enhancements in the healthcare sector is frequently occurring in the developed countries, such as France, Australia, and the U.S. This is further creating a surging demand for Helicopter Meteorological Software solutions for smoothly operating emergency medical services (HEMS). However, software providers are compelled to change their features owing to the increasing government regulations to prevent fatalities. This factor may hamper growth of the market.

Key Players Aim to Adopt Merger & Acquisition Strategy to Strengthen Their Positions

The market consists of numerous well-known Helicopter Meteorological Software providers that are mainly adopting the merger and acquisition strategy to strengthen their positions. Some of the others are also striving to bag new orders from industry giants to intensify competition.

Fortune Business Insights™ presents a list of all the manufacturers operating in the market. They are as follows:

  • Airmar Technology Corp. (The U.S.)

  • Campbell Scientific, Inc. (The U.S.)

  • Collins Aerospace (The U.S.)

  • Dassault Systemes (France)

  • DTN (The U.S.)

  • ForeFlight LLC (The U.S.)

  • Fugro (The Netherlands)

  • Honeywell International Inc (The U.S.)

  • KONGSBERG (Norway)

  • Lufthansa Systems (Germany)

  • NavBlue Inc. (Canada)

  • Observator Group (The Netherlands)

  • RH Marine (The Netherlands)

  • Schneider Electric (France)

  • Vaisala (Finland)

A Noteworthy Industry Development-

  • December 2018: Robinson Helicopters selected Avidyne Corporation’s IFD440/IFD410 FMS/GPS systems as a factory option for forward fit in its bestselling line of R66, R44, and R22 helicopters. The IFDs are specially developed for helicopter operations. They offer operators a full set of knobs & buttons, as well as a touch-screen input for improved ease of use and reliable control in all conditions.

Further Report Findings-

  • North America generated USD 32.6 million in 2019 in terms of revenue on account of the rising demand for helicopters for a large number of commercial applications in Canada and the U.S.

  • Europe is anticipated to exhibit a remarkable growth stoked by the presence of numerous reputed Helicopter Meteorological Software providers, such as Fugro, Lufthansa Systems, and Dassault Systemes in the region.

  • Based on platform, the helicopter segment is expected to dominate the market throughout the forthcoming years by procuring the largest Helicopter Meteorological Software market share owing to the high demand for helicopters for commercial & military applications.

The market can be segmented into:



Study Period


Base Year


Forecast Period


Historical Period



  Value (USD Million)


By Platform

  • Helicopter

  • Heliports/ Helipads

By Application

  • Emergency Medical Services

  • Corporate Services

  • Search & Rescue

  • Oil & Gas

  • Homeland Security

  • Transportation

  • Others

By Offering

  • Electronic Flight Display (EFD) Software

  • Application Based Software

  • PC/Desktop Software

  • Mobile Software

By End Use

  • Private Operator

    • Single Owner

    • 2~Owners

  • Fleet Operator

By Geography

  • North America (The U.S. and Canada)

  • Europe (The U.K., Germany, France, Russia, and Rest of Europe)

  • Asia-Pacific (Japan, China, India, Australia, and Rest of Asia- Pacific)

  • Rest of the World (South America, and the Middle East & Africa)

Global Helicopter Meteorological Software Market
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