Research and Markets: UAV Market Research Study – 2014 Report on the Future $20 Billion Industry

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “UAV Market Research Study – 2014 Edition” report to their offering.

“UAV Market Research Study – 2014 Edition”

This report estimates that the U.S. market will grow from $5 billion in 2013 to $15 billion in 2020

This market will be driven by growth in the commercial and Do-it-Yourself markets. Major commercial applications are agriculture, real estate, filmmaking, oil and pipeline, electric utility, and specialized package delivery. There will be a significant growth in 2015 after the FAA decision on UAV Access to the National Airspace.

This is the first market Research Study to assess the size and growth of the total UAV market from large DOD UAVs to Do-it-Yourself (DIY) UAVs for amateurs.

The study includes the following major market sectors including:


– Civil

– Commercial


– DIY Amateur

– Radio Control

Key Topics Covered:

1. Introduction

2. Historical Developments of UAVs

3. Market Description

– Defense

– Civil (NASA, Agriculture, NOAA, Homeland Security, Border Control, etc.)

– Commercial


– Do-it-Yourself (DIY) Amateur

– Radio Control

4. Market Data

5. Market Forecasts

6. Regulations

– FAA UAS Roadmap

– FAA Test Facilities

– Centers of Excellence

– Foreign Civil Air Authorities

7. Technology

– Sense and Avoid (SAA)


– Structural Sensing

– Propulsion

– Autonomy

– Ground Stations

– Radio Spectrum

8. Standards

9. Applications

– Agriculture

– Law Enforcement

– Real Estate

– Filmmaking

– Oil and Pipeline

– Electric Utilities

– Package Delivery

– Search and Rescue

– Fire Detection and Monitoring

– Environmental Monitoring

10. Associations




11. Test Facilities

12. Systems Supplier Profiles

13. Major Unmanned Vehicle Road Maps

14. Acronyms

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