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Spring 2024 | M&A Report In The Aerospace, Defense & Government Industry Sector

By Jim Gerberman

April 24, 2024

The report below gives a good overview of the Spring 2024 M&A activity in the Aerospace, Defense & Government Industry Sector. The Global Aerospace and Defense market is poised for substantial growth between 2024 and 2031. With a steady uptrend observed in 2023 and the implementation of strategic initiatives by key industry players, the market is forecasted to expand over the projected period. According to the latest 360 research report, the global Aerospace and Defense market presents promising prospects over the next five years. Valued at US$ 748.9billion in 2023, the market is projected to reach US$ 1,055.2billion by 2031, exhibiting a CAGR of 4.38% during this period. Key players dominating the global market include Boeing, GE Aviation, General Dynamics Corporation, Airbus Group, Lockheed Martin, United Technologies Corp., Northrop Grumman Corporation, Thales Group, BAE Systems PLC, and Raytheon Company. Developed nations and coalitions like the European Union predominantly source products from domestic companies, often through government contracts. The primary drivers of demand are federal defense departments, as well as government-run space programs. The industry not only contributes significantly to national security but also serves as a catalyst for technological innovation and advancement, playing a pivotal role in shaping defense strategies and fostering international collaboration in the realm of aerospace and defense. According to Benchmark, in the dynamic landscape of aerospace and defense, the pervasive influence of artificial intelligence (AI) and emerging technologies necessitates strategic adaptation. Notably, advancements in soldier training, driven by the symbiotic relationship between commercial and defense technologies like virtual reality (VR), are shortening training cycles. Additionally, the integration of sophisticated high-power radio frequency (RF) technologies signifies a strategic evolution in leveraging electromagnetic pulse (EMP) technology within defense strategies.

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