Economy

Commercial Space Products and Services


2017 – Earth Observation

The commercial remote sensing industry was estimated at $## billion in 2017, up from $## billion in 2016. The commercial remote sensing industry was estimated at $3.35 billion in 2017,…

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2016 – Earth Observation

The commercial remote sensing industry was estimated at $## billion in 2016, up ##% from $## billion in 2015. Market research firm Northern Sky Research expects the sector to generate…

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2017 – Satellite Communications

Communications satellite services allow two-way data, voice, and video connections. In 2017, revenues in this sector were estimated at $## billion, up slightly from $## billion in 2016. Communications satellite…

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2016 – Satellite Communications

Communications satellites have traditionally been divided into two types: fixed satellite services (FSS) and mobile satellite services (MSS). Communications satellites have traditionally been divided into two types: fixed satellite services…

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2017 – Satellite Television

Direct broadcast satellites distribute television and radio signals from geostationary satellites to small dish antennas and satellite receivers on the ground. Based on estimates from the Satellite Industry Association, public…

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2017 – Satellite Radio

Like satellite television, satellite radio also faces competition from over-the-air and internet-based providers. Despite this, SiriusXM Radio continued to increase revenues, reaching $## million in 2017, up from $## million…

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