Authored By: Sarah
11 Jul 2024

 Spacesuit Market to grow by USD 231.1 million between 2024-2028

According to a research report “ Spacesuit Market” by Product (Hybrid suits, Hard-shell suits, Soft-shell suits) Type (EVA suits, IVA suits) Geography (North America, Europe, APAC, Middle East and Africa, South America)- Global Forecast to 2028 published by Technavio, the market size is estimated to grow by USD 231.1 million at a CAGR of  9.45% during the forecast period. In the realm of spacesuit manufacturing, three-dimensional (3D) printing technology emerges as a game-changer. By layering materials under computerized control, this method produces intricately shaped and sized components, reducing overall weight and enhancing efficiency. Cost savings and just-in-time manufacturing are additional benefits, enabling quick design iterations and internal feature modifications, thereby streamlining production processes and reducing costs in the aerospace industry..

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By Product, the Hybrid suits segment is projected to dominate the market size in 2024.

In the realm of space exploration, the demand for extravehicular activity (EVA) suits remains a significant driver for the spacesuit market. These suits are essential for astronauts engaging in tasks outside the spacecraft, necessitating the use of 100% oxygen for both life support and atmospheric pressure. Consequently, EVA suits are equipped with two oxygen tanks, generating roughly one-third of the required atmospheric pressure. The market's growth trajectory is primarily influenced by the escalating sales of these EVA suits, maintaining their dominance throughout the forecast period.

By Type, EVA suits  segment is expected to hold the largest market size for the year 2024.

In the rapidly evolving Spacesuit Market, hybrid designs are gaining traction due to their ability to offer the benefits of both hard- and soft-shell suits. Contemporary EVA suits, such as NASA's EMU on the ISS, employ this approach, featuring soft-shelled lower limbs for enhanced maneuverability and hard-shelled upper torsos for durability. Proposed intelligent spacesuits aim to improve dexterity, motion, reparability, and sensor integration, all while integrating full-body soft-robotic components for increased comfort and normalcy on planetary missions. Keywords: Spacesuit Market, hybrid designs, EVA suits, NASA EMU, hard-shell, soft-shell, dexterity, motion, reparability, sensor integration, intelligent spacesuits, soft-robotic components.

North America is forecasted to hold the largest market size by region in 2024.

In the dynamic and competitive market for spacesuits, our business excels by providing advanced, reliable, and ergonomically designed solutions for astronauts and space explorers. Leveraging cutting-edge technology and materials, we cater to various sectors, including aerospace, research, and space tourism, ensuring safety, comfort, and functionality for our clients.

The Spacesuit Market growth and forecasting report also includes detailed analyses of the competitive landscape of the market growth and forecasting and information about 20 market companies, including:

  • Axiom Space Inc.
  • David Clark Co.
  • Global Effects Inc.
  • ILC Dover LP
  • Oceaneering International Inc.
  • Osterreichisches Weltraum Forum
  • RTX Corp.
  • Rostec
  • Sure Safety (India) Ltd.
  • The Boeing Co.

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Research Analysis Overview

The Spacesuit market encompasses the design and production of advanced suits for crewed commercial spaceflight. These suits, essential for Spaceflight missions on the International Space Station and aboard Space Shuttles, come in two varieties: Extravehicular Activity (EVA) and Intravehicular Activity (IVA) suits. EVA suits, also known as Extravehicular Mobility Units, are lightweight and equipped with Augmented Reality technology, Smart glasses, GPS, and Wi-Fi for enhanced communication during Space Agency-sanctioned EVAs. Meanwhile, IVA suits are designed for in-space living quarters and are optimized for comfort and mobility during extended missions. Both types of spacesuits undergo rigorous testing to ensure safety and functionality in the harsh space environment. The Spacesuit market continues to evolve, driven by advancements in technology and the growing demand for crewed space travel.

Market Research Overview

The Spacesuit Market encompasses a range of advanced technologies and designs, including body scanning systems for custom-fit Skin-tight suits, 3D printing for creating Lightweight space suits, and innovative solutions for Mars exploration, such as Hybrid suits with Hard-shell and Soft-shell components. Spacesuit designers are at the forefront of this industry, integrating communication carrier assemblies, augmented reality technology, GPS, and Wi-Fi connectivity systems to enhance the performance and safety of Extravehicular Activity (EVA) and Intravehicular Activity (IVA) suits. Space agencies and commercial entities are investing in new and refurbished space suits for crewed commercial spaceflight missions, ensuring the highest standards of safety and training. Digital analytics play a crucial role in optimizing the design and functionality of EVA and IVA suits, while ensuring a lack of standardization for specific mission requirements. The market also includes Lunar landers, Space Launch Systems, and various types of EVA and IVA suits for use on the International Space Station, Space Shuttle, and other spaceflight missions.


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