Covid-19 Stalling the Aircraft Windows and Windshields Market, Post-Covid-19 Era Calling for Retrieval
The outbreak of Covid-19 has stalled almost the entire world. Partial/total lockdowns afflicted herein have banned air travel – domestic as well as international. The domestic air travel has resumed somewhat, but international flights show no signs of normalcy. This scenario is expected to persist till something concrete like Covid-19 vaccine comes up. Till then, the declination of aircraft windows and windshields market will continue. The impact of Covid-19 on aircraft industry is such that the aircrafts windows and windshields aftermarket is also receding, as it’s an auxiliary industry to commercial aircraft.
The aircraft windows and windshields market is basically driven by improvement in financial condition on the part of middle-class population as they are opting for air travel. Additionally, commercial flight operators are fiercely competing with each other with regards to the services they provide. This has resulted in tough price wars. Commercial aircraft windows and windshields market is bound to go great guns on this count.
Moreover, technological up-gradations are facilitating functionalities like navigation, trajectory predictions, and computation of performance. The companies are also into expansion of their worldwide routes due to an ever-increasing demand for low-cost airlines. This increase in aircraft orders is bound to revolutionize the aircraft windows and windshields market going forward.
What’s more to aircraft windows and windshields market?
Along with low-cost airlines ruling the roost, it needs to be noted that the rising price of fuels is restraining the aircraft windows and windshields market. The key players in the market include Triumph Group Inc., American Polarizers, Inc., Perkins Aircraft, GKN Aerospace, PPG Aerospace, Lee Aerospace, LP Aero Plastics, Inc., Saint-Gobain Sully, and Texstars LLC.
As per Persistence Market Research, the global aircraft windows and windshields market will grow at the rate of more than 3% between 2020 and 2030.
How will the growth unfold geography-wise?
North America is expected to show an utterly promising growth in the forecast period due to relentless efforts on its part to recover from recession with people getting back to air travel. Europe will go steady with commercial aircraft. However, the Asia-Pacific is something to watch out for, for the simple reason that more number of people are turning towards air travel with feasibility regarding airfare and time. MEA is witnessing growth of Qatar, Etihad, and Emirates airlines. This region is also expected to witness a substantiation in the years to come.
The aircraft windows and windshields market will certainly cross green pastures, but this could be expected only post-Covid-19 era. This turmoil is something the entire world needs to get out of. Things could be witnessed for good then.