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Helicopter Tourism Market Set To Reach $1.12 Billion By 2030, With A 3.56% CAGR. AI And IoT Applications Driving Significant Growth.

Apr 23, 2024 12:00 PM ET

Helicopter Tourism Market Set To Reach $1.12 Billion By 2030, With A 3.56% CAGR. AI And IoT Applications Driving Significant Growth.

Helicopter Tourism Market Overview:

The global helicopter tourism market will touch USD 1.12 billion at a 3.56% CAGR by 2030, as per the recent Market Research Future report.


Popularity of Helicopter Trips to Boost Market Growth 

The helicopter tourism sector is experiencing rapid growth, driven by the rising popularity of helicopter tours. Thanks to the proliferation of low-cost air travel in recent years, more people are opting for these aerial adventures. The global helicopter tourism market foresees continued expansion, fueled by factors such as the preference for helicopters among older individuals and those with disabilities, as well as the desire for exceptional travel experiences. Helicopter tours provide passengers with enhanced visibility and access to remote locations, making them an appealing choice for travelers seeking unique and inaccessible destinations.

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Key Players:

Eminent industry players profiled in the helicopter tourism market report include Chicago Helicopter Tours, Sydney Helicopters, Maverick Helicopters, Cape Town Helicopters, Bravo Helicopters, Heliair Venice, Liberty Helicopter, Kaikoura Helicopters, Barcelona Helicopters, SUNDANCE HELICOPTERS, Birds Eye View Helicopters, HELI-JET AVIATION, Niagara Helicopters among others.


Application of Novel Technologies like AI and IoT to offer Robust Opportunities 

The travel and tourism industry is greatly impacted by the integration of the Internet of Things and artificial intelligence. AI facilitates seamless communication both prior to and following trips, enhancing the overall travel experience. Smartphone apps powered by AI prove invaluable to travelers, offering convenience and security. Furthermore, the adoption of digital and rapid payment methods presents numerous benefits for businesses. Leveraging these technological advancements, aerial tour service companies are poised for substantial growth opportunities.

Restraints and Challenges:

Aviation Restrictions to act as Market Restraint 

Several factors are poised to restrain the helicopter market in the foreseeable future. Aviation regulations, inadequate infrastructure, and the steep cost of helicopters are among the key barriers. These limitations could hinder the market’s expansion over the forecast period. Additionally, the lingering effects of COVID-19 may further impede growth prospects by disrupting demand and supply dynamics, as well as causing financial uncertainties within the industry.

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Market Segmentation:

The worldwide helicopter tourism industry is segmented according to types and applications. Customized tourism is anticipated to emerge as the frontrunner in the market throughout the projected period. Meanwhile, family tourism is poised to assert dominance in the market during the forecast period.

Customized tourism refers to tailored helicopter tours that cater to specific preferences and needs of individual travelers or groups. This segment is expected to lead the market as travelers increasingly seek unique and personalized experiences, which helicopter operators can provide by offering customizable routes, destinations, and services.

On the other hand, family tourism involves helicopter tours designed to accommodate families, providing them with memorable and enjoyable experiences together. This application segment is projected to dominate the market due to the rising demand for family-friendly travel options and the appeal of helicopter tours as a novel way for families to explore destinations from a different perspective.

Overall, the combination of customized tourism and family tourism is expected to drive growth in the global helicopter tourism market, offering diverse experiences to travelers and catering to various preferences and demographics.

Regional Analysis:

North America to Head Helicopter Tourism Market 

In 2021, North America emerged as the leading market due to a drop in crude oil prices and a surge in domestic travelers across the United States. Notably, significant defense spending, particularly on state-of-the-art lightweight helicopters from Lockheed Martin Corporation, Bell Textron, and others, contributed to the regional market’s growth. This trend is expected to continue, with North America maintaining a dominant market share in subsequent years, fueled by increased domestic tourism and favorable oil prices. The travel and tourism sector, particularly aerial excursions, is projected to be a key driver of economic growth, with the United States playing a pivotal role in travel expenditure. Moreover, advancements in technology have revolutionized the travel experience for both travelers and tour operators, shaping the trajectory of the tourism industry globally.

APAC to Have Admirable Growth in Helicopter Tourism Market 

The Asia-Pacific region experienced the swiftest surge in helicopter tourism in 2021, driven by a spike in helicopter operators, heightened demand for scenic flights, and an uptick in search and rescue missions. This growth has spurred tour providers to offer more affordable trips, catering to travelers seeking unique experiences. Factors such as the increasing number of affluent tourists, the allure of uncommon adventures, and advancements in helicopter technology have propelled the rapid expansion of the industry across Asia. Iconic landmarks like the Taj Mahal, Angkor Wat temple complex, and the Great Wall of China have become popular destinations for helicopter excursions. Leading manufacturers like Avic in China and Kamov in Russia produce state-of-the-art helicopters tailored for the tourism sector. Moreover, the region boasts several nations with favorable regulations conducive to helicopter tourism.

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