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Swedish Defence Committee Says Yes to Gripen NG

Swedish Defence Committee Says Yes to Gripen NG

The Swedish Parliament has announced in a press release that the Defence Committee has given its nod for the purchase of 40-60 new Gripen fighters. The Committee also wants an annual accounting on Gripen NG. A majority of the members […]


Swedish Gripens to Kick Off 2013 with Red Flag Air Exercise

Swedish Gripens to Kick Off 2013 with Red Flag Air Exercise

Sweden will participate in the Red Flag air exercise 2012 to be held between 19 January and 2 February 2013, says a Swedish Government Press Release. Red Flag is a multinational air exercise held alternatively at Nellis Air Force Base, […]


Gripen E/F Test Aircraft Debuts in Switzerland

Gripen E/F Test Aircraft Debuts in Switzerland

Defence and security company Saab’s Gripen E/F Test Aircraft has now been introduced to the Swiss people. It took place yesterday during the Swiss Air Force spectacular annual flight demonstration at the Axalp-Ebenfluh shooting range. Saab took the aircraft to […]


Sweden to Offer Gripen Jets to Croatia

Sweden to Offer Gripen Jets to Croatia

Eight Gripen aircraft are included in the offer submitted today to the Croatian government by the Swedish Defence and Security Export Agency (FXM). Through FXM, the Swedish Government has submitted an offer including the sale of eight Gripen C/D aircraft. […]


Gripen Flies Into Switzerland

Gripen Flies Into Switzerland

The Gripen E/F test aircraft will make its debut in the Swiss Alps during the Axalp flight demonstration by the Swiss Air Force, 10-11 October. Wednesday morning the aircraft arrived in Switzerland after a non-stop flight from Linköping in Sweden. […]


The Military Fighter Aircraft Market 2012-2022

The Military Fighter Aircraft Market 2012-2022

The military fighter aircraft market is set for a period of great activity over the coming decade, as the demand for 5th generation fighter jet capability continues among the world’s leading military nations. Budget restraints and spiralling costs related to […]


Brazil to delay jet decision until 2013, no favorite

Brazil to delay jet decision until 2013, no favorite

Brazil will postpone until next year a decision on a multi-billion-dollar contract to buy 36 next-generation fighter and there is currently no favorite, a government source said Friday. “The government budget does not include an outlay for the purchase of […]


Gripen Information Meeting in Switzerland

Gripen Information Meeting in Switzerland

On 8 September 2012, the Swiss Air Force Officers Society AVIA invited its members to an information meeting on the evaluation and acquisition of the new fighter of the Swiss Armed Forces (TTE). AVIA had invited Swiss and Swedish officials […]


Final Four Gripens Heading for South Africa

Final Four Gripens Heading for South Africa

The final four Gripens purchased by South Africa would be delivered in mid-September, says a news report in SAAF, the unofficial website on the South African Air Force. South Africa had purchased nine dual seat and seventeen single-seat aircraft from […]


 
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