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Selex Wins Order for Gripen’s Raven AESA Radar

Selex Wins Order for Gripen’s Raven AESA Radar

A multi-million contract has been awarded to Finmeccanica – Selex ES by defence and security company Saab to supply the Raven ES-05 AESA (Active Electronically Scanned Array) radar for Saab’s Gripen Next Generation (NG) fighters. A NATO-interoperable, multi-role fighter designed […]


Saab: Gripen Closes In On Operational Meteor Capability

Saab: Gripen Closes In On Operational Meteor Capability

Sweden: Defence and security company Saab and FMV have concluded missile integration firings with Gripen and the MBDA Meteor BVRAAM (Beyond Visual-Range Air-to-Air Missile). These latest firings, conducted earlier this year, further verified missile integration with Gripen and validated seeker […]


Saab to Develop New Torpedo for Swedish Navy

Saab to Develop New Torpedo for Swedish Navy

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) regarding design plans for a New Lightweight Torpedo (NLT). The order refers to the period 2014-2015 and amounts to the value of MSEK 43. […]


Swiss Voters Reject $3.5 Billion Gripen Purchase

Swiss Voters Reject $3.5 Billion Gripen Purchase

Swiss voters rejected a 3.1 billion- franc ($3.5 billion) order for Gripen fighter jets, a setback to Swedish defense company Saab AB. The 22-plane contract, which Switzerland awarded 2 1/2 years ago, was opposed by 53.4 percent of voters, the […]


Saab Launches Five New Radars for Total Air Domain Awareness

Saab Launches Five New Radars for Total Air Domain Awareness

Defence and security company Saab extends its surface radar portfolio, with the introduction of five all-new complementary Giraffe radars for land and sea. This strengthens the current product offering but also takes the Giraffe firmly into the long-range air surveillance […]


Gripen E Production Is Fully Under Way

Gripen E Production Is Fully Under Way

Employees from virtually every part of Saab are involved in the Gripen E project. Agreements have also been struck with more than 30 major development suppliers that are helping to realise Gripen E. “What we are doing now is unique,” […]


SAAB Builds for Further Expansion In the Naval Domain

SAAB Builds for Further Expansion In the Naval Domain

Defence and security company Saab is expanding its activities in the naval arena. Saab is therefore recruiting new employees to strengthen and develop its naval capabilities. Today, Saab is one of the leading companies within the naval arena. It is […]


Saab Signs Contract for RBS 70 with Brazilian Army

Saab Signs Contract for RBS 70 with Brazilian Army

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract on deliveries of the RBS 70 VSHORAD (very short range air defence system) to the Brazilian Army. The order has a value of approximately MSEK 80 and comprises deliveries of man-portable […]


US Army Selects Saab’s Carl-Gustaf Man-Portable Weapon System

US Army Selects Saab’s Carl-Gustaf Man-Portable Weapon System

Defence and security company Saab’s man-portable weapon system Carl-Gustaf has been chosen by the U.S. Department of the Army to be a Program of Record within the U.S. Army. This means that the world leading shoulder-fired weapon system, with a […]


 
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