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  • Defence and security company Saab grows its presence in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) by establishing development and production in Abu Dhabi.

     
  • Saab Receives Order for Artillery Ammunition

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has received an order for 155mm explosive training artillery ammunitions. The order value amounts to SEK 118 million and deliveries will take place during 2018 and 2019. The industry’s nature is such that due to circumstances concerning the product and customer, further information about the customer will not be announced.

     
  • Saab receives Support Contract for South African Gripen

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has received a support contract for the South African Gripen weapon system. The order has a total value of SEK 206 million (ZAR 314 million) over the period November 2017 to February 2020. The South African Air Force has been operating the Gripen fighter system since 2008 when the first Gripen was delivered.

     
  • From idea to reality

     |  Story

    This fall, every employee had the opportunity to participate in the company’s annual Innovation Programme. One idea snapped up by the jury and set for pre-study came from Swedish duo Rebecka Carlbergh and Charlotte Haegermark. The idea: what are the conditions for our internal innovators and ‘intrapreneurs’?

    This fall, every employee had the opportunity to participate in the company’s annual Innovation Programme. One idea snapped up by the jury and set for pre-study came from Swedish duo Rebecka Carlbergh and Charlotte Haegermark. The idea: what are the conditions for our internal innovators and ‘intrapreneurs’?

     
  • Saab introduces BT 46 Mk III at I/ITSEC

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab will be showcasing its new high fidelity training system BT 46 Mk III, at the /ITSEC 2017 exhibition in Orlando, Florida.

     
  • Saab Launches New Tool for Military Training

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab launches a new tool for military O/C (Observer/Controller) and exercise leaders. The new application, We:Are, is built on Augmented Reality for smart phones and tablets, and will be showcased to the training market for the first time at this year´s I/ITSEC in Orlando, Florida.

     
  • Defense and security company Saab has received an additional order from General Dynamics for delivery of its Sea Giraffe AMB naval radar for the United States (U.S.) Navy’s Littoral Combat Ships LCS 28 and LCS 30.

     
  • Five quick facts about remote tower services

     |  Story

    Here we list five quick facts about remote tower services.

     
  • Saab to Expand Remote Tower Services on the Swedish Market

     |  Press release

    Saab Digital Air Traffic Solutions has been selected by the Swedish Air Navigation Service Provider, LFV to provide remote digital air traffic control to the airports in Malmö, Östersund, Umeå and Kiruna.

     
  • Saab Awarded SANDF Mass Field Feeding System Contract

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has been awarded a contract to deliver a Mass Field Feeding Capability to the South African National Defence Force (SANDF).

     
  • A family affair

     |  Story

    With a connection to Saab’s Giraffe radar stretching back 30 years, Peter Andersson is well placed to talk about the advantages of the system.

    With a connection to Saab’s Giraffe radar stretching back 30 years, Peter Andersson is well placed to talk about the advantages of the system.

     
  • Gripen’s lair at the heart of NATO

     |  Story

    The Czech Gripen fleet has been over a decade in service. The outstanding performance of the system, as demonstrated during NATO exercises and deployments, has increased interest from other Central European countries.

    The Czech Gripen fleet has been over a decade in service. The outstanding performance of the system, as demonstrated during NATO exercises and deployments, has increased interest from other Central European countries.

     
  • Anti-submarine warfare (ASW) is not only a capability. It’s a very special skill with knowledge and experience built up over decades. These skills were almost lost, almost forgotten about – due to the Post-Cold War draw down of submarines, and the focus on land campaigns. For a period during the mid-late 2000’s it seemed that the maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) was a dying capability. Fast forward almost a decade and things couldn’t be more different.

    Anti-submarine warfare (ASW) is not only a capability. It’s a very special skill with knowledge and experience built up over decades. These skills were almost lost, almost forgotten about – due to the Post-Cold War draw down of submarines, and the focus on land campaigns. For a period during the mid-late 2000’s it seemed that the maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) was a dying capability. Fast forward almost a decade and things couldn’t be more different.

     
  • In a crisis scenario you need to see more. You need to see beyond the horizon, extend it, to be able to cover vast areas quickly. You need to overcome the challenge of the earth’s curvature, to detect, to identify and to timely issue the correct orders.

    In a crisis scenario you need to see more. You need to see beyond the horizon, extend it, to be able to cover vast areas quickly. You need to overcome the challenge of the earth’s curvature, to detect, to identify and to timely issue the correct orders.

     
  • Saab and Raytheon Teaming for Soldier Weapons Development

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab and Raytheon Company are teaming up to cooperate on the development of new weapons systems for infantry forces to meet near-term U.S. and international requirements. The companies will look into bringing new capabilities to Saab’s Carl-Gustaf reloadable and AT4 disposable and shoulder launched weapon systems.

     
  • Special Projects Incentive 2018

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    The Board of Directors of the defence- and security company Saab proposes a share-based Special Projects Incentive 2018 to the Annual General Meeting in April 2018.

     
  • Join Saab at Dubai Airshow 2017

     |  Story

    Saab's ground-breaking products on display at this year's Dubai Airshow 12-16 November include GlobalEye, Swordfish MPA and ground-based air surveillance radar Giraffe 4A, as well aair traffic management solutions. Gripen C will also form part of the flying air display and static aircraft display. Meet us at Stand 540.

     
  • Interview with Karin Josefsson

     |  Story

    “Often I try to highlight capable women, so they’re on people’s radars when jobs open up.” So wrote Karin Josefsson in her submission to Universum’s Female Role Model of the Year Award this autumn.

    “Often I try to highlight capable women, so they’re on people’s radars when jobs open up.” So wrote Karin Josefsson in her submission to Universum’s Female Role Model of the Year Award this autumn.

     
  • Saab receives order for Gripen maintenance operations

     |  Press release

    The defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) on behalf of the Swedish Armed Forces to provide support and maintenance services for Gripen C/D in 2018. The order exercises a contractual option within the framework of a previously signed agreement pertaining to performance-based support and maintenance.

     
  • Saab Receives Order for RBS 70 from the Brazilian Army

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Brazilian Army for deliveries of the RBS 70 VSHORAD (Very Short Range Air Defence) system. Deliveries will take place during 2018-2019.

     
  • Saab Receives NLAW Order from Finnish Defence Forces

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Finnish Defence Forces for the Next generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon system (NLAW). Deliveries will take place during 2017.

     
  • Join Saab at Defense & Security 2017

     |  Story

    Meet Saab at this year’s Defense & Security, 6–9 November in Bangkok, Thailand. At the exhibition Saab will showcase our ground breaking products, services and solutions – including Gripen the smart fighter, Airborne Surveillance and the 9AIR C4I family.

     
  • Saab’s results January-September 2017

     |  Press release, Financial report, Stock Exchange Release

    Defence and security company Saab presents the results for January-September 2017.

     
  • Saab Receives Subsystems Order for Meteor

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract with MBDA for deliveries of subsystems for the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) missile system. The order value amounts to approximately SEK 150 million and deliveries to MBDA will take place during the period 2020-2021.

     
  • A true servant for many more years to come

     |  Story

    Using the expression “a true servant” is not an exaggeration when it comes to describing the SK 60 trainer aircraft. The Saab produced aircraft has been in the air for over 50 years and has served in active duty within the Swedish Armed Forces since 1967.

     
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