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  • 2018

  • 4

  • Gripen E Flies with Meteor

     |  Press release

    In October, Saab successfully completed a test flight by a Gripen E aircraft with the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) for the first time.  

    In October, Saab successfully completed a test flight by a Gripen E aircraft with the Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) for the first time.  

     
  • First Missile Firing by Gripen E

     |  Press release

    Gripen E has successfully completed the first tests to verify the ability to release and launch external payloads. The tests took place in October 2018 at Vidsel Test Range in the north of Sweden. 

    Gripen E has successfully completed the first tests to verify the ability to release and launch external payloads. The tests took place in October 2018 at Vidsel Test Range in the north of Sweden. 

     
  • New Head of Market Area North America

     |  Press release

    Saab has appointed Erik Smith as the new head of the Market Area North America, effective from the 1 October 2018.  

    Saab has appointed Erik Smith as the new head of the Market Area North America, effective from the 1 October 2018.  

     
  • 2016

  • 2

  • Defense and security company Saab has been awarded separate contracts from the Canadian Great Lakes Pilotage Authority and the Great Lakes Pilotage Division of the United States Coast Guard to upgrade their Great Lakes Pilot Management System to the latest version of Saab’s KleinPilot.

    Defense and security company Saab has been awarded separate contracts from the Canadian Great Lakes Pilotage Authority and the Great Lakes Pilotage Division of the United States Coast Guard to upgrade their Great Lakes Pilot Management System to the latest version of Saab’s KleinPilot.

     
  • 2015

  • 2

  • The new light-weight Carl-Gustaf M4, weighing less than 7 kg, offers significant weight savings to the soldier. It is also compatible with future battlefield technology such as intelligent sighting systems for programmable ammunition. For the first time in Canada, the new Carl-Gustaf M4 is now showcased at CANSEC.

    Defence and security company Saab, presents, for the first time in Canada, the newly-developed next generation Carl-Gustaf M4 at the 2015 CANSEC exhibition.