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  • 2019

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  • Saab has taken another important step forward to expand its footprint and aerospace ecosystem in India by signing new Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with three of the country’s leading aerospace manufacturers; Dynamatic Technologies Limited, CIM Tools Private Limited and Sansera Engineering Limited.

    Saab has taken another important step forward to expand its footprint and aerospace ecosystem in India by signing new Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with three of the country’s leading aerospace manufacturers; Dynamatic Technologies Limited, CIM Tools Private Limited and Sansera Engineering Limited.

     
  • The Success Story of Carl-Gustaf Continues

     |  Press release

    The Carl-Gustaf® system has a long and distinguished history, but that does not stop the system from continuing successes. In 2018 Saab announced its tenth customer for the latest version of the system, the Carl-Gustaf M4, and game-changing innovations lies ahead.

    The Carl-Gustaf® system has a long and distinguished history, but that does not stop the system from continuing successes. In 2018 Saab announced its tenth customer for the latest version of the system, the Carl-Gustaf M4, and game-changing innovations lies ahead.

     
  • Saab’s agile and lightweight yet powerful radar Giraffe 1X, on contract and in production, provides true mobility. Giraffe 1X can be placed on a conventional vehicle or any other type of vehicle suitable for the mission and can be turned on and off in an instant – making it ideal for protecting forces on the move as well as infrastructure. It provides situational awareness even in inaccessible and remote environments. Saab is currently prepared to participate with Giraffe 1X in trials taking place in India.

    Saab’s agile and lightweight yet powerful radar Giraffe 1X, on contract and in production, provides true mobility. Giraffe 1X can be placed on a conventional vehicle or any other type of vehicle suitable for the mission and can be turned on and off in an instant – making it ideal for protecting forces on the move as well as infrastructure. It provides situational awareness even in inaccessible and remote environments. Saab is currently prepared to participate with Giraffe 1X in trials taking place in India.

     
  • Saab at Aero India 2019

     |  Press release

    Saab will attend the Aero India show at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru from 20-24 February 2019. Saab will present a wide portfolio of products and systems from the air, land and sea domains. Please visit us in Hall C at stand C3.2.

    Saab will attend the Aero India show at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru from 20-24 February 2019. Saab will present a wide portfolio of products and systems from the air, land and sea domains. Please visit us in Hall C at stand C3.2.

     
  • Saab’s newest VSHORAD system, the RBS 70 NG has had a strong order income in the past year. With two new customers in 2018 and great interest shown from potential customers, the future for the system seems more promising than ever.

    Saab’s newest VSHORAD system, the RBS 70 NG has had a strong order income in the past year. With two new customers in 2018 and great interest shown from potential customers, the future for the system seems more promising than ever.

     
  • Saab and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to research a pan-Indian Air Traffic Management Automation System for airports under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme.

    Saab and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to research a pan-Indian Air Traffic Management Automation System for airports under the UDAN Regional Connectivity Scheme.

     
  • 2018

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  • Second Gripen E Test Aircraft Takes Flight

     |  Press release

    On 26 November, Saab completed the successful first flight of the second Gripen E test aircraft.

    On 26 November, Saab completed the successful first flight of the second Gripen E test aircraft.

     
  • 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. 

     
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  • Saab Appoints Ola Rignell as India Head

     |  Press release

    Saab has appointed the former Gripen test pilot and Head of Saab Malaysia, Ola Rignell, as the new Chairman & Managing Director of Saab India Technology Pvt Ltd (SITPL).

    Saab has appointed the former Gripen test pilot and Head of Saab Malaysia, Ola Rignell, as the new Chairman & Managing Director of Saab India Technology Pvt Ltd (SITPL).

     
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