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  • Nomination Committee for the Saab Annual General Meeting 2021

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Nomination Committee for Saab AB for the Annual General Meeting 2021 have now been appointed based on the shareholder structure on 31 August 2020.

    Nomination Committee for Saab AB for the Annual General Meeting 2021 have now been appointed based on the shareholder structure on 31 August 2020.

     
  • The Czech Air Force has been a Gripen user for 15 years. When Gripen entered service with the Czech Air Force in 2005, it replaced old Russian technology. Within just a couple of years, the Czech Air Force did not just start to use a new type of aircraft; they started using a completely new system as well as adapting to a new way of working.

    The Czech Air Force has been a Gripen user for 15 years. When Gripen entered service with the Czech Air Force in 2005, it replaced old Russian technology. Within just a couple of years, the Czech Air Force did not just start to use a new type of aircraft; they started using a completely new system as well as adapting to a new way of working. This only hints at how remarkable the capability enhancement within the Air Force was, and how it has continued to progress ever since.   

     
  • Saab utilises authorisation to repurchase own shares

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Acquisitions of shares will be carried out in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (”MAR”) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 (the ”Safe Harbour Regulation”). Acquisitions of shares will be managed by an investment firm or credit institution that makes its trading decisions regarding the timing of the acquisitions of Saab’s shares independently of Saab.

    Acquisitions of shares will be carried out in accordance with the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) No 596/2014 (”MAR”) and the Commission Delegated Regulation (EU) No 2016/1052 (the ”Safe Harbour Regulation”). Acquisitions of shares will be managed by an investment firm or credit institution that makes its trading decisions regarding the timing of the acquisitions of Saab’s shares independently of Saab.

     
  • Great collaboration makes great aircraft

     |  Story

    The first Swedish Gripen E aircraft flies side by side with the first Brazilian Gripen. It’s much more than a beautiful image, it’s a sign of a great collaboration between the countries and between the air forces and industry.

    The first Swedish Gripen E aircraft flies side by side with the first Brazilian Gripen. It’s much more than a beautiful image, it’s a sign of a great collaboration between the countries and between the air forces and industry. Here the Commander of the Swedish Air Force Major General Carl-Johan Edström gives his view of the collaboration and the importance of a fighter that not only beats the opponents of today but also remains operational for decades.

     
  • Saab receives order for Anti-Ship Missiles from Germany

     |  Press release

    Saab has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship missile for provision to the German Navy. The order value is approximately 1.7 BSEK with deliveries between 2022 and 2026.

    Saab has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship missile for provision to the German Navy. The order value is approximately 1.7 BSEK with deliveries between 2022 and 2026.

     
  • By combining different sensors in a single solution, Saab's Sea Giraffe Multi Sensor Solution provides naval forces with the ability to detect threats regardless of size, speed, shape and sophistication.

    A naval warship is a powerful asset. But without the right means to detect, classify and counter today’s advanced threats, even the most powerful surface combatant will be vulnerable. To meet this challenge, Saab has developed the Sea Giraffe Multi Sensor Solution. By combining different sensors in a single solution, it provides naval forces with the ability to detect threats regardless of size, speed, shape and sophistication.

     
  • Sweden Offers Gripen to Croatia

     |  Press release

    Today, Sweden submitted its proposal of 12 new Gripen C/D fighter aircraft to Croatia.

    Today, Sweden submitted its proposal of 12 new Gripen C/D fighter aircraft to Croatia.

     
  • Saab Reveals New Decoy Missile for Gripen

     |  Press release

    Saab’s offering to Finland includes advanced Electronic Warfare systems, comprising of a newly developed Electronic Attack Jammer Pod and a decoy missile system.

    Saab’s offering to Finland includes advanced Electronic Warfare systems, comprising of a newly developed Electronic Attack Jammer Pod and a decoy missile system.

     
  • After months of training, Major Aviator Cristiano de Oliveira Peres, test pilot at the Brazilian Air Force, completed the important mission of being the first Brazilian pilot to fly the first Brazilian Gripen E.

    After months of training, Major Aviator Cristiano de Oliveira Peres, test pilot at the Brazilian Air Force, completed the important mission of being the first Brazilian pilot to fly the first Brazilian Gripen E.

     
  • Welcome to Saab´s Submarine Seminar

     |  Press release

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar on the 3th of September 2020. Join our online seminar to learn more about Saab´s submarine operations.

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar on the 3th of September 2020. Join our online seminar to learn more about Saab´s submarine operations.

     
  • Join Saab’s Press Briefing at the Kauhava Air Show

     |  Press release

    Saab will participate in the Kauhava Air Show in Finland and is pleased to invite media to an online press briefing. Participate to get an update on Saab´s presence and plans in Finland, as well as an insight on how the Swedish Air Force co-operate with its Finnish counterparts. 

    Saab will participate in the Kauhava Air Show in Finland and is pleased to invite media to an online press briefing. Participate to get an update on Saab´s presence and plans in Finland, as well as an insight on how the Swedish Air Force co-operate with its Finnish counterparts. 

     
  • Saab will, together with the companies ORBCOMM and AAC Clyde Space, lead a groundbreaking Swedish space project; to develop space based communication for the maritime sector via the new automatic tracking standard, VDES. The new VDES package does not only enable safer, more sustainable and greener shipping but the technology also has spin-off potential for other industries.

    Saab will, together with the companies ORBCOMM and AAC Clyde Space, lead a groundbreaking Swedish space project; to develop space based communication for the maritime sector via the new automatic tracking standard, VDES. The new VDES package does not only enable safer, more sustainable and greener shipping but the technology also has spin-off potential for other industries.

     
  • Saab divests QPS

     |  Press release

    Saab announced today it has divested the Dutch-based company QPS (Quality Positioning Services), a provider of hydrographic software solutions within the global maritime industry. The decision is in line with Saab’s strategy to optimize its product portfolio and to increase focus on five core areas.

    Saab announced today it has divested the Dutch-based company QPS (Quality Positioning Services), a provider of hydrographic software solutions within the global maritime industry. The decision is in line with Saab’s strategy to optimize its product portfolio and to increase focus on five core areas.

     
  • Saab offers Gripen to Canada

     |  Press release

    Supported by Sweden, Saab has submitted its proposal for the Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP) to Canada. The proposal comprises 88 Gripen E fighter aircraft, with a comprehensive support and training package and an industrial and technological benefits programme.

    Supported by Sweden, Saab has submitted its proposal for the Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP) to Canada. The proposal comprises 88 Gripen E fighter aircraft, with a comprehensive support and training package and an industrial and technological benefits programme.

     
  • Saab Opens a Centre in the UK for Future Combat Air

     |  Press release

    Saab is to create a new FCAS centre in the United Kingdom as a hub for our participation in the FCAS (Future Combat Air Systems) programme. Saab is committed to build a long term relationship with the UK related to FCAS by investing initially 50 MGBP. The UK and Sweden signed a MoU (https://saabgroup.com/media/news-press/news/2019-07/saab-comments-on-swedish-uk-future-combat-air-announcement/) on FCAS co-operation in July 2019. Saab is leading Sweden’s FCAS industrial participation in close co-operation with Sweden’s Ministry of Defence.

    Saab is to create a new FCAS centre in the United Kingdom as a hub for our participation in the FCAS (Future Combat Air Systems) programme. Saab is committed to build a long term relationship with the UK related to FCAS by investing initially 50 MGBP. The UK and Sweden signed a MoU (https://saabgroup.com/media/news-press/news/2019-07/saab-comments-on-swedish-uk-future-combat-air-announcement/) on FCAS co-operation in July 2019. Saab is leading Sweden’s FCAS industrial participation in close co-operation with Sweden’s Ministry of Defence.

     
  • Saab’s Results January-June 2020

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Saab presents the results for January-June 2020.

    Saab presents the results for January-June 2020.

     
  • Saab receives Carl-Gustaf order from U. S. Army

     |  Press release

    Saab has received an order for Carl-Gustaf® ammunition and AT4 systems from the U.S. Army. The order value is approximately USD 100 million (930 MSEK) and deliveries will take place in 2021.   

    Saab has received an order for Carl-Gustaf® ammunition and AT4 systems from the U.S. Army. The order value is approximately USD 100 million (930 MSEK) and deliveries will take place in 2021.   

     
  • Saab signs support agreement for GlobalEye

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Saab has signed a support agreement with the United Arab Emirates regarding the advanced airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) solution GlobalEye. The agreement is valid between 2020 and 2022, with an order value of 144.9 MUSD.

    Saab has signed a support agreement with the United Arab Emirates regarding the advanced airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) solution GlobalEye. The agreement is valid between 2020 and 2022, with an order value of 144.9 MUSD.

     
  • Outsmarting threats by electronic attack

     |  Story

    A fighter aircraft on a mission operates in an environment full of threats, such as air and ground based radars and infrared- (IR) or radar-guided missiles. The aircraft is equipped with systems that enable the crew to complete their mission successfully and ensure they can return safely to the base. We are talking about the electronic warfare system.

    A fighter aircraft on a mission operates in an environment full of threats, such as air and ground based radars and infrared- (IR) or radar-guided missiles. The aircraft is equipped with systems that enable the crew to complete their mission successfully and ensure they can return safely to the base. We are talking about the Electronic Warfare (EW) system.

     
  • Saab Receives Order for Torpedo 62 Life Extension

     |  Press release

    Saab has received a first order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for the life extension of the heavyweight torpedo system. The order value is approximately 485 MSEK and deliveries will take place during 2020-2024.

    Saab has received a first order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for the life extension of the heavyweight torpedo system. The order value is approximately 485 MSEK and deliveries will take place during 2020-2024.

     
  • Enabling air superiority from the ground

     |  Story

    The threat from small, slow and low flying drones, short-range missiles and guided munitions is growing rapidly and you need short-range air defence to acquire the time and tools to detect them. 

    The ground combat environment is rapidly changing. While traditional air defence systems and strategies have been focusing on providing long-range capabilities against threats such as fighter jets and supersonic missiles, todays’ new, agile and equally dangerous short-range threats have not been addressed.

     
  • A submarine in space

     |  Story

    It's not really as crazy as it sounds to compare these two, a submarine and a spacecraft. There are many areas where parallels can be drawn between the challenges of sea depths and weightlessness outside the Earth's atmosphere. Submarines and space crafts also have one basic thing in common; they place extreme demand on design and manufacturing. Building submarines is second to space industry. 

    It's not really as crazy as it sounds to compare these two, a submarine and a spacecraft. There are many areas where parallels can be drawn between the challenges of sea depths and weightlessness outside the Earth's atmosphere. Submarines and space crafts also have one basic thing in common; they place extreme demand on design and manufacturing. Building submarines is second to space industry. 

     
  • Saab starts Gripen Production in Brazil

     |  Press release

    Saab's first aerostructures plant outside of Sweden for the new Gripen E/F fighter, in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, reaches another important milestone with the start of production. This site builds sections of Gripen, which will then be delivered to the final assembly facilities at the Embraer plant in Gavião Peixoto, São Paulo, Brazil and to Saab in Linköping, Sweden.

    Saab's first aerostructures plant outside of Sweden for the new Gripen E/F fighter, in São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil, reaches another important milestone with the start of production. This site builds sections of Gripen, which will then be delivered to the final assembly facilities at the Embraer plant in Gavião Peixoto, São Paulo, Brazil and to Saab in Linköping, Sweden.

     
  • Saab’s CEO Micael Johansson and acting CFO Thomas Hendel will present the Saab interim report for January-June 2020.

    Saab’s CEO Micael Johansson and acting CFO Thomas Hendel will present the Saab interim report for January-June 2020.

     
  • Saab completes divestment of shares in Vricon

     |  Press release

    Saab has completed the divestment of all its shares in the U.S. based joint venture company Vricon Inc.

    Saab has completed the divestment of all its shares in the U.S. based joint venture company Vricon Inc.

     
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