"We see a growth coming principally from meeting the immediate needs of Thai security, both over the air and in the seas. There are significant aquisition programmes underway propelled by the necessity to network different forces and make deployment of the forces more efficient and intelligent. A good example is the entire Gripen package and the subsequent networking of the air defence system with the naval system. The growth, will, therefore come in the form of transformation to a high technology defence industry, says Hakan Buskhe, President and CEO Saab AB in an interview with the Asian Defence Journal.
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