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  • Saab Selected as Combat System Provider for Finnish Squadron 2020 Programme

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    In accordance with Finland’s Ministry of Defence’s proposition, the Government of Finland has today selected Saab as the combat system provider and integrator for the Finnish Navy’s four new Pohjanmaa-class corvettes within the Squadron 2020 programme.

    In accordance with Finland’s Ministry of Defence’s proposition, the Government of Finland has today selected Saab as the combat system provider and integrator for the Finnish Navy’s four new Pohjanmaa-class corvettes within the Squadron 2020 programme.

     
  • Saab Presents First Gripen E to Brazil

     |  Press release

    Saab has taken another important step in the delivery of Gripen E to the Brazilian customer. Marked by a ceremony in Linköping, Sweden, on 10 September, the first Brazilian Gripen E aircraft was delivered to start the flight test programme.

    Saab has taken another important step in the delivery of Gripen E to the Brazilian customer. Marked by a ceremony in Linköping, Sweden, on 10 September, the first Brazilian Gripen E aircraft was delivered to start the flight test programme.

     
  • Production Giraffe 1X radar comes to DSEI

     |  News

    Saab will be exhibiting a serial production standard Giraffe 1X, at the DSEI exhibition for the first time. The Giraffe 1X 3D solid-state radar will be located at the East outdoor display area 23.

    Saab will be exhibiting a serial production standard Giraffe 1X, at the DSEI exhibition for the first time. The Giraffe 1X 3D solid-state radar will be located at the East outdoor display area 23.

     
  • Saab announces new camouflage

     |  Press release

    Saab has developed a new type of camouflage called ARCASe (Advanced Reversible Camouflage Screen emissive), with the first briefing on the new product at the annual Barracuda User Group at DSEI, London. 

    Saab has developed a new type of camouflage called ARCASe (Advanced Reversible Camouflage Screen emissive), with the first briefing on the new product at the annual Barracuda User Group at DSEI, London. 

     
  • Micael Johansson new President and CEO of Saab

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Saab's Board of Directors has today appointed Micael Johansson as President and CEO of Saab. Micael Johansson will take up his position on October 23, replacing Håkan Buskhe, who earlier has announced his resignation as CEO.

    Saab's Board of Directors has today appointed Micael Johansson as President and CEO of Saab. Micael Johansson will take up his position on October 23, replacing Håkan Buskhe, who earlier has announced his resignation as CEO.

     
  • Saab at DSEI 2019

     |  News

    Saab will be exhibiting at the Defence Security and Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition, London, England, stand N2-200, from the 10 to 13 September.

    Saab will be exhibiting at the Defence Security and Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition, London, England, stand N2-200, from the 10 to 13 September.

     
  • Saab has appointed Merton Kaplan as the new Head of Investor Relations. Merton Kaplan takes up his position on October 1, 2019.  

    Saab has appointed Merton Kaplan as the new Head of Investor Relations. Merton Kaplan takes up his position on October 1, 2019.  

     
  • Saab appoints Chief Marketing Officer

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Saab has appointed Dean Rosenfield as Chief Marketing Officer, responsible for Marketing and Sales. Dean Rosenfield also becomes a member of Group Management.

    Saab has appointed Dean Rosenfield as Chief Marketing Officer, responsible for Marketing and Sales. Dean Rosenfield also becomes a member of Group Management.

     
  • Reminder: Welcome to Saab’s Submarine Seminar

     |  Press release

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar in Stockholm, Sweden, on August 30 2019. Join the seminar in person or online to learn more about Saab’s submarine operations.

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar in Stockholm, Sweden, on August 30 2019. Join the seminar in person or online to learn more about Saab’s submarine operations.

     
  • First Brazilian Gripen E Completes its First Flight

     |  Press release

    Saab today completed a successful first flight with the first Brazilian Gripen E fighter aircraft, 39-6001. At 2.41 pm CET on August 26, the Gripen E aircraft took off on its maiden flight flown by Saab test pilot Richard Ljungberg. The aircraft operated from Saab´s airfield in Linköping, Sweden.  

    Saab today completed a successful first flight with the first Brazilian Gripen E fighter aircraft, 39-6001. At 2.41 pm CET on August 26, the Gripen E aircraft took off on its maiden flight flown by Saab test pilot Richard Ljungberg. The aircraft operated from Saab´s airfield in Linköping, Sweden.  

     
  • Saab has received an order from the Australian Army to extend the support of their Ground Based Air Defence (GBAD) and Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) systems until 2022. This ensures the availability and effectiveness of these important capabilities, which are fielded by 16th Regt, Royal Australian Artillery.

    Saab has received an order from the Australian Army to extend the support of their Ground Based Air Defence (GBAD) and Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) systems until 2022. This ensures the availability and effectiveness of these important capabilities, which are fielded by 16th Regt, Royal Australian Artillery.

     
  • Welcome to Saab´s Submarine Seminar

     |  Press release

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar in Stockholm, Sweden, on August 30 2019. Join the seminar in person or online to learn more about Saab´s submarine operations.

    Saab is pleased to invite media, financial analysts and investors to the annual submarine seminar in Stockholm, Sweden, on August 30 2019. Join the seminar in person or online to learn more about Saab´s submarine operations.

     
  • Saab has signed a supply contract with the Belgian MoD for the deliveries of training systems to the Belgian Army. The order value is approximately SEK 160 million and deliveries will take place in 2021.

    Saab has signed a supply contract with the Belgian MoD for the deliveries of training systems to the Belgian Army. The order value is approximately SEK 160 million and deliveries will take place in 2021.

     
  • President and CEO Håkan Buskhe leaves Saab 2020

     |  Press release, Stock Exchange Release

    Håkan Buskhe has informed Saab's Board of Directors that he is leaving the position of President and CEO. The Board will now begin the recruitment of a successor.

    Håkan Buskhe has informed Saab's Board of Directors that he is leaving the position of President and CEO. The Board will now begin the recruitment of a successor.

     
  • On 18 July 2019, the governments of Sweden and the United Kingdom signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding co-operation on future combat air systems. Saab views the agreement as a starting point for exploring the opportunity for joint development of a future combat air system, which will also read across into the continued long-term development of existing platforms including Gripen.

    On 18 July 2019, the governments of Sweden and the United Kingdom signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding co-operation on future combat air systems. Saab views the agreement as a starting point for exploring the opportunity for joint development of a future combat air system, which will also read across into the continued long-term development of existing platforms including Gripen.

     
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