Swedish Air Force in big Saab order
TT/The Local · 8 Jul 2008, 16:24
Published: 08 Jul 2008 16:24 GMT+02:00
Swedish aerospace company Saab has received a 574 million kronor ($95.5 million) order from the Swedish Armed Forces for equipment for its Gripen fighter planes.
The order will see the Swedish Air Force's planes equipped with so-called electronic warfare systems and weapons pylons. The order was placed by the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, the arms procurement organization of the Armed Forces.
Saab said in a statement that deliveries would start this year and be completed by 2011.
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