News and press releases

  • 2015

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  • Saab Grintek Defence Strengthens Its Partnership in South Africa

     |  News

    Saab Grintek Defence and African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited (former Sekunjalo Investment Ltd), have signed an agreement under which AEEI becomes a partner in Saab Grintek Defence.

  • Saab Receives Order for Artillery Ammunition

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has received an order for explosive training artillery ammunition. The order amounts to approximately SEK 114 million and delivery will take place during 2015-2016.

  • Saab at IMDEX Asia 2015

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab will have a strong presence at IMDEX Asia 2015, the International Maritime Defence Exhibition and conference in Singapore, 19-21 May. Saab will show a full range of systems and solutions for air, surface and sea.

  • Invitation to Saab’s Capital Markets Day

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has the pleasure of inviting journalists, financial analysts and investors to the Saab Capital Markets Day on the 13 May 2015.

  • Upgraded PS-05/A radar gives Gripen C/D extended performance and operating range

     |  News

    Defence and security company Saab has developed the PS-05/A fighter radar to a new version designated Mk4, which gives Gripen C/D improved performance and operating range. The development is a significant step on the roadmap for the future capability enhancement of the Gripen C/D.

  • Saab Signs Contract with Brazil on Weapon Acquisition for Gripen NG

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab and the Brazilian Ministry of Defence, through the Aeronautics Command (COMAER), have signed a contract for Gripen NG weapon acquisition. The total order value is approximately USD 245 million. The order is expected to be booked by Saab during the second half of 2015.

  • Saab’s Results January-March 2015

     |  Press release, Financial report

    Defence and security company Saab presents the results for January-March 2015

  • Sweden first in the world with remotely operated air traffic management

     |  News, Press release

    The first plane landed today using Remote Tower Services, a system developed by LFV and Saab. As of today, the air traffic service at Örnsköldsvik Airport is operated using Remote Tower Service (RTS). Throughout the day, the first planes controlled from the LFV Remote Tower Centre in Sundsvall have been taking off and landing at Örnsköldsvik Airport. LFV and Saab have worked together to develop the operational and technological solutions for remotely operated air traffic management. It is for the first time air traffic control is operated remotely. After ten years of developing, LFV and Saab are first in the world to launch Remote Tower Services.

  • Gunnar Wieslander new Head of Saab Kockums

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab has appointed Gunnar Wieslander, former Commander of the First submarine flotilla and State Secretary, as new Head of Saab Kockums. Gunnar Wieslander is employed from 20 April, 2015 but takes up the position on 1 September, 2015.

  • Saab Signs a SEK 2 Billion Multicurrency Revolving Credit Facility

     |  Press release

    Defence and security company Saab AB has signed a multi-currency revolving credit facility of SEK 2 billion with maturity 2020-01-15 and with a possibility to extend the term with one plus one year. The facility will be used for general corporate purposes and strengthens Saab’s financial flexibility in connection with expansion.

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