Saab TransponderTech wins important AIS order in Portugal

Sweden-based Saab TransponderTech AB has recently won an important order
for a fleet tracking/management system, fully compatible with the AIS
(Automatic Identification System) standards, to be installed in Portugal.

The Port of Lisbon will integrate one base station and 44 vessel units in
the VTS (Vessel Traffic System) from Norcontrol IT. The AIS system will be
fitted on ships sailing in the bay of Lisbon, thereby enhancing safety and
surveillance. The AIS system will also provide the possibility of fleet
management.

Saab TransponderTech AB, part of Saab Infomatics, holds the position of a
world leader in AIS technology and has over 10 years of experience as well
as proven products in operation world-wide.

Saab is northern Europe's leading high technology company, mainly active
in the defence, aviation and space industry, and offers advanced products
and systems based on sophisticated information technology. The business
areas within Saab are Infomatics, Aerospace, Dynamics, Technical Support
and Services, Space and Aviation Services.

For further information, please contact:
Holger Ericsson, Marketing Director
Phone: +46 13 18 80 00
Fax:+46 8 627 49 49
e-mail:holger.ericsson@transpondertech.se

www.saab.se

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