SaabTech Electronics wins an international breatthrough order for SEK 200 million

SaabTech Electronics wins an international breakthrough order for radar
warners for German Tornado aircraft for SEK 200 million

SaabTech Electronics AB has received an order for the adaptation and
qualification of radar warners for the German Armed Force´s Tornado
aircraft.

"The German order was won against hard international competition and
represents a breakthrough for our radar warners on the export market",
says Stellan Morén, Sales Manager of SaabTech Electronics' Electronic
Warfare Division.

SaabTech Electronics has developed systems for electronic warfare since
the late 1950s and has suppblied radar warners to the Swedish Air Force
for successive generations of aircraft. The company is also one of the
world's leading suppliers of passive airborne countermeasures.

The order was placed by the Panavia aircraft consortium represented by
EADS (European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company). The end customer is
the German Air Force represented by NETMA (Nato EF2000 and Tornado
Development, Production and Logistics Management Agency).

Saab is northern Europe's leading high technology company, mainly active
in the defense, 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:
Gunnar Tellås, President SaabTech Electronics Phone: +46 8 580 857
52
E-mail: gate@infomatics.saab.se +46 70 325 57 52
Fax: +46 8 580 872 52
Guy Hörnfeldt, Director of Communications and PR Tel:+46 8 580 853 70
E-mail: guhoe@infomatics.saab.se +46 70 325 53 70
Fax: +46 8 580 872 16
www.saab.se

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