AerotechTelub signs new contract with Elekta

AerotechTelub and Elekta are continuing to strengthen their
The parties have entered into a new business agreement covering several
years for the continued production of Leksell Gamma Knife
by AerotechTelub.

"The manufacture of complex, technically advanced products within the
medical technology field is a good example of how expertise and
resources from the defence and aviation operation can be applied
elsewhere," says Carl Erik Johansson, Vice President AerotechTelub.

AerotechTelub's collaboration with Elekta has progressed strongly in the
past few years in line with Elekta's sales successes. AerotechTelub has
been entrusted with manufacturing and participating in the development
work for Leksell Gamma Knife. The agreement is worth approximately SEK
400 million,
Leksell Gamma Knife is one of several products manufactured by
AerotechTelub for Elekta.

Elekta is a world-leading supplier of advanced and innovative clinical
solutions and services for precise treatment of cancer, as well as
minimally invasive neurosurgery for the treatment of brain disorders.
Elekta provides clinically practical and cost-effective solutions, which
are lenient for the patient. More than 200,000 patients have been
treated using Leksell Gamma Knife, which is currently installed in some
175 neurosurgical centres around the world.

AerotechTelub is a service company which offers qualified technical
services, maintenance and customer-adapted system solutions within
information technology, electronics and aviation technology for the
military and civil defense, government departments and public
authorities as well as selected sectors of trade and industry.
AerotechTelub, a company in the Saab Group, has 2,100 employees and a
turnover of approximately SEK 2.1 billion.

Saab is one of the world's leading high-technology companies, with its
main operations focusing on defense, aviation and space. The Group
covers a broad spectrum of competence and capability in systems

For further information please contact:
Gert Lövgren, Marketing Manager MainPartner AerotechTelub AB,
phone: +46 (0)13-23 11 38
Johan Sedihn, President Elekta Instrument AB, phone: +46 (0)8-587 254 00

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