Swedish Defence Awards Gripen System Development Contract to Saab

1 July 2009 (Last Updated July 1st, 2009 18:30)

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has awarded a SEK350m contract to Saab for the development of the Gripen system. The contract is part of the Gripen's continuous development in line with the Swedish Armed Forces' long-term plan. The development plan will exa

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has awarded a SEK350m contract to Saab for the development of the Gripen system.

The contract is part of the Gripen's continuous development in line with the Swedish Armed Forces' long-term plan.

The development plan will examine and integrate the gaps in performance experienced by squadrons in international exercises.

The work will be carried out at Saab facilities in Linkoping, Jarfalla and Kista.