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  • Gripen customers offered major radar enhancement


    ​Saab has held recent early discussions with the Swedish air force and export operators of the Gripen C/D about a dramatic upgrade in capability for the type’s PS-05/A fire-control radar.


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  • Czech air force looks to the future with enhanced Gripens


    ​Ten years on from the introduction of its leased fleet of Saab Gripen fighters, the Czech air force’s 211 Sqn has hit...


  • Selex gets IRST contract for Gripen E fighter


    ​Saab has awarded Selex ES a production contract for the Skyward-G infrared search and track (IRST) system, with the...


  • PICTURE: Swedish air force receives its last Gripen C


    ​Saab has delivered its final Gripen C ordered for the Swedish air force, with the fighter having been flown from its...


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  • ANALYSIS: Saab targets fresh export deals for Gripen

    News | 18 May 2015 09:35 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Next year a Gripen fighter will emerge from the assembly line at Saab’s Linköping site in the south of Sweden, like more than 200 others before it with the same name. But in contrast to its forebears, this aircraft will embody a raft of new features, which the company believes will ensure the type’s continued production towards – and perhaps even into – the 2030s.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Saab-targets-fresh-export-deals-for-Gripen-412275/
  • Czech air force looks to the future with enhanced Gripens

    News | 12 May 2015 07:45 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Ten years on from the introduction of its leased fleet of Saab Gripen fighters, the Czech air force’s 211 Sqn has hit its stride with the provision of round-the-clock domestic air defence cover, and additional participation in some NATO activities beyond the nation’s borders.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Czech-air-force-looks-to-the-future-with-enhanced-Gripens-412162/
  • Saab downbeat about unmanned market potential

    News | 03 May 2015 18:11 | Craig Hoyle

    ​After years of investment in unmanned systems technologies and its ongoing involvement in Europe’s Dassault-led Neuron combat demonstrator, Saab remains unsure of the sector’s near-term military potential.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-downbeat-about-unmanned-market-potential-411857/
  • Gripen customers offered major radar enhancement

    News | 28 Apr 2015 20:50 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Saab has held recent early discussions with the Swedish air force and export operators of the Gripen C/D about a dramatic upgrade in capability for the type’s PS-05/A fire-control radar.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Gripen-customers-offered-major-radar-enhancement-411687/
  • Selex gets IRST contract for Gripen E fighter

    News | 15 Apr 2015 10:47 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Saab has awarded Selex ES a production contract for the Skyward-G infrared search and track (IRST) system, with the deal covering equipment to be installed with the Swedish air force’s future Gripen E fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Selex-gets-IRST-contract-for-Gripen-E-fighter-411233/
  • PICTURE: Swedish air force receives its last Gripen C

    News | 25 Mar 2015 10:17 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Saab has delivered its final Gripen C ordered for the Swedish air force, with the fighter having been flown from its Linköping final assembly site to Kallinge air base near Ronneby on 19 March.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURE-Swedish-air-force-receives-its-last-Gripen-C-410525/