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  • Croatia to keep combat aircraft, confirms Kiowa acquisition


    ​Croatia has confirmed that it will retain a combat fixed-wing fleet, which will include restarting a programme for the replacement of its aging Mikoyan MiG-21 bisD/UMD aircraft.


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  • OPINION: Rafale buy gives India a fighting chance


    ​Seasoned watchers of India’s slow-moving defence procurement system noted the three-year ­anniversary earlier this...


  • UK may not oppose Gripen sale to Argentina: Brazilian minister


    ​The UK government is unlikely to block any request by Argentina to buy Saab Gripen NG fighters, Brazilian defence...


  • ​Saab, Embraer agree on Gripen manufacturing roles


    Embraer will receive a “relevant and highly significant” transfer of technology package from Saab to support the...


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  • Brazil signs weapons deal for Gripen NG fleet

    News | 28 Apr 2015 18:16 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Brazil has further advanced its acquisition programme for the Saab Gripen NG, by signing a roughly $245 million contract for the type’s weapons. Announced on 24 April, the deal is between the company and the Brazilian defence ministry’s aeronautics command.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Brazil-signs-weapons-deal-for-Gripen-NG-fleet-411681/
  • OPINION: Rafale buy gives India a fighting chance

    News | 22 Apr 2015 08:53 | Flight International

    ​Seasoned watchers of India’s slow-moving defence procurement system noted the three-year ­anniversary earlier this year of its selection of the ­Dassault ­Rafale, at a time when a contract signature seemed to be barely a blip on the radar screen.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-Rafale-buy-gives-India-a-fighting-chance-411396/
  • UK may not oppose Gripen sale to Argentina: Brazilian minister

    News | 16 Apr 2015 10:34 | Felipe Salles

    ​The UK government is unlikely to block any request by Argentina to buy Saab Gripen NG fighters, Brazilian defence minister Jacques Wagner told reporters on 15 April.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-may-not-oppose-Gripen-sale-to-Argentina-Brazilian-minister-411287/
  • ​Saab, Embraer agree on Gripen manufacturing roles

    News | 15 Apr 2015 14:27 | Felipe Salles

    Embraer will receive a “relevant and highly significant” transfer of technology package from Saab to support the Brazilian air force’s Gripen fighter purchase under an agreement signed on 14 April, says Jackson Schneider, president of Embraer Defense and Security.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Saab-Embraer-agree-on-Gripen-manufacturing-roles-411244/
  • 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/
  • Croatia to keep combat aircraft, confirms Kiowa acquisition

    News | 09 Apr 2015 13:27 | Igor Salinger

    ​Croatia has confirmed that it will retain a combat fixed-wing fleet, which will include restarting a programme for the replacement of its aging Mikoyan MiG-21 bisD/UMD aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Croatia-to-keep-combat-aircraft-confirms-Kiowa-acquisition-411014/