THE SWEDISH AIR FORCE has completed the deployment of a Saab JAS39 to Hungary in support of the company's efforts to sell the aircraft to the Hungarian air force. The aircraft was deployed in November to Kecskemet air force base, with a Lockheed C-130 Hercules being used for backup. Hungary and Sweden have signed an industrial memorandum of understanding which centres on a potential Gripen sale. Hungary is also, being offered F-16s by Lockheed Martin.

Source: Flight International