Saab has acquired an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, FMV, regarding future fighter plane improvement. The contract consists of research on future fight air capabilities. The research is preparatory in nature and its goal is to widen the work on how future fight air capabilities will be developed and realised. The order worth is roughly SEK 250 million. The Saab important focus of plane manufacturing is fighter plane. Saab has been making plane because the Thirties, and the jet predecessors of the JAS 39 Gripen have been the Tunnan, the Lansen, the Draken and the Viggen.

“I’m more than happy that we’ve acquired this order, which permits improvement of future capabilities. It implies that we are able to intensify our work to develop new ideas, applied sciences, and different endeavours required to attain related operational functionality and which can put together the longer term for Saab’s fighter applied sciences,” mentioned Jonas Hjelm, Senior Vice President and head of Saab’s Aeronautics enterprise space.


“Svenska Aeroplan AktieBolag” (Swedish Aeroplane Firm Restricted, SAAB) was based in 1937 in Trollhättan, with the merger of Svenska Aero AB (SAAB) and Linköping primarily based ASJA the headquarters moved to Linköping. The type “Saab” changed “SAAB” round 1950. The fundamental preliminary improvement was the issues for the Swedish authorities to get high quality army plane delivered firstly of the Second World Battle. From then on the Swedish authorities targeted on establishing home manufacturing and improvement of army plane which Saab turned concerned in, a coverage that has continued to today.

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