Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) for the maintenance and provision of resources for development and operational support of Gripen. The total value of the order is SEK 345 million.
The order from FMV mainly comprises operations relating to rigs, simulators, and test aircraft for verification and validation of the Gripen fighter aircraft system, versions C/D and E, as well as operational support for Gripen C/D.
“We look forward to continuing to support our customers by delivering the support they need to optimally conduct their operations,” says Lars Tossman, Head of the Aeronautics business area at Saab.
The work will primarily be carried out at Saab’s facilities in Linköping, Gothenburg, Järfälla, and Arboga.
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