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BEL signs MoU with Saab, Sweden

BEL

Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SAAB, Sweden, recently for jointly marketing the L-Band 3D Air Surveillance Radar, RAWL-03, co-developed by BEL and Saab. BEL has joined hands with Saab, Sweden and USA, to market the Long Range Air Surveillance Radar, a cost-effective L Band three dimensional… Read More

SAAB and Adani group join hands for Defence manufacturing

SAAB and Adani group

Swedish defence giant Saab and Indian conglomerate Adani group have announced a collaboration in defence manufacturing entailing billions of dollars of investment, mainly eyeing a contract for single-engine fighter jets for the Indian Air Force.

Announcing the deal in New Delhi , the two companies said the project will encompass design, development and… Read More

SAAB receives order from FMV for Next Gen Anti-Ship Missiles

Defence and security company Saab has received an order from the Swedish Defence Material Administration (FMV) for production of next generation anti-ship missiles. The total order value amounts to SEK 500 million and deliveries will begin in the mid-2020s.

In March 2017, Saab announced an order from FMV for development and production of the next generation

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Saab Gripen fighter completes test flights with 100% biofuel

A Saab Gripen fighter has for the first time undergone a series of test flights with 100% biofuel. This demonstrates that the aircraft can be flown entirely with an alternative fuel and gives valuable knowledge for future possible use of alternative fuel.

The tested fuel—Catalytic Hydrothermal Conversion Jet fuel (CHCJ-5)—was made from rapeseed oil.… Read More

India doesn’t require F-16s when it has the LCA Tejas

PM Narendra Modi’s visit to the US to meet President Donald J Trump is now on the front burner, with an emphasis on ‘deliverables’. If Delhi is keen on easing the H1B visa regime for Indian techies, Washington is eager that Modi sign up for the fourth generation F-16, a deal seen as ‘open sesame’ for endless future transactions on military hardware,… Read More

HAL and SAAB sign technology transfer contract

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL’s) Avionics Division and Saab subsidiary Grintek Defence have signed a contract for transfer of technology (ToT) between South Africa and India.

The contract valued $8.5 million will see the ToT for in-country maintenance of Saab’s Integrated Defensive Aids Suite (IDAS) system in India. IDAS … Read More

Saab, Adani Group in discussions for fighter jet manufacturing deal

Saab AB of Sweden, makers of Gripen fighter jets, is in talks with the Gautam Adani-led Adani Group for a manufacturing partnership, a person aware of the development said.

Saab is one of two firms in the race for India’s next multi-billion fighter jet order. The other is Lockheed Martin Corp. of the US, which makes the F-16 jets. Saab has promised to build what… Read More

Saab Offers to set up World’s Most Modern Fighter Aircraft Facility in India

Defence and security company Saab offers to set up the world’s most modern ecosystem and facility in India, to manufacture Gripen E for India and the global market. From this unique industrial base India will accelerate its ability to design, develop, manufacture, modify and enhance new fighters for the future.The state-of-the-art facilities for India… Read More