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Press release
18 December 2020
Micro X 01
SA tech innovator supplies world-first mobile x-ray technology to Saab Australia

Saab Australia (Saab) has awarded technology innovator and
South Australian SME, Micro-X, a $1.3m contract for the
supply of mobile x-ray technology into the nation’s Deployable
Health Capability.

Press release
17 December 2020
GDS Media
Saab Australia and Global Defence Solutions partner to deliver deployable infrastructure capability

Saab Australia (Saab) has selected New South Wales SME Global Defence Solutions (GDS) as the preferred soft shelter supplier for JP2060 Phase 3, Australia’s Deployable Health Capability (DHC) program.

Press release
30 September 2020
AUV62-AT
Saab Australia boosts Navy’s anti-submarine warfare capability

Saab Australia has signed contracts worth up to $20 million to provide the Royal Australian Navy with the latest generation anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system – the AUV62-AT – and five years’ in-service support.

Press release
24 September 2020
Deployable health capability Australia_tent infrastructure
Saab Receives Order for Deployable Health to Australia

Saab has signed a contract with the Australian Department of Defence to deliver deployable health modules for the Australian Government’s Deployable Health Capability Program, Joint Project 2060. The order value is 337 MAUD (2,150 MSEK) for the years 2020-2027, including 5 years of support.

Press release
23 April 2020
Saab appointed for Sydney Opera House security system project

Saab has signed a contract with the Sydney Opera House Trust to deliver a new integrated security system for the iconic building.

Press release
12 February 2020
HMAS Perth ASMD Ops Room
Saab signs Partnering Agreement with Australian Department of Defence for Combat Management Systems

Saab Australia has signed an Enterprise Partnering Agreement with the Australian Department of Defence to provide combat management systems across all the Royal Australian Navy’s major surface ships. Saab has not yet received a new order. 

Press release
23 August 2019
Supporting Australian Army’s GBAD and C-RAM capability

Saab has received an order from the Australian Army to extend the support of their Ground Based Air Defence (GBAD) and Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) systems until 2022.

Press release
15 May 2019
AUV62-AT
United Kingdom’s Royal Navy Acquires Saab’s Anti-Submarine Warfare Training System

Saab has received an order to provide the United Kingdom’s Royal Navy with the AUV62-AT anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system. Delivery is expected to take place in 2019. 

Press release
11 April 2019
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Saab Receives Order for Carl-Gustaf Ammunition to the Australian Army

Saab has received an order for deliveries of Carl-Gustaf® ammunition to the Australian Army, the total order value is SEK 168 million and deliveries are expected to take place in 2020. 

Press release
21 February 2019
 Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) System - Australian Army
Saab to Update Australian Army C-RAM Capability

In late December, Saab received an order from the Capability Acquisition Sustainment Group (CASG) on behalf of the Australian Army to update the Wireless Audio Visual Emergency System (WAVES) equipment for the Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) System. The WAVES equipment provides early warning audible and visual alerts when the C-RAM sensors detect and identify an incoming threat within an exclusion zone.