Gripen for Canada
The "no compromise" choice for Canada's new fighter. Gripen offers advanced capabilities, the best economic benefits and budget stability - a once in a generation opportunity.
Made, maintained and upgraded in Canada.
Gripen is the only remaining competitor offering a guaranteed price and economic benefits. The newest and fastest fighter on offer, Gripen was built for Canada's climate conditions and strategic requirements. It has the longest range and best fuel efficiency. Best of all, Gripen is a revolutionary breakthrough in fighter design that makes technological upgrades fast and easy - a critical feature for military equipment intended to serve for decades.
Gripen and Aerospace R&D Centers
Saab has teamed with leading Canadian companies such as CAE, IMP Aerospace and Defence, Peraton and GE on the Gripen offer. As part of the industrial package for Canada Saab will establish two new aerospace centers in the Greater Montreal Region. These centers will help support a resurgent aerospace industry in Canada, building on domestic excellence, while spurring development in new areas of research and giving the next generation of talented Canadians a career route and future.
Saab's offer has now passed all aspects of Canada's fighter procurement evaluation – including interoperability requirements - demonstrationg that Gripen will keep Canada connected to it's partners for many years to come. How does Gripen go above and beyond in this respect? By maximizing both technological interoperability and data control.