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Press release
15 February 2024
Saab receives order for RBS 70 NG from Canada

Saab has received an order from the Government of Canada for the short-range air defence system RBS 70 NG. The order value is approximately CAD 227 million (SEK 1.8 billion) with deliveries starting during 2024.  

Press release
20 December 2021
Saab Receives Order for Sea Giraffe AMB from Royal Canadian Navy

Saab has signed a contract for multi-role Sea Giraffe AMB naval radars antenna kits, for the upgrade of the Royal Canadian Navy’s Halifax Class frigates. The contract also includes associated equipment and spare parts with an order value over SEK 300 million.

Press release
1 December 2021
Saab Eligible for Next Phase of Future Fighter

Today, it was announced that Saab is eligible for selection in the next phase of the Future Fighter Capability Project process. The Government of Canada has informed Saab that we have passed all aspects of the evaluation including capability, security and interoperability requirements. We look forward to continued collaboration with the Government of Canada on this matter. Saab is offering 88 state of the art Gripen E aircraft – a “Made in Canada” solution for the Royal Canadian Air Force.

26 November 2021
The PIER Officially Opens Welcoming Founding Partners and Members

November 25, 2021, Halifax Nova Scotia – Canada’s first living lab for transportation, supply chain and logistics is now open for business. “The PIER” at the Seaport officially opened its doors today, welcoming Founding Partners, Resident and Ecosystem Members, dignitaries, and other stakeholders. 

Press release
24 June 2021
Saab Offers Canadian Cyber Resilience Centre 

Saab has committed to establishing a new Cyber Security Resilience Centre, an innovation and experience hub that is part of the company’s offer of Gripen aircraft for Canada's Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP). 

Press release
13 April 2021
Saab Chooses StandardAero to Maintain Gripen Engines In Canada

Saab, in partnership with General Electric Aviation Canada (GE), have selected StandardAero to maintain and repair Gripen’s engine in Canada as a part of Saab's offer for Canada's Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP).

Press release
19 January 2021
Saab Proposes New Saab Sensor Centre in Canada

At the AIx Space 2021 Conference Saab announced that it has offered to establish a new facility in Canada as part of its offer for Canada’s Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP).

Press release
14 December 2020
Saab Offers Jobs Boost in Quebec, Canada

Saab is offering to create two new aerospace centres in Quebec that will create and protect thousands of aerospace and related jobs. Announced at Aéro Montréal’s Innovation Forum 2020, the two new aerospace centres are part of Saab’s proposal of Gripen for Canada’s Future Fighter Capability Project.

Press release
14 October 2020
Saab strengthens ties to Quebec and Canada through CRIAQ partnership

Saab and the Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Quebec (CRIAQ) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).

Press release
31 July 2020
Saab offers Gripen to Canada

Supported by Sweden, Saab has submitted its proposal for the Future Fighter Capability Project (FFCP) to Canada. The proposal comprises 88 Gripen E fighter aircraft, with a comprehensive support and training package and an industrial and technological benefits programme.