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27 February 2023
Saab at IDEX 2023

Saab will be exhibiting at IDEX (stand 07 B41) from 20-25 February, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

13 September 2022
Saab enables the next generation of Emirati defence and security leaders with job offers for SEEDS trainees

Saab, a leading defence and security company in the UAE, announced its first group of Sustain & Enhance Emiratisation in Defence and Security (SEEDS) trainees are being offered full-time jobs in Abu Dhabi upon graduating from the programme.

22 June 2022
Saab Receives Order for Integrated Air Traffic Control in Dubai

Saab’s Integrated Air Traffic Control Suite has been selected through competition for implementation at Dubai International Airport and Al Maktoum International Airport in the United Arab Emirates. The contract, awarded to Saab by Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects includes approximately 95 controller working positions which will be distributed between the two airports, the Emirates Flight Training Academy, and the Contingency Operations Center.

18 June 2022
Saab showcases latest Integrated Air Traffic Control Suite at Airport Show 2022

Saab, a leading defence and security company in the UAE, is showcasing its innovative Integrated Air Traffic Control Suite at the Airport Show 2022 in Dubai.

21 February 2022
Saab Unveils the Deployable 5G Network ‘DeployNet’

Saab is launching a state-of-the art, ruggedised, 5G communication system for military and crisis operations at the Umex SimTEX 2022 exhibition in the UAE. DeployNet, locally developed by Saab in the UAE, further demonstrates Saab’s commitment to creating world-class Emirati defence and security solutions, for national needs as well as for export to the global market.

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13 December 2021
Saab Lands New Agreement with UAE’s Tawazun

Saab, a leading defence and security company in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has announced today a new agreement with Tawazun on a business plan for a brand new product area, which Saab will begin developing in the UAE.

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26 October 2021
Sweden’s first astronaut, Christer Fuglesang, visits Expo 2020 Dubai reflecting on UAE’s position as a global player in the space industry

The European Space Agency astronaut and Saab advisor Christer Fuglesang, who has been on two space shuttle missions and five spacewalks, is hosted by the Swedish Pavilion at Expo 2020 for Space Week.

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23 February 2021
Saab teams up with Abu Dhabi Ports

Saab has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with Abu Dhabi Ports regarding collaboration for the development of technologies for port surveillance and vessel traffic management. The agreement was signed at the international defence exhibition IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi.

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21 February 2021
Saab inks multiple agreements with Tawazun at IDEX 2021

Saab has signed multiple agreements with Tawazun Economic Council and Tawazun Technology and Innovation at the IDEX 2021 international defence exhibition in Abu Dhabi. The agreements will see Saab carrying out research and development in the UAE in the sensor systems area as well as participate in the Sustain and Enhance Emiratization in Defence and Security (SEEDS) programme.

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20 February 2021
Saab Delivers Third GlobalEye

Saab delivered the third GlobalEye aircraft to the United Arab Emirates on 20 February 2021.