The announcement at RIAT 2019 that Sweden, and with it Saab, will partner with the UK and its industry, to scope out a potential joint acquisition programme, is momentous.
Innovation is about ideas, that is why I am delighted to open the Saab Innovation Hub at Imperial College London, to bring these ideas to life. Our initial £3.5 million investment, into a UK wide university network, embodies Saab’s pioneering and innovative spirit.
An attendee from the Royal Navy writes about their visit to Sweden as part of the UK Defence Academy’s Advanced Command and Staff Course visit hosted by Saab
Saab will unveil a new series of artworks by the leading aviation artist David Bent depicting some of our iconic products at the 2019 Royal International Air Tattoo.
The visit included viewing the UK’s first operating digital air traffic control tower, delivered by Saab, at Cranfield University and Martin Baker who make ejector seats for the Gripen fighter.
A groundbreaking ceremony today took place at the site of the new £67 million Digital Aviation Research and Technology Centre (DARTeC) to be built at Cranfield University. The Centre is being funded by a consortium of leading aerospace and aviation companies including Saab.