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Press release
20 March 2023
Saab, Ericsson and Purdue University announce ‘lab to life’ innovative 5G network to make Purdue Airport accessible as a real-life research site for aviation industry

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Purdue University Airport, in collaboration with industry partners Ericsson and Saab, announced Monday (March 20) the creation of a unique 5G network that will serve as a “lab to life” proving ground for academics, researchers and business to develop commercial solutions that can be replicated to improve operations and security at airports of all sizes. 5G innovation has promised to provide a new generation of capabilities for enterprises. This project aims to bring to life the benefits of private 5G for airports, where new high-performance networks can be tested in real-life scenarios.

22 February 2023
Saab’s CSS provides critical WAM surveillance coverage of airspace volumes throughout the world and includes sensors installed and operating in remote locations and harsh conditions such as the site pictured here, in the mountains above Juneau Alaska.
Saab to Provide Air Traffic Surveillance Solution For Croatian Airspace

Saab has been awarded an USD 3.9 million contract from CroControl Ltd. to provide surveillance of air traffic over Croatia through Saab’s Cooperative Surveillance System (CSS). CroControl Ltd provides air navigation services for Croatian air space.

Press release
8 December 2022
Saab Receives US Navy Readiness Support Tasking for Littoral Combat Ships

The Naval Surface Warfare Center – Port Hueneme Division (NSWC PHD) awarded Saab, Inc. (Saab) two new tasks under Contract No. N63394-21-C-0009, via modifications awarded September 26 and 29, 2022, to provide readiness support to the Independence-class Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) fleet. The funded value of these tasks totals USD 19.2 million and was booked in Q3 2022.

Press release
15 November 2022
Saab Receives U.S. Navy Contract for Anti-Submarine Warfare Training Target

Saab has received the MK39 Expendable Mobile Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Training Target prime contract (EMATT) from the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division, Newport.

Press release
8 November 2022
U.S. Navy Advances Saab Radar to Low Rate Initial Production Phase Three

The U.S. Navy’s Shipboard Air Traffic Radar (SATR) AN/SPN-50(V)1 program which is currently in Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) has awarded a modification for two additional Saab radar systems and associated installation support and spare parts. The modification value for the LRIP lot is approximately USD 30 million and was booked in Q3 2022, with the first radar system delivery scheduled for 2024. Radar manufacturing, delivery, test, and integration will take place at Saab’s Syracuse, New York facilities. These are the 6th and 7th systems delivered on the production contract.

Press release
7 September 2022
Saab Receives Order for Carl-Gustaf Ammunition and AT4 from U.S. Armed Forces

Saab has received an order for Carl-Gustaf® ammunition and AT4CS RS systems for U.S. Armed Forces. The order value is USD 81.8 million (SEK 812.7 million) and deliveries will take place during 2024.

Press release
31 August 2022
Saab Receives Order for Production of Advanced Training Aircraft Fuselage Systems

Saab has received an award from Boeing for the production of advanced training aircraft aft fuselage systems. The order value for Saab is USD 71.2 million (approximately SEK 750 million).

23 August 2022
Saab’s CEROS 200 Fire Control Radar Arrives in U.S. for Test and Demonstration

Saab’s CEROS 200 has arrived in the United States, from Sweden, for test and system demonstration by the U.S. Navy. CEROS 200 is a multi-mission precision gunfire and missile control system for surface naval platforms that provides enhanced fire control target tracking by integrating multiple sensor types. More than 200 CEROS 200 systems have been produced for world-wide operations.

4 August 2022
Saab receives Contract for Surface Operations and Noise Monitoring Services for Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport

Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) has awarded Saab a contract to provide a flight tracking and noise monitoring solution. The five-year service contract includes an option for five additional years. The contract was signed in Q1 2022.

Press release
16 June 2022
Saab Completes EMD T-7A Red Hawk Deliveries from Sweden

Saab has shipped the last of five fully installed T-7A Red Hawk aft fuselages from its factory in Linköping, Sweden to Boeing’s production site in St. Louis. In addition to the five Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) aft fuselages, Saab has over the program also delivered two test fuselages, one for static testing and one for fatigue testing.