How can Sweden develop a future air combat capability, freeing it from GCAP ties – for now?
Embraer and Saab announced on 11 April that they have signed an MoU to deepen collaboration on the JAS 39 Gripen fighter jet and offer the Brazilian company’s C-390 Millennium airlifter to the Swedish Air Force.
The latter effort will include the evaluation of the integration of Saab-made equipment and systems into the C-390 multi-mission aircraft.
The partners will explore new business opportunities, such as potential future orders for the Saab-made Gripen in Brazil and other parts of South America.
The result will be an increased Embraer/Saab collaboration in future Gripen programmes.
Saab said the companies will also collaborate on
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