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DSA12: Saab hopeful for Skeldar deployment

16th April 2012 - 08:11 GMT | by Beth Stevenson in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


A Saab official has outlined the company's plans to demonstrate the Skeldar UAV to Asian customers next year as it hopes current anti-piracy campaigns will lead to a Swedish purchase of the system.

Hans Burgland, director of marketing for UAS and future products told Shephard at the DSA2012 exhibition in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on 16 April that the Skeldar has interest from the Asia-Pacific region, and the company needs to demonstrate in country.

'If we don't do it this year, we definitely will next year. There will be some sort of campaign.

'We are working hard in Sweden, working in

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Beth Stevenson


Beth Stevenson

Beth is a former senior reporter for Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Beth graduated …

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