Saab JAS-39 Gripen

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Aircraft tech key as former Soviet states wean off Russian weapons

A Saab JAS 39C Gripen jet performs during an aerial show in Eslov, Sweden, in this file photo. (REUTERS/Johan Nilsson/TT News Agency/Files)In the shadow of the recent conflict and the shaky ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed Ukrainian separatists, ... [Published FOXNews.com - 20 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Zuma extends arms Seriti Commission of Inquiry deadline

President Jacob Zuma has extended the deadline for the Seriti Commission of Inquiry’s public hearings into alleged corruption in the multi-billion-rand arms procurement deal, his office said on Friday.The term of the commission had been extended to April ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Swedish fighter jets surpass French planes in superiority

Moreover, Brazil has requested Sweden to develop the Sea Gripen for its navy. It plans to equip the country’s aircraft carrier Sao Paulo with these planes. The most attractive side of the deal for Brazil is that Sweden agreed to handover the technology ... [Published Voice of Russia - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 31 2014 - Updated Oct 31 2014 - 1 reports

MRCA deal: Govt to hold fresh discussions with Dassault to break Rafale logjam

With no significant headway in negotiations for the purchase of 126 multi-role combat jets since July because of a logjam over France's reluctance to give an assurance for Rafale aircraft produced in India, another round of discussions has been scheduled ... [Published India Today - Oct 31 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

French team to visit India to put MMRCA deal on fast track

Alarmed that the much-delayed $20-billion deal for 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) may be deferred further, a team of senior officers from France's defence ministry and aircraft manufacturer Dassault are to visit India shortly to expedite ... [Published Financial Express - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

AMID RIVAL SNIPES, FRANCE AIMS TO CLOSE RAFALE DEAL BY EARLY 2015

New Delhi: The geopolitical wrangling and heartburn over India’s mother of all defence deals, the lucrative $20 billion MMRCA (medium multi-role combat aircraft) project, is still not over. First, it was the Americans, then the Europeans and now, the ... [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 3 reports

Saab : Brazil Signs Deal With Saab To Buy 36 Gripens

Brazil has signed a 39.3 billion Swedish krona (US $5.4 billion ) deal with Saab to take delivery of 36 of the Swedish defense company's new Gripen NG fighter.The contract will see Saab hand over to the Brazilian Air Force the first of the jets starting ... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Argentina’s Gripen deal – a threat to the Falkland Islands?

As Basil Fawlty warned, "Don't mention the war!" But the very mention of Argentina, especially in a military context, prompts the same knee-jerk reaction from a certain element of British journalism as Germany did on the previous generation.Argentina ... [Published Air Force Technology - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Brazil Air Force Statement On Gripen NG Contract

BRASILIA --- The Brazilian Air Force (Força Aérea Brasileira, FAB) has signed with the Swedish company Saab a contract to acquire 36 Gripen NG fighter aircraft. The first aircraft will be delivered in 2019 and the last in 2024. The signing took place ... [Published Defense-Aerospace - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 6 reports

Brazil signs US$5 billion contract for 36 Swedish Gripen NG fighter jets

The Saab group has signed today a contract with the Brazilian Federal Government covering the development and production of 36 Gripen NG fighter aircraft for the Brazilian Air Force. The total order value is approximately $5.4 billion (SEK 39.3 billi ... [Published Defense Update - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 3 reports

Brazil Confirms Gripen Fighter Contract

Brazil has signed contracts with Saab for the supply of 36 Gripen NG (New Generation) fighters, and for industrial cooperation, following its choice of the Swedish fighter last December. The deals are worth just over $5.4 billion, which is nearly $1 billion ... [Published Aviation International News - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 17 reports

New Gripen deal calls for 15 aircraft to be assembled in Brazil

As part of a new deal for 36 Gripen aircraft, Saab will be helping Brazilian companies build 15 planes domestically, a company official told reporters on 27 October.The deal, worth SEK39.3 billion (USD5.4 billion), was announced early on 27 October between ... [Published Jane's - Oct 27 2014]

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..." The minister added that "maintenance, especially of the fighters, depends very much on overhaul of the engines and other equipment in Russia."
According to Manoj Joshi of Observer Research Foundation, "the greatest benefit to the Tejas Mark II could be from the Gripen's superb networking. Aerial combat is no longer about eye-catching aerobatics; it is about data links; networking, and cockpit avionics, which is Saab's strength"
...has kept up with its commitment of giving a positive boost to the defence sector and has cleared defence projects recently worth a whopping ` "80,000 crore and has decided that six submarines will be made indigenously and over 8,000 Israeli antitank guided missiles and 12 upgraded surveillance aircraft will be purchased."
Making it clear that his country respects the "position the Indian government has adopted", visiting UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said, "Eurofighter has made it very clear that should the negotiations not progress with the French then we are ready to get into negotiations with the Indian government"

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Aircraft tech key as former Soviet states wean ... [Published FOXNews.com - 20 hours ago]
Zuma extends arms Seriti Commission of Inquiry ... [Published Citizen.co.za - 21 hours ago]
Swedish fighter jets surpass French planes in s... [Published Voice of Russia - 22 hours ago]
DEFENCE PROJECTS GET A BIG BOOST [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 31 2014]
MRCA deal: Govt to hold fresh discussions with ... [Published India Today - Oct 31 2014]
French team to visit India to put MMRCA deal on... [Published Financial Express - Oct 30 2014]
Eurofighter can step in if talks with Rafale fa... [Published Business Standard India - Oct 30 2014]
AMID RIVAL SNIPES, FRANCE AIMS TO CLOSE RAFALE ... [Published IPA Newspack.com - Oct 30 2014]
Rafale take-off hopes fly [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Oct 30 2014]
Brazil chooses Gripen over Rafale [Published Business Standard India - Oct 29 2014]
Saab : Brazil Signs Deal With Saab To Buy 36 Gr... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 29 2014]
Argentina’s Gripen deal – a threat to the Falkl... [Published Air Force Technology - Oct 29 2014]
Argentina: 'UK should remove troops from Falkla... [Published The Week UK - Oct 29 2014]
Argentina hopes to renew air power following Br... [Published Merco Press - Oct 29 2014]
Saab and Brazil sign contract for Gripen NG [Published Australian Defence Magazine - Oct 29 2014]
Brazil Air Force Statement On Gripen NG Contract [Published Defense-Aerospace - Oct 28 2014]
Budget 2015 [Published Government Offices of Sweden - Oct 28 2014]
Falklands War 2? Argentina’s new fighters a ser... [Published The First Post: Latest - Oct 28 2014]
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Brazil signs US$5 billion contract for 36 Swedi... [Published Defense Update - Oct 27 2014]
Saab To Deliver 36 Gripen NG Fighter Aircraft T... [Published Bidness Etc - Oct 27 2014]
Finance News Update, what you need to know (AAP) [Published West Australian - Oct 27 2014]
New Gripen deal calls for 15 aircraft to be ass... [Published Jane's - Oct 27 2014]
World Business Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Oct 27 2014]
Brazil, Saab sign contract for Gripen NG fighters [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Oct 27 2014]
Saab signs $5.4 billion deal with Brazil [Published Swedish Wire - Oct 27 2014]
Brazil Confirms Gripen Fighter Contract [Published Aviation International News - Oct 27 2014]
Brazil Signs Deal With Saab To Buy 36 Gripens [Published DefenseNews.com - Oct 27 2014]
Saab, Brazil finalise Gripen NG deal [Published Flight International - Oct 27 2014]
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Saab and Brazil Sign Contract for Gripen NG [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Oct 27 2014]
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract with the Brazilian Federal Government (Ministry of Defense through the Aeronautics Command, COMAER) covering the development and production of 36 Gripen NG fighter aircraft for the Brazilian Air ...
Saab: Invitation to conference call on Gripen N... [Published Business Wire Defense News - Oct 27 2014]
LINKÖPING, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Defence and security company Saab is pleased to invite the press, financial analysts and investors to a conference call on the recently announced contract on Gripen NG to Brazil. Lennart Sindahl, Deputy ...
Saab and Brazil Sign Contract for Gripen NG [Published Business Wire Technology News - Oct 27 2014]
LINKÖPING, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract with the Brazilian Federal Government (Ministry of Defense through the Aeronautics Command, COMAER) covering the development and production of ...
U.S. Air Force pilot reaches 9,000 flying hours... [Published The Aviationist - Oct 21 2014]
A U.S. Air Force pilot has celebrated 9,000 flying hours on the B-52. Lt. Col. Steve Smith, with 93rd Bomb Squadron from Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana, has the most flying hours in the B-52 Stratofortress : on Oct. 8, 2014, he has reached 9,000 ...
[Photo] Armed Czech JAS-39 Gripen jets deploy t... [Published The Aviationist - Oct 19 2014]
Here are the first photos of the Czech Air Force JAS-39 Gripen fighter planes deploying to Iceland to undertake Icelandic Air Policing duty. The Czech Air Force has deployed five of its JAS-39 Gripen fighter aircraft and a total of 80 aircrew and ground ...
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Saab and Brazil sign contract for Gripen NG [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Oct 27 2014]
Saab receives order for Gripen E support and ma... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Oct 16 2014]
Embraer to partner with Saab in joint programme... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Jul 11 2014]
Result in Swiss referendum announced [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - May 18 2014]
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