Saab expands work for Finnish facility

15 May 2018

Saab has revealed that a facility it established in Tampere, Finland, in 2017 will extend its capability from electronic warfare to development of the next generation of RBS15 air-to-surface/surface-to-surface missile.

The Saab Technology Centre (STC) was inaugurated in January 2018, and the company announced at the time that it would initially focus on technologies relating to electronic warfare for the Gripen E/F fighter and airborne early warning and control aircraft, as well as electronic support measures/electronic intelligence systems for land applications.

An 11 May announcement subsequently said that this year the STC will extend this work to the development of the RBS15, a missile system which is used in the air and naval domains.

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