Saab: New order for Saab’s Carl-Gustaf

  Saab: New order for Saab’s Carl-Gustaf

Business Wire

LINKÖPING, Sweden -- December 04, 2012

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for further deliveries
of components for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system.

The order has a total value of approximately SEK 156 million and comprises
components for ammunition to the latest version of the Carl-Gustaf system. The
order is placed under an option included in a previous contract which Saab
signed on 31 October 2012.

“Carl-Gustaf is an important part of many defence systems across the world.
The system has been further developed for decades in order to meet new
demands. For every new model, more new customers are also added which we of
course welcome”, says Tomas Samuelsson, head of Business Area Dynamics.

The industry’s nature is such that depending on circumstances concerning the
product and customer, information regarding the customer will not be

The Carl-Gustaf system has a long and successful history, and still proves
itself to be a highly modern and capable Ground Support weapon. The system has
successively been modernized and adapted to meet new requirements. With the
Carl-Gustaf M3 version Saab offer state-of-the-art capability for demanding
customers investing in the future.

Deliveries will take place during 2013.

Saab serves the global market with world-leading products, services and
solutions ranging from military defence to civil security. Saab has operations
and employees on all continents and constantly develops, adopts and improves
new technology to meet customers’ changing needs.

The information was submitted for publication on 4 December 15.00 (CET).

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