Saab Support and Services has received an order from the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) to provide technical system support to the Swedish Air Force in 2016. The order value amounts to SEK 111 million.
The order applies to services for 2016 and is a call-up of options as part of the framework of a previously signed contract with FMV regarding performance-based support and maintenance of Gripen C/D fighter jet performance based logistics, which was signed in June 2012. The technical support includes support for the Swedish Air Force and FMV in the form of operational and technical support, equipment follow-up, proposed modifications, continuous updates, environmental technology plus warehouse operations for replacement units.
The original contract with FMV includes options for additional orders up to a maximum value of SEK 1.37 billion until the period ending in December 2016. With this order, a total of SEK 1.34 billion of the available options have been exercised.