Saab announces it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Polish defence conglomerate Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ).The document foresees the development of close cooperation between Saab and PGZ in the planning and delivery of Polish naval programs, including surface ship and submarine construction for the Polish Navy and export customers.
Earlier this year Saab and PGZ signed a letter of intent to cooperate within a range of projects related to Poland’s defence modernisation in the naval, air and land domains.
The Ministry of National Defense is currently seeking to develop modern defence capabilities through 15 priority modernisation programs. These include plans for the purchase of modern submarines and surface ships.
Saab is currently building the first A26 attack submarine for the Swedish Navy as well as working on half time modernisation of existing submarines.