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Saab’s Gripen E fighter jets are to be equipped with missile eject launcher pylons from Exelis

Exelis has signed an agreement with Saab Aeronautics to manufacture and supply structural components for the latter’s Gripen E multirole fighter aircraft. Pneumatic missile eject launcher pylons are to be developed and supplied to Saab of Sweden by Excelis under a long-term agreement. Under the terms of business agreement, the company will develop and supply
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Brazil May Buy Over 100 SAAB Gripen Jets!

Saab AB’s deal to sell Saab Gripen NG jets to Brazil could more than triple to eventually include the purchase of over 100 aircraft before the country has satisfied its demand for combat planes, a senior Brazilian military officer said Tuesday. Brazil’s Air Force plans to field “at least” 108 Saab ripen aircraft to make it
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Argentina Buying SAAB Gripens? Brits Say ‘No Way’

Argentina’s Defense Minister Agustin Rossi surprised just about everybody when he announced on Oct. 21 that his government intended to buy 24 Saab Gripen E fighters to re-equip his nation’s ancient Air Force. But Rossi’s request appeared to ignore a likely insurmountable hurdle to the sale: Britain, its longtime foe, has a near veto on
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Tug of war: Gripen vs Skier

Meet skier Torgny Mogren and the fighter aircraft Gripen in a tug-of-war where two world champions challenge each other in a thrilling race, heading for Falun World Ski Championships 2015. Join in on a trial of strength across the snow-covered mountains and through the icy clouds of the north. This is true genuine top ultimate
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