Saab Anticipates Positive Response At LIMA'15

Saab International (M) Sdn Bhd, a unit under the Swedish-based defence and security company, Saab, anticipates positive response at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2015 (LIMA'15).

12th Mar 2015


Saab Anticipates Positive Response At LIMA'15

Saab International (M) Sdn Bhd, a unit under the Swedish-based defence and security company, Saab, anticipates positive response at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition 2015 (LIMA'15).

Its Malaysian head, Thomas Linden, said the company would showcase a broad range of solutions in its portfolio at LIMA'15, which would be held from March 17-21, 2015.

Linden said the company, which would focus on military-based solutions for defence ministries, also eyed interests from other government ministries, such as home affairs, transport and others.

"Malaysia is a strategically important market for Saab and with the establishment of our office here, it signifies a long-term commitment, based on our assessments of Malaysia and its needs," he told a media briefing here Wednesday.

He said Saab has a history of supplying defence systems to the Malaysian Armed Forces.

Saab would also feature key solutions at LIMA'15 such as the Gripen, high-tech aircraft and the Erieye airborne early warning and control system, the only operational airborne equipped with Active-Electronically Scanned Array radar, among others, he said.

Defence Review Asia at a glance