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South Korea is moving to buy 4 long-range aerial refueling tankers with secondary transport capabilities, with a budget of WON 2 billion (about $1.8 billion).
Northrop Grumman’s E-2C Hawkeye is a carrier-capable “mini-AWACS” aircraft, designed to give long-range warning of incoming aerial threats.
Saab has secured a contract to supply Robotsystem (RBS) 70 very-short-range air defence systems (VSHORAD) to an undisclosed customer.
A St. Petersburg navy design bureau says it is ready to build a Russian-made alternative to the troubled Mistral carriers, which remain moored in France.
Saab landed a $1 billion contract for the construction of two A26 submarines, in addition to planned upgrades to the Swedish Navy’s Gotland-class subs