Gripen E

US declines sale of F-35s to Thailand and offers F-16 Block70 and F-15EX instead. But the Royal Thai Air Force is considering the purchase of the Saab Gripen E.

US declines sale of F-35s to Thailand and offers F-16 Block70 and F-15EX instead. But the Royal Thai Air Force is considering the purchase of the Saab Gripen E.

The Royal Thai Air Force said its proposed procurement of F-35 fighter jets has fallen through due to time constraints.… Read More

1 year ago

The Saab Gripen is able to Dogfight and Win Against (Almost) Any Dissimilar Aircraft. Former Swedish Air Force Flight Engineer explains how.

‘The F-15 can stay out of a fight with a Gripen, keep it on distance, BVR if they can see… Read More

2 years ago

Brazilian Air Force puts Gripen E into operational service

The Brazilian Air Force held a ceremony on Dec. 19, 2022 at the Anápolis Air Base marking the beginning of… Read More

2 years ago

Saab conducted Successful Meteor Live Firing with Gripen E

Saab recently conducted the first test firing with the advanced Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile on Gripen E with… Read More

2 years ago

After Czech Republic mulled order for 24 F-35A Lightning II fighters, Sweden’s ambassador says the country can keep Gripen aircraft for free

The Swedish ambassador to Czech Republic Fredrik Jörgensen said in an interview with Seznam Správy that Czech can keep the… Read More

2 years ago

‘The Royal Thai Air Force wants to buy eight F-35 jet fighters, the Lightning II is cheaper than Gripen E,’ the Service’s Commander-In-Chief says

The F-35 jet fighters would be deployed to Nakhon Ratchasima to replace Wing 1’s F-16s. The commander-in-chief of the Royal… Read More

3 years ago

Lockheed Martin submits F-35 Proposal to Canada

Canadian industry plays an integral role in the global F-35 supply chain and has gained significant technical expertise over the… Read More

4 years ago

Former Swedish Air Force Flight Engineer explains how the Saab Gripen can Dogfight and Win Against (Almost) Any Dissimilar Aircraft

‘Gripen first participated in Red Flag 2006 with the Gripen A. It was assigned to the red team. It scored… Read More

4 years ago

Saab Test-Flies First Series-Production Gripen E (With Cool Retro Splinter Camo) for Sweden

On Dec. 3, 2019 Saab announced that the company has flown the first series-production Gripen E (code 6002) aircraft for… Read More

5 years ago

“Gripen E will not take part in Swiss Air2030 program trials because will only be operational from next year,” Saab says

An offer to complement the Gripen E test aircraft with an operational Gripen C aircraft for the flight tests in… Read More

5 years ago

Brazil sells its Mirage 2000s to French company that will use them as Contracted Aggressors

The Brazilian Air Force finally managed to sell nine Mirage 2000s that were withdrawn from service in 2013. Brazil found… Read More

5 years ago

Indian Air Force not keen on getting an extra 40 Su-30MKI fighters

Actually half of the service fighter fleet is made up of the aircraft and the Su-30MKI is expensive to maintain… Read More

6 years ago

SAAB TO DELIVER FIRST 2 GRIPEN E FIGHTERS TO BRAZILIAN AND SWEDISH AIR FORCES IN 2019

According Saab CEO Håkan Buskhe the company remains on track to deliver the first series production examples of its Gripen… Read More

6 years ago

THESE COMBAT PLANES COULD TURN INDIA INTO ASIA’S HUB FOR FIGHTER JETS

Several companies are trying to sell their aircraft to the country to modernize its fighter fleet This article originally appeared… Read More

6 years ago

“WE NEED AT LEAST 64 NEW FIGHTERS TO DEFEND OUR COUNTRY,” FINNISH MoD SAYS

Last August U.S. President Donald Trump said during a joint news conference with Finnish President Sauli Niinistö in Washington that… Read More

7 years ago