Swedish Gripen C/Ds Could Remain In Service Beyond 2030

Swedish Air Force Gripen Cs.
Credit: Saab
Sweden hopes to keep part of its C/D-model Saab Gripen fighter fleet in service beyond 2030 as it looks to strengthen the country’s defense capabilities against what it sees as a growing regional threat from Russia. The proposals represent the most significant change in Swedish defense since the...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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