Czech Republic Upgrades Gripens

Credit: Gripen: Saab
LONDON—The Czech Republic has upgraded its Saab Gripens to give them an enhanced air-to-ground capability. Prague’s 12 Gripens, which are leased from the Swedish government, have undergone the MS20 upgrade, part of Saab’s spiral development cycle for the JAS-39C/D. The MS20 upgrade is best known for...
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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