Sweden Orders Upgrade of JAS 39 Gripen C/D Aircraft

Sweden Orders Upgrade of JAS 39 Gripen C/D Aircraft
Sweden Orders Upgrade of JAS 39 Gripen C/D Aircraft

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) and Saab have signed a contract to ensure the continued operability of and provide capability enhancements to the fighter aircraft JAS 39 Gripen C/D.


The aircraft will be equipped with a new version of the engine, which will enhance flight performance. An advanced, effective electronic warfare system will also be introduced, and the upgrade will provide increased attack capability with a new payload.

Sweden Orders Upgrade of JAS 39 Gripen C/D Aircraft


The upgrade will enable better interoperability between JAS 39 Gripen C/D and Gripen E.