Saab has received an order, worth approximately 500 MSEK, for ammunition for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system, the company announced.
The Saab statement didn’t announce information regarding the customer due to “circumstances concerning the product and customer”
According to Saab, the deliveries for the contract will take place in 2019-2020.
“The Carl-Gustaf system has proven itself to be a reliable and robust weapon, not least from orders like these. The wide range of ammunition types makes the Carl-Gustaf a true multi-purpose solution for infantry units around the world”, says Görgen Johansson, head of Saab business area Dynamics.
Saab’s world-leading weapon system Carl-Gustaf has a long and distinguished service history all around the world, including the Nordic and Baltic region. Employing a wide range of ammunition types, the Carl-Gustaf system allows dismounted soldiers to take on multiple challenges – from neutralising armoured vehicles to clearing obstacles and defeating enemies in buildings. The Carl-Gustaf system, which has been sold to more than 40 countries, is successively being developed with new ammunition types and enhanced capabilities.