BRIEF-Saab selects AEL as a new Gripen supplier in Brazil

miércoles 25 de febrero de 2015 07:35 GYT

Feb 25 (Reuters) - Saab

* Saab selects AEL Sistemas as a new Gripen supplier in Brazil

* AEL will provide the wide area display (WAD) and the head-up display (HUD), which will be integrated in the Gripen NG for Brazil as part of the F-X2 contract. The WAD and HUD development programme commenced in January 2015

* Saab and AEL have also signed a contract for transfer of technology.The new avionics systems programme will run over four years

* System integration work will be undertaken by Saab and Embraer Link to press release: here Further company coverage: (Reporting By Bjorn Rundstrom)