BRIEF-Embraer partners with Saab on Gripen fighter jets for Brazil

viernes 11 de julio de 2014 06:11 GYT

STOCKHOLM, July 11 (Reuters) - Saab AB : * Embraer, Saab signed Memorandum of Understanding to partner in joint programme management for the F-X2 Project, pursuant to the selection of the Gripen NG as Brazil's next generation fighter jet * Embraer will perform a leading role in the overall programme performance as well as undertake an extensive share of work in the production and delivery of both the single and two-seat versions * Embraer will coordinate all development and production activities in Brazil on behalf of Saab