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— General Manoj Pande, Indian Army Chief

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My compliments to SP Guide Publications for informative and credible reportage on contemporary aerospace issues over the past six decades.

— Air Chief Marshal V.R. Chaudhari, Indian Air Force Chief

Gripen in the Air capabilities

Issue: 07-2012Photo(s): By Saab Group

In the Saab chalet, the company will present Gripen, the centre piece of its air superiority offer as well as cutting-edge capabilities in airborne surveillance. Gripen will also participate in the flying display at the event, as also be exhibited at the static display together with the Saab 340 maritime security aircraft (MSA).

Gripen is the first of the new generation, multi-role fighter aircraft to enter operational service. Using the latest technology, it is capable of performing an extensive range of air-to-air, air-to-surface and reconnaissance missions employing the latest weapons. Gripen is designed to meet the demands of existing and future threats, while simultaneously meeting strict requirements for flight safety, reliability, training efficiency and low operating costs.

The Saab 340 MSA is a multi-role surveillance aircraft for detection, classification and identification of maritime contacts. It is also a powerful search-and-rescue aircraft capable of operating independently or in unison with other marine and landbased assets.