Saab in Focus #2
Saab Grintek Defence Publishes Newsletter
SOUTH AFRICAN ELECTRONIC WARFARE TECHNOLOGY EXCELLING ON GLOBAL STAGE
South African electronic warfare technology has, and continues to make its mark in the international military arena, with home-grown self-protection systems being used by numerous defence forces around the world.
Using Defence Technology in the Fight Against Rhino Poaching
Technology originally developed for military and security use could be used as another weapon in the fight against rhino poaching.Saab will be participating in full strength at SHIELD AFRICA, Abidjan 28th - 30th May 2013.
New Swedish Ambassador to South Africa visits Saab Grintek Defence in Pretoria
The new Swedish ambassador to South Africa, Mr Anders Hagelberg , Swedish defence attache Col. Bengt Degerman and Mr K.Persson from the Swedish embassy in Pretoria visited Saab Grintek Defence in Centurion this week.
Saab Supports the Community of Mamelodi by Helping to Develop SMME's
Saab appeared at a Meet and Greet event hosted by Siyakha Consulting in the town of Mamelodi. The event was to celebrate the success stories of ten individual Small, Medium and Micro Enterprises (SMME’s) who were chosen by Siyakha to take place in an Enterprise Development programme sponsored by Saab.
Saab Grintek Defence Wins Best Export Company in South Africa
At a gala ceremony held this week in Johannesburg, Saab Grintek Defence was awarded winner of South African Inaugural Premier business awards 2013 in the category Best South African export company
Saab Sponsors Excelling Bursary Student at the University of Stellenbosch
Saab went to check on Raven who is currently in his third year studying Electrical and Electronic Engineering, specializing in Informatics at Stellenbosch University and monitors Ravens progress for the importance of promoting top engineering graduates in South Africa.
South African National War College Visits Saab Grintek Defence at Centurion
The learners and staff of the SANWC, in particular the Joint Senior Command and Staff Duties Programme, paid visits over a three day period to SGD (Command & Control). The group of 140 senior personnel was divided in three groups who in turn visited SGD over the period 26 to 28 February 2013.
From the townships of South Africa to Saab
During the 7th-9th December, Red Bull conducted its annual Flugtag at the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront in Cape Town. S´kothane 011, one of the teams from Johannesburg , was sponsored by Saab to participate in the competition. The team Captain, Siphiwe Magubana, is employed at Saab as a trainee technician. This is his story.
Read more at the Gripen for South Africa site
Saab unveils new surveillance aircraft
The Saab 340 Maritime Security Aircraft will meet the world's latest demands for maritime security and safety. Piracy, terrorism, smuggling, trafficking, oil pollution and other illegal activities are threats to economic growth, environment and society. The 340 MSA delivers the capability to safeguard territorial waters through the ability to rapidly respond to emerging maritime security threats.
Please click here to read more about Saab's 340 MSA
As a key strategic enabler of defence and civil security solutions across the spectrum of land, air and sea, Saab is present at many relevant trade shows, conferences and exhibitions.
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