Saab NA: 41M USD for Advanced Training Systems to the U.S. Army
Saab NA has secured a long-term framework agreement with the U.S. Army Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). The framework agreement covers radio systems for communication (LT2-IRS) for live training with a potential total sum of approximately 41 MUSD.
The framework agreement covers the production and fielding of seven radio based communication systems over the next three years. The first system will be delivered in November 2011 with an additional instrumentation system delivered every eight months to seven U.S. Army homestations worldwide. The framework agreement covers an initial one year term with options for two more years.
“The receipt of the contract showcases Saab’s capability, capacity and competence in the instrumentation and communication systems field,” says Lars Borgwing, President Saab Training USA.
Dan-Ake Enstedt, President of Saab North America continues, “We are very pleased to field Saab equipment for the U.S. Army under this contract and to continue providing equipment that will enhance our warfighters’ skills and capabilities. This contract is an excellent example of the technology advantage we bring to our customers.”
Source: Saab AB