Saab announces Carl-Gustaf component delivery contract

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for further deliveries of components for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system.

The order — valued at approximately SEK156m (£15m) — comprises components for ammunition to the latest version of the Carl-Gustaf system.

The order is placed under an option included in a previous contract that Saab signed on 31 October 2012.

Deliveries will take place during 2013.