Saab and QuEST Global in aerostructures joint venture

Defence and security company Saab and QuEST Global Manufacturing have established a joint venture to manufacture and supply assemblies for the commercial aerostructures market.

The joint venture will strengthen Saab’s position in the commercial aerostructures market and increase its presence in India to achieve profitable growth.

The new company, which will initially have approximately 50 employees, will be located in Belgaum, Karnataka, India, where QuEST Global’s operations are located.

Facilities for the joint venture will be built during 2013.