18th May 2016
Saab will unveil its first next-generation Gripen E aircraft on Wednesday at the company facility in Linkoping, Sweden. Oxley is proud to supply LED lighting to the Gripen E programme.
Saab described the exciting launch as the ‘next chapter in the story of the Smart Fighter’ and Saab’s Head of Aeronautics, Ulf Nilsson described the move as, ‘Proof of Saab's ability to build world-class fighters on time and on budget.’
Oxley has a long-term strategic relationship with Saab Aerospace as a key customer and product technology development partner and has been working with Saab for the last 6 years to design, develop and qualify a set of high intensity landing and taxi lights for the Gripen aircraft.
The unveiling will be webcast live on Wednesday 18th May at 3pm Central European Time (2pm BST) and can be viewed on this link: https://saab.com/gripen/