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2015-12-22

Czech Republic to upgrade its Gripen aircraft

Today the Swedish Defence and Security Export Agency (FXM) has signed an agreement to upgrade the JAS 39 Gripen aircraft that the Czech Republic leases from Sweden. The value of the contract is SEK 120 million. The upgrade for the Czech Republic will increase the aircraft’s ground attack capabilities through the integration of guided and...

2015-12-22

FXM’s farewell: Contributes to anti-corruption efforts in Europe

Monday 21 December – ten days before the Agency closes – the Swedish Defence and Security Export Agency’s Director-General Ulf Hammarström presented a web-based anti-corruption course to the Secretary-General of the AeroSpace and Defence Industrial Association of Europe (ASD), Jan Pie. “We in ASD have been working for many years to combat corruption in different...

2015-11-18

SOFF and FXM launch an international anti-corruption course

Today, the Swedish Security and Defence Industry Association (SOFF) and the Swedish Defence and Security Export Agency (FXM) are presenting a joint anti-corruption course for European companies in the defence and security industry. The web-based course is intended to strengthen companies in their anti-corruption efforts and to inspire them to further work in, and knowledge...

2015-10-24

FXM responds Croatia concerning the Gripen

FXM, the Swedish Defence and Security Export Agency, responded today, Friday 23 October, to a request for information from Croatia concerning the procurement of Gripen aircraft. The request concerns 8 to 12 newly built aircraft of the C/D model. The request for information that FXM responded to was sent from the Croatian Ministry of Defence...

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Sofia Karlberg

Head of Communications