Another Saab 2000 to join Pakistan Air Force

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Re: Another Saab 2000 Joining PAF

Post by Tuti Fruiti » Fri Jun 22, 2018 11:29 am

Out of production is not much of a concern for being a military aircraft.. Also, Saab 2000 is a recent out of production aircraft on time scale.
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Re: Another Saab 2000 to join Pakistan Air Force

Post by Abbas Ali » Tue Apr 16, 2019 11:21 pm

Saab delivers radar equipment to Pakistan Air Force

Gabriel Dominguez, London - Jane's Defence Weekly

15 April 2019

Defence and security company Saab delivered three sets of radar equipment to Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Base Nur Khan (Chaklala) on 9 April, according to the information provided by the Pakistan Import Export Trade Database.

Although not specified by the website, it is possible that the Swedish company delivered three Erieye airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) radar systems for fitment onto an equal number of twin-engined Saab 2000 aircraft that were handed over to Pakistan's Directorate General Defence Purchase in 2018, according to aircraft sales specialist Skyworld Aviation.

In a 26 June statement Skyworld Aviation announced that the aircraft had previously been in operation with Sweden-based BRA Braathens Regional Airlines.

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Re: Another Saab 2000 to join Pakistan Air Force

Post by bnm » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:05 am

As per sources, Saab 2000, played vital and very useful electronic warfare role in recent Pak/Ind air forces dog fight.