August 30, 2012
Turbomeca (Safran group) signs contract with Saab AB for Swedish Air Force
Turbomeca (Safran group) has signed a contract with defense and security company Saab AB for the repair and overhaul of Arrius 2K2 modules and engines installed on A109 LUH helicopters of the Swedish Air Force. The contract signed with Saab is a customized Global Support Package (GSP) for the Swedish Air Force A109 LUHS helicopters equipped with Turbomeca’s Arrius 2K2. That agreement covers 43 Arrius 2K2 engines in operation (40 installed on 20 A109 LUHS and 3 spares) and their related accessories. Additionally, training technicians and spares can be offered via this agreement. Saab is responsible for the maintenance including warehousing and availability management of the complete operation (except line maintenance and foreign operation bases).