Le missile METEOR sera opérationnel sur le Gripen en 2015
Royal Swedish Air Force Saab JAS39 Gripen fighter carrying Meteor BVRAAM (Beyond Visual-Range Air-to-Air Missile). After a series of tests the Swedes have now declared the missile operational on C and D model Gripens. The missile has also undergone tests on the Eurofighter Typhoon II for probable use by Royal Air Force, Italian and German air forces.
Saab S 35 Draken ("Dragon") - Österreichische Luftstreitkräfte (Austrian Air Force), Austria
Musée de l'Air et de l'Espace,Le Bourget, Paris, France.Designed as heavy multi-role fighter,SAAB 37 Viggen result of program initiated in 1961 as successor for Lansen &,longer term Draken Showing greatcreativity,Swedish engineers 1st to realize high performance aircraft with canard & thrust reversers,combination of 2 formulas for Viggen landing on less than 500meters.Flew 8 Feb 1967 & ground attack AJ 37 in service June 1971 F 7.Total 181 Viggen 1st gen came out of underground plant…