BAE Systems has placed an order valued at SEK 15 million (£1.15m) with MilDef to deliver rugged computers to support maintenance systems for military aircraft.
MilDef will deliver 90 rugged RB14 laptop computer to BAE Systems’ Air business by the end of 2022.
The equipment will be used to support the maintenance of fast jet fleets for BAE Systems global customers, providing airworthiness information to support teams ensuring the availability of aircraft.
"We are proud to deliver cutting-edge technology to a world leading partner in defence capabilities, BAE Systems. The delivery of rugged hardware for deployment in the air sector, further strengthens our delivery portfolio within the UK defense market, building upon significant deployments already delivered in the land and sea domains, says Björn Karlsson, CEO MilDef Group.
A BAE Systems spokesman added:
“The delivery of this equipment from MilDef will enable our global customer base to ensure they have the necessary airworthiness data about their fleet. By doing this we can ensure aircraft are available for our customers where they are needed, when they are needed to deliver critical national security.”
The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact persons set out below, at 09:00 CET on November 11, 2022.
The above order intake was posted in the financial third quarter. The news has not previously been made public due to confidentiality reasons.