GlobalEye: Saab’s third-generation surveillance ship

Alan Warnes reports from the roll-out of the Saab GlobalEye airborne early warning aircraft at Linkoping

The GlobalEye airborne early warning aircraft was unveiled at Linkoping, Sweden on February 23, in the markings of the United Arab Emirate Air Force.
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“IT’S A wonderful aircraft, the first swing role surveillance system”, exclaimed Saab’s Matts Wicksell, Saab’s GlobalEye programme manager. He was talking after the curtain was drawn during a ceremony at Saab’s Linkoping facility on February 23. It marked the arrival of the company’s thirdgeneration airborne early warning (AEW) aircraft.

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