DELIVERY OF FINAL CV90 TO SWEDISH MINISTRY OF DEFENCE

24 Sep 2002

CV9040 The last CV90 armoured fighting vehicle in the Swedish Ministry of Defence's current order will be handed over at a ceremony at Karlbergs Castle, Stockholm, on 24 September 2002. This delivery marks the completion of the largest order in the history of the Swedish Army.

These CV90 vehicles have been manufactured under a co-operative agreement between Hagglunds Vehicle and Bofors Defence, through their jointly-owned company, HB Utveckling. The total contract value is SEK 13.7 billion (£940m).


For further information contact:

Sven Kågevall, President, Hägglunds Vehicle AB

Tel: +46 (0)660 801 90

Nils Hörnström, Director Public Relations, Hägglunds Vehicle AB

Tel: +46 (0)660 806 04

   

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