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USSOCOM Orders Carl-Gustaf Rifle System from Saab

USSOCOM Orders Carl-Gustaf Rifle System from Saab - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Saab LogoSaab has secured an order to produce and supply a man-portable, recoilless rifle platform to the U.S. Special Operations Command.

USSOCOM placed the order for the Carl-Gustaf weapon system through a framework contract it awarded to Saab in August 2014, Saab said Monday.

Saab expects to deliver the rifle system this year through 2016.

The rifle platform is also known as the Multi-Role Anti-Armor Anti-Personnel Weapon System in the U.S.

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Written by Jane Edwards

is a staff writer at Executive Mosaic, where she writes for ExecutiveBiz about IT modernization, cybersecurity, space procurement and industry leaders’ perspectives on government technology trends.

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