Anti-submarine warfare training system selected by U.K. royal navy

STOCKHOLM, Sweden. U.K.’s Royal Navy selected Saab and QinetiQ to deliver an anti-submarine warfare (ASW) training system. Delivery is expected to take place in 2019.

Saab has received this order in collaboration with the U.K.-based company QinetiQ. The order comprises of Saab’s AUV62-AT autonomous underwater vehicle system. This system is a cost-efficient training solution allowing ASW units to train in a wide range of scenarios.

This procurement follows a period of testing and evaluation together with QinetiQ and the Royal Navy.