SAAB Wins a New Order for AT-4

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AT-4 CS is the newest version of the weapon, configured for action from confined spaces such as firing from windows or vehicles. Photo: Saab
The AT4 CS RS undergoing testing by the U.S. Army. The weapon's warhead uses insensitive explosives charge and is equipped with double safety fuse for maximum safety. Photo U.S. Army AETC.

Defence and security company SAAB have signed a contract on further deliveries of AT4 CS RS man-portable weapon system. This version is designed for operations from confined spaces (CS).  The weapon’s warhead uses insensitive explosives charge and is equipped with double safety fuse for maximum safety, hence its designation ‘Reduced Sensitivity’ (RS) to battlefield damage.

This recent order will be delivered during 2012 and has a total value of more than US$17 million (MSEK 104). The identity of the customer was not provided by the company.

“This is very positive and it further proves the capability of the AT4 system which until now has been exported to more than 15 customers around the world.” says Tomas Samuelsson, Head of Business Area Dynamics.

AT-4 CS is the newest version of the weapon, configured for action from confined spaces such as firing from windows or vehicles. Photo: SAAB