A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP
A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP

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A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP
A Saab's Gripen fighter jet at the Saab Gripen factory in Linkoeping, Sweden. Sweden has ordered 60 of the planes and marketed them hard overseas. Photo: AFP
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