(June 14, 2010) -- Saab, the defence and security company today announced Luxembourg as a new customer nation for the top modern anti-tank missile system NLAW. Luxembourg is the fourth nation to choose NLAW.
NLAW is a top-attack, fire & forget, single soldier missile, developed by Saab AB and manufactured by Thales in Belfast. NLAW has just recently entered service with the British, Swedish and Finnish armed forces.
True anti-tank capability
NLAW is intended to provide a true anti-tank and self-protection capability to Luxembourg units.
"NLAW is a unique weapon system that provides the individual soldier with a true anti-tank capability. The system has no real competitors on the market and the fact that a 4th customer now has chosen NLAW is another proof of the system's capacity" says Anders Haster, NLAW Product Manager.
"We see a lot of customer interest for NLAW and its unique capabilities from all parts of the world." says Anders Haster.