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(Brasile) Il Gripen entra ufficialmente nella flotta operativa di caccia del Paese (José Higuera, Defense News)

Brazil is set to officially add the Saab Gripen NG, locally designated as F-39, to the combat fleet of its air force on Dec. 19.

The first of five F-39s, delivered from Sweden between December 2021 and April 2022, are now at Anapolis Air Base near the federal capital Brasilia. They were initially used for testing and training flying from Sao Paulo and other places.

Gripen officially joins Brazil’s operational fighter fleet (