The United Arab Emirates Air Force has announced a deal for two early warning aircraft worth $1.27 billion with Saab Defense and Security.

The Swedish made early warning sensors will be fitted in to the Bombardier Global 6000 platform, said Maj. Gen. Abdullah Al Hashimi, UAE Ministry of Defence executive director of strategic analysis.

Saab CEO and President Håkan Buskhe described the technology present on the aircraft as a “game changer for early warning systems.” […]