Saab deployable health modules accepted by Commonwealth
Saab Australia has delivered 131 separate modules under JP 2060 Phase 3 to the Commonwealth and are now scheduled for testing by Defence.
Officially achieving Contract Material Release 1, the 131 separate modules which range from deployable surgical modules to training equipment, will be tested by Defence on the road to initial operating capability scheduled for late 2023, the company confirmed.
The modules are being delivered under JP 2060 Phase 3, valued at $384 million.
Under the project, Saab Australia has been contracted to deliver over 550 NATO Role 1 to 3 categorised health modules to Defence.
These include surgery, medical imaging, trauma, and intensive care modules.