Here’s how the Swedish Gripens could deploy to launch war missions from dispersed airfields

May 23 2016 - Leave a Comment

Cold War operations!

Towards the end of March 2016, the Swedish Air Force Gripens from F21 wing have tested a new way for sustaining war-time JAS-39 deployments at dispersed airfields with a ground crew of 6 utilizing 2 cars with trailers. The new deployment method was tested at Vidsel test range, located some 900 km north of Stockholm. Here are some interesting shots released by the SwAF on their website. Road take-offs and deployments to dispersed airfields were part ...

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