GOT From Sweden, joined Dec 2000, 1912 posts, RR: 1 Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 weeks 18 hours ago) and read 577 times:
I guess that it was a dissapointment for SAAB/BAe that it was only a lease, not new orders.
Anyway, it's nice to see that Gripen have made it in to a NATO country. Hopefully more countries are willing to by Gripen after this. Next countries to select are Poland and Czech Republic.
Just like birdwatching - without having to be so damned quiet!