RTAF Gripen in MS20 upgrade
The Royal Thai Air Force has been gradually improving capabilities of its Gripen C/Ds since the first six aircraft were ordered as air superiority fighters in 2008. Saab has offered its MS20 upgrade for the RTAF Gripens which includes MBDA’s Meteor beyond visual range missile. Thailand is also seeking simulators for its fighter fleet, including those for their upgraded F-16s. Meanwhile, Airbus Helicopter are in discussion with the Thai Navy to upgrade its five H145M helicopters with the HForce weapon system.