Saab receives order for Carl-Gustaf M4 from Australia

Saab has received an order from the Australian Department of Defence for the supply of additional Carl-Gustaf M4 weapons. The order value is SEK 400 million with deliveries during 2024-2025.

The Carl-Gustaf M4 weapons will be delivered with Saab’s new Fire Control Device, FCD 558.

About Carl-Gustaf M4 weapons

The Carl-Gustaf recoilless rifle is a man-portable, multi-role weapon system that allows dismounted soldiers to effectively deal with multiple challenges on the modern battlefield.

Adaptable and flexible, the system is constantly evolving to satisfy future user and market needs.

Proven to deliver results on the battlefield, Carl-Gustaf provides the effectiveness soldiers need.

The wide range of ammunition types for Carl-Gustaf makes it flexible and able to handle any situation, whether it is to destroy an armoured vehicle or structure, or illuminating the battlefield during night operations.

The Carl-Gustaf system is supplied to more than 40 countries around the world.

Technical specifications   

Weight : ~ 7 kg

Length : < 1 m

Sights : Open sight, red dot sight, telescopic sight and advanced fire control device

Ammunition : Anti-armour, anti-structure, anti-personnel, support

About Saab

Saab is a leading defence and security company with an enduring mission, to help nations keep their people and society safe.

Empowered by its 19,000 talented people, Saab constantly pushes the boundaries of technology to create a safer, more sustainable and more equitable world.

Saab designs, manufactures and maintains advanced systems in aeronautics, weapons, command and control, sensors and underwater systems. Saab is headquartered in Sweden.

It has major operations all over the world and is part of the domestic defence capability of several nations.