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We help defend Sweden

FMV is the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration, a civilian governmental agency acting under the Ministry of Defence. We provide defence logistics to the Swedish Armed Forces. This means that we make sure the Swedish Armed Forces have the equipment and logistic services they need to execute their mission. Read more about FMV

  • FMV and JAS 39 Gripen

    Maintenance at the aviation workshop in Luleå

  • FMV and JAS 39 Gripen

    Preparations for flight at FMV's Test Range in Vidsel

  • FMV and JAS 39 Gripen

    Nils´ profession - a test pilot

  • FMV and JAS 39 Gripen

    Materialtest is performed for higher safety

  • FMV and JAS 39 Gripen

    Roberts´ profession - a project research engineer

In focus

FMV commences negotiations regarding procurement of Patriot surface-to-air missile system

FMV commences negotiations regarding procurement of Patriot surface-to-air missile system2017-11-07 18:00

Since the Swedish parliament settled the defence framework decision 2015, the Swedish Armed Forces (SwAF) and FMV have evaluated different systems to enhance the Swedish air-defence capability with a medium range surface-to-air system. The Swedish government has given go-ahead to FMV to commence negotiations regarding procurement of the US Patriot system.

Current procurements

Our current procurements are published and managed via the electronic service e-Avrop. Under the tab Procurement you can read about how we work with procurements
at FMV. FMV:s current procurements


Photo of Helicopter 14

Helicopter 14

Helicopter 14 is the first helicopter system in the world which is built of composite materials and so-called "fly by wire", where the steering system is designed by computers. Helicopter 14

IT security

Hacker trying to intrude into IT system

CSEC, an independent unit within FMV, is responsible for the establishment, operation and administration of a system for evaluating and certifying IT security in both products and systems, according to the standard ISO/IEC IS 15408, also known as Common C

CSEC – The Swedish Certification Body for IT Security

Testing for knowledge

Test occasion at FMV carried out under realistic conditions.

The Test and Evaluation Directorate is the FMV resource for the testing and evaluation of technical systems, mainly for the Swedish Armed Forces, but also for agencies and defense industries from all over the world.

FMV Test and Evaluation

International cooperation

Swedish materiel cooperation is mainly carried out with the Nordic countries, countries in the European six nation cooperation (LoI) and the United States.

International materiel cooperation is a tool to streamline the Swedish procurement. Preferred countries are the Nordic countries, countries in the European six nation cooperation (LoI) and the United States.

International activities

Environmental issues

Picture of trees

The focus in our environmental work is to minimize the environmental impact both on the contractors' work, and on the products and systems delivered and also in our test range activities and in our office operations.

Environmental work

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