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The Roots of Saab AB.
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AB Svenska Järnvägsverkstäderna, acronym ASJ AB (Swedish Railway
Factories Inc.) founded by the brothers Erland and Carl-Johan Uggla.
ASJ produced train wagons, locomotives and bus bodies from 1923. A license
from Fruehauf US was bought in 1958 for 10 years for build-on for trucks e.g.
container trailers and tank trailers.
Aeroplane development and manufacturing started in small scale 1930 in a
subsidiary ASJA, see Note 8.