BRIEF-Defence firm Saab says owns 96.7 pct of HITT after tender offer

STOCKHOLM, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Saab AB :

* 17.3 percent of shares in HITT tendered in mandatory unconditional offer by

Saab

* Following the end of the acceptance period, Saab holds 92.5 percent of the issued and 96.7 percent of the issued and outstanding share capital in HITT ((Stockholm Newsroom; +46 8 700 1017))