TAP M&E is the TAP Air Portugal Maintenance and Engineering Unit.
The long and vast experience performing maintenance and engineering support to our own airline fleet contributed to TAP Air Portugal reputation as one of the most reliable airlines in the world. Our third-party customers have also confirmed the quality of our services.
We can offer you the advantages of a complete set of maintenance services such as Aircraft Maintenance, Engine Repair and Overhaul, Components Repair and Overhaul, Continuing Airworthiness Management, Engineering Services, Technical Laboratories and Training.
We are located in Lisbon (Portugal) and Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) with a total workforce of around 2,600 people including highly qualified technicians and engineering staff.
Over the years the quality of our work has received international recognition from both customers and manufacturers, confirming the Care2Quality concept
Care2Quality embodies a 360° attitude towards customers, employees, shareholders, authorities, providers, community and environment.
This concept defines Safety, Quality and Relationship as the main pillars that support the approach of the organization towards its Interested Parties.
Being an umbrella concept, it reflects the commercial offer of TAP M&E in all of its products and services:
TAP M&E facilities are conveniently located at Lisbon airport with a total building area of 71,200 m2 which includes 3 hangars
- Capacity: 3 WB, 5 NB
- Area: 26,380 m2
- Capacity: >100 Heavy Shop Visits per year
- Area: 8,700 m2
- Capacity: 22,000 P/N per year
- Area: 13,500 m2
- 21,000 calibrations per year
- Area: 2,000 m2
Rio de Janeiro – Brazil
Rio de Janeiro facilities are one of the largest in Latin America with a total building area of 70.000 m2, which include 1 hangar
Hangar Capacity: 4 WB, 1 NB
Hangar Area: 14,500 m2
Quality & Safety
The Management System of TAP M&E is based on a process approach framework and a continuous improvement (PDCA) cycle, fully compliant with ICAO Annex 19 (Safety Management), EASA (Quality, Safety and Compliance), IOSA (IATA Operational Safety Audit) and EN 9110:2018.
TAP M&E has been one of the first MROs in the world to fully implement, since 2011, a Safety Management System (SMS) in all its processes and activities, leading the way in many fronts and cooperating with its Interested Parties in the Promotion of Safety.
TAP M&E is an EASA Part-145 Approved Maintenance Organisation and a certified FAA 14 CFR Part 145 Repair Station and its Quality Management System is certified according to ISO 9001:2005 and EN 9110:2016.
TAP M&E is also certified by several main aviation authorities.