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Airmech56
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TAP Air Portugal Mx

Sun Sep 04, 2005 7:54 pm

Im a a/c mechanic in Newark, I just wanted to know how much do they pay mechanics in Tap. Someone also told me that Tap mechanics do their own overhaul of their engines. Please reply. Obrigado
 
Pyrex
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RE: TAP Air Portugal Mx

Mon Sep 05, 2005 6:56 am

Hey,

I cannot answer the first question (even though I doubt it is more than what you can get in the US) but the last question is true: they do complete overhauls on CFM56s (including 737NGs, which TAP does not have) and partial work on CF6-50Cs, RB-211s, JT-3D (?? - NATO AWACS) and some other engines.
Maybe at the TAP office in Newark they can answer you?

Fica bem,

Miguel
 
TAP1972
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RE: TAP Air Portugal Mx

Wed Sep 07, 2005 8:09 am

On TAP's website there's a link its Maintenance site. You can find more inforamtion on TAP's maintenance activities.
 
thesilverbirds
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RE: TAP Air Portugal Mx

Tue Jan 10, 2006 7:02 pm

Good Morning All,

I hate to resurrect an older topic, but... I have always been curious as to who does TAP's maintenance in EWR? Does TAP have any Tech/Ops employees stationed in EWR? And if so, do they have Materials personnel also? I referenced the TAP M&E website but only found Tech Ops in Lisbon, Oporto, Faro, Funchal, Lajes, Luanda, and Rio de Janeiro. Any light anyone could shed on this would be great.

Obrigado,

TheSilverBirds
 
Airmech56
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RE: TAP Air Portugal Mx

Mon Apr 10, 2006 6:48 pm

Last time I checked, Lufthansa performed maintenance for TAP in EWR, but that was a few years ago, im not sure if its still that way.

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