TAP M&E Completes First Sharklet Retrofit For Comlux

TAP Maintenance Engineering (TAP M&E) has completed a sharklet retrofit service on an ACJ319 operated by charter carrier Comlux, the first of its kind on any version of an A319 aircraft.

TAP Maintenance Engineering (TAP M&E) has completed a sharklet retrofit service on an ACJ319 operated by charter carrier Comlux, the first of its kind on any version of an A319 aircraft.

Completed at TAP M&E’s main facility in Lisbon, the firm said by utilising its newer tooling capabilities it saved on down time and increased the quality of work when compared with traditional methods and tooling.

“The work scope was provided with quality standards since our solution has been crafted after months of careful planning and testing before the first embodiment on an A320, to ensure a safe, efficient and smooth work flow from day one,” said Mário Lobato de Faria, TAP M&E executive vice-president.

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