TAP Portugal signs a service agreement for the delivery of the market-leading training management system “MINT TMS.”


KIEL, 09. September 2019 MINT Software Systems, the leading manufacturer of training management solutions for the aviation industry, announces the signature of a service agreement with TAP Portugal for the implementation of their web-based training and qualification management system MINT TMS.

“We are thrilled to welcome TAP Portugal to our growing international MINT user community,” says Frank Vieira Hugger Director Sales and Marketing at MINT Software Systems.

“Our business experts have evaluated the available training management systems on the market very carefully and have selected the German made software MINT TMS as an excellent platform for the future support of our growing business,” says Ramiro Sequeira, COO at TAP Portugal. “We were looking for the most powerful, and in the same time flexible qualification management, training and resource planning solution available on the market, and to select MINT TMS for this task is, without any doubt, the correct decision,” he adds.

MINT TMS allows training planners, instructors and crews with “anytime, anywhere” online access to their training schedules, electronic grading forms, reports, learning materials, and other training related data. It simplifies and optimizes the management of instructor schedules, classroom distribution, student allocation, and the planning and optimization of flight simulator schedules.

TAP Portugal has selected the MINT hosted (SaaS) Premium Edition of MINT TMS for the effective management of their expanding training operations, and to enhance the training evaluation with effective MINT e-grading and in-depth performance analysis capabilities, as well as the integration to various IT systems including the crew rostering system used by the airline.

About MINT Software Systems

MINT Software Systems, headquartered in Kiel, Germany, with offices in Orlando, Florida, and Sharjah, UAE creates innovative training and resource management solutions used by aviation players all over the globe. MINT’s SaaS and onsite solutions employing latest software technology, allowing efficient records and training schedule for crew, ground, and maintenance staff and guarantee trouble-free regulatory compliance with the AQP/ATQP programs of authorities like the FAA and EASA.

About TAP Portugal

TAP is Portugal’s leading airline, in operation since 1945 and member of Star Alliance since 2005. TAP hub in Lisbon is a key European gateway at the crossroads of Africa, North, Central and South America, where TAP stands out as the international leading carrier in operation to Brazil. The company’s network currently comprises 90 destinations in 36 countries worldwide. TAP currently operates about 3,000 weekly flights on a modern fleet of 105 Airbus aircraft and 21 aircraft in TAP Express livery, operating in the company’s regional network.