Luis Pimentel de Oliveira, TAP Air Portugal’s innovation specialist, talks with Lee Ann Shay about a European project he is working on to reduce airline delays due to maintenance, as well as other innovation projects that are applying new technologies to MRO. In Europe, 5.8% of all flights are delayed due to aircraft technical issues that subsequently delay other flights. Those disruptions cost about €2.8 billion ($3.14 billion) annually. As an innovation specialist, what do you ...


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