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Flight Safety Symposium
26 - 27 September 2017
Park Inn Heathrow, London, UK




Jorge Leite
VP Quality and Safety
TAP Portugal

Jorge Leite is a Mechanical Engineer by the Lisbon University. He joined TAP Portugal in 1986, starting his aviation career as JT8D repair engineer at the Engine Shop, before becoming CFM56 powerplant specialist and test cell assistant. In 1995 Jorge became Engine Shop Production manager, later assuming other management positions as Engineering & Quality Manager and Commercial Director. In 2004 Jorge was appointed Director of Quality for TAP Maintenance & Engineering and later Vice President Quality and Safety. He chairs the Engineering & Maintenance Subcommittee of AEA (Association of European Airlines) and represents AEA in the SSCC (Safety Standards and Consultative Committee) and ECAST at EASA. Jorge was born in Lisbon. His aviation activity extends well outside TAP Portugal. He has been a lecturer in the Air Force Academy and several Flight Schools, teaching Aerodynamics and Flight Performance, and currently teaches Quality and Aeronautical Legislation in Lisbon University. Jorge holds a Private Pilot License.

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