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P r e s s R e le as e
Kiel, 15th of August 2014 - MINT Software Systems today officially announces the signature of a
service agreement with the Avianca Holdings S.A. that incorporates the delivery of an allinclusive training management solution to all of the eight group’s airlines.
The German software provider MINT Software Systems has signed a service agreement for the delivery
of its comprehensive training management solution MINT TMS to eight airlines that are part of the
southern American Avianca Holdings S.A. MINT TMS will be used as an AQP Training System for flight
crew, flight attendants and dispatchers training, with a strong focus on records management and AQP
data collection and analysis.
“We are very happy to have found MINT Software Systems as reliable partner that is capable to provide
our new training management solution to the whole group, to allow us combining all our training and
records management standards in one software solution. MINT’s outstanding training optimization and
AQP data management capabilities will give us a great advantage ahead of our competition, as we will
be able to educate our pilots in the most effective and best possible way and therefore can continue to
provide a safe and reliable product to our customers”, said Avianca Holdings CEO Fabio Villegas.
“We are very pleased to welcome all eight Avianca Holdings S.A airlines as our newest customers and
to helping them to optimize the training management at all of the groups’ airlines in same time”, says
Christian Hollmann, Vice President of MINT Software Systems. “They are very important customers to
us and we are very excited to starting the implementation of the first software modules for AQP
management already during the coming few weeks”.
MINT Software Systems will provide its proven and fully web based training management system MINT
TMS as hosted SaaS solution and will also implement the MINT CalendarSync and FAA Reporting AddOns, as well as various interfaces to connect existing IT systems such as SIO and NetLine at the different
group airlines headquarters with the new, central MINT training management database.
ABOUT MINT Software Systems
MINT Software Systems, headquartered in Kiel, Germany, with representations in Sharjah (UAE) and the Americas, creates innovative training
and learning management solutions used by major aviation players. MINT's SaaS and onsite solutions employing also latest mobile technology,
allowing efficient records and training scheduling 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 Avianca Holdings S.A.
Avianca Holdings S.A. (NYSE: AVH) (BVC:PFAVH) is the parent company for the Airlines: Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. Avianca (Avianca),
Tampa Cargo S.A incorporated in Colombia, Aerolíneas Galápagos S.A Aerogal incorporated in Ecuador, and the companies of the TACA Group:
TACA International Airlines S.A, incorporated in El Salvador; Líneas Aéreas Costarricenses S.A, LACSA, incorporated in Costa Rica, Transmerican
Airlines S.A. incorporated in Peru, Servicios Aéreos Nacionales S.A, SANSA incorporated in Costa Rica, Aerotaxis La Costeña S.A, incorporated in
Nicaragua and Isleña de Inversiones C.A. de C.V. ISLEÑA incorporated in Honduras. Its team, composed of more than 18,500 employees, has a
reputation for excellence in service. The airlines of Avianca S.A. specialize in the transportation of passengers and cargo, directly servicing 98
destinations in 26 countries in the Americas and Europe with a modern fleet of 159 short, medium and long-haul aircraft. Through its
membership in Star Alliance, Avianca offers connectivity to over 1,200 destinations in 195 countries on five continents. Its loyalty program,
LifeMiles, has 5.4 million members, who enjoy the many benefits and advantages of this exclusive frequent flyer program. During 2013, Avianca
transported 24.6 million passengers. For more information please visit, or follow the airline on
twitter @Avianca_com.
Frank Vieira Hugger
Sales and Marketing Manager
Phone +49 (0)431 530 215 27
[email protected]
Kiel Science Centre / Wissenschaftszentrum
Fraunhoferstr. 13
24118 Kiel, Germany