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West Star Aviation recently announced they are now an approved vendor for all window repairs on the Eclipse Twin-Engine Jet. West Star relies on the proprietary techniques of their “in-house” team of professionals to repair Eclipse Jet windows. The approval process began in August 2011, when Eclipse Aerospace completed a new window repair process with […]

West Star Aviation announced they have forged an agreement with Hawker Beechcraft Corporation on a partnership for the distribution and installation of the Safe Flight Instrument Corporation AutoPower® System for Pro Line 21-equipped Hawker 800XP, 850XP, 750, 900 and 800XPr models. West Star expects STC approval of the system in the near future. “I have […]

West Star Aviation, Inc announced the expansion of ratings and locations to its Authorized Service Center Agreement with the Hawker Beechcraft Corporation. The expanded ratings included in the Authorized Service Center agreement for the Beechjet, Hawker 400XP, Premier, King Air Series, Bonanza and Baron Series aircraft, plus Line Service Authority for Hawker 750/800/850/900 series aircraft. […]

West Star Aviation is proud to announce they have been officially recognized as a Silver Partner of the Colorado Environmental Leadership Program (ELP). By continuing their commitment to the environment, West Star has climbed from a Bronze Achiever 2010, to an ELP Silver Partner. They received their award during a ceremony held in Denver, Colorado, […]

The Fifth Annual Aviation Leadership Breakfast was hosted on October 10, 2011 at the Las Vegas Convention Center rooms N245 and N247. The breakfast featured guest speaker, Air Force Fighter Pilot, Captain Scott O’Grady, who shared his story of the life or death situation he found himself in when he was shot down in war-torn […]

West Star Aviation, Inc. recently announced Jeff Messmer has been appointed Operations Manager at their newest facility at Spirit of St. Louis Airport (SUS) in Chesterfield, MO. With over 20 years of aircraft experience, Jeff began his career as an Aircraft Structural Technician for the U.S. Army. Most recently, Jeff held the position of Bombardier […]

West Star Aviation recently announced Darin Perryman will join their team at Grand Junction (GJT) as Accessories Shop Team Lead. Darin brings over 14 years experience with him to West Star, specifically with landing gear on all Hawker, Challenger and Gulfstream models. Most recently, Darin held the position of Overhaul Shop Lead for Gulfstream Aerospace. […]

East Alton, IL, September 13, 2011 – West Star Aviation recently announced Julie Anderson and Tim Johnson will join their team as Regional Sales Managers. Julie will be responsible for the western states including Arizona, California and Nevada, and Tim will take charge of the Upper Midwest region. In their new positions, both Julie and […]

East Alton, IL, August 30, 2011 –West Star Aviation’s East Alton (ALN)  location has been appointed an Authorized Service Center for Embraer Phenom 100 and 300 aircraft models. West Star Aviation’s St. Louis location (SUS) is also included under the appointment of ALN as a service center. West Star Aviation’s Dallas and Grand Junction facilities […]

West Star Aviation recently received FAA STC for the Falcon 50B Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 to include Engine Indication Systems (EIS). In addition, the amended STC also allows installation to existing Falcon 50B operators with existing Proline 21 major retrofit installations. The STC amendment allows for EIS installation during a new major retrofit installation […]

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