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October 16, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce the company has received several STCs for Transmitting Portable Electronic Devices (TPED) compatibility in the 2.4 GHz/5GHz frequency band using IEEE 802.11 b/h/n/ac protocols. This allows crew and passengers to use their electronic devices in-flight without disrupting navigation signals. The STCs have been completed […]

October 16, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce it has received EASA approval for installation of a Honeywell CD-830 Control Display Unit (CDU) at their Grand Junction, CO, facility. West Star Aviation is approved to install these units in various models of aircraft including Hawker, Challenger, Global Express, Embraer, Falcon, Gulfstream and […]

October 2, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce they are a sponsor of the NBAA Careers in Business Aviation Day on October 18, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center during the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) conference. Students are invited to attend and learn more about the global business aviation industry. […]

September 26, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce the company is expanding its recruiting efforts for their rapidly growing MRO network by attending upcoming career fairs at the National Aviation Academy in Florida on September 27, 2018, Spartan College of Aeronautics in Denver on September 28, 2018, and Utah State University on […]

September 20, 2018 – West Star Aviation highlighted the features of its fourth full-service MRO at Perryville Regional Airport (PCD) on Wednesday, September 19, 2018 with an open house for customers, media and employees. West Star completed its Perryville expansion after closing on its fourth hangar at the airport in late June of 2018, expanding […]

August 16, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce Katie Johnson has been promoted to Vice President of Human Resources effective immediately. In her new role, Katie will primarily focus on implementing best practices across all of West Star’s locations, which will include tactics for increasing West Star employee engagement, increased recruiting efforts, […]

August 10, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce the appointment of Marty Rhine to Vice President of Sales and Steve Bates to Manager of Technical Sales. Marty and Steve have completed their transition and are active in their new roles. Marty Rhine joined West Star in 2005 as a Senior Avionics Design […]

August 7, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce that the company has secured 3,700 sq. ft. of hangar space for satellite operations in Scottsdale, AZ at Scottsdale Airport, (SDL). West Star has also promoted Chad Adams to Satellite Manager for Scottsdale. Previously, Chad worked as a Global Program Manager at their GJT […]

August 2, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce John Mansfield as Manager of Satellite Operations and Mobile Repair. John began his career over 30 years ago as a Technical Representative at Hawker Beechcraft. He quickly advanced into more progressive roles including Manager, General Manager, and most recently, Vice President MRO Centers Worldwide […]

July 26, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce the company recently completed its first Falcon 7X C- inspection at its East Alton, IL, facility. In addition to the Falcon 7X C-inspection, which is the most comprehensive inspection for potential major maintenance for the Falcon 7X aircraft, West Star also performed a complete […]

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