East Alton, IL, April 6, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce they have received an STC for the installation of Universal Serial Bus (USB) cabin charging ports on Innov8 Cabin Solutions CabinFLEX (CFLEX) Charge systems. Innov8’s CFLEX arm features a USB charging option and a unique design that is interchangeable for all major […]

East Alton, IL, March 21, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce its Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) Procedures Manual (PM) Rev. C received FAA approval. West Star is now delegated to accept Instructions for Continued Airworthiness (ICAs). The ICA delegated acceptance authority will enable West Star to be in better control of Supplemental Type […]

East Alton, IL, March 14, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce Dana Varney as Satellite Manager at their KCXO location. Dana began his career in aviation 22 years ago at Mayo Aviation as Maintenance Manager/Accountable Manager of an FAA Part 145 repair station. His responsibilities included overseeing all aspects and operations of the […]

East Alton, IL, March 7, 2017– West Star Aviation is pleased to announce its acquisition agreement with Avant Aerospace, a leading supplier of Dassault Falcon Jet spares and equipment located in Grapevine, TX. Avant Aerospace has established a great reputation since 2001 for the acquisition and supply of top quality Dassault Falcon spares, equipment and […]

East Alton, IL, February 23, 2017– West Star Aviation is pleased to announce they have expanded their satellite location network to Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport (KCXO). This satellite location will service Gulfstream, Falcon, Bombardier, Hawker, and Citation aircraft in Texas and the surrounding southern region.  KCXO will be able to perform minor inspections and repairs […]

Grand Junction, CO, February 9, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce they have acquired an existing 20,000 sq. ft. facility in Grand Junction, CO to house a newly dedicated landing gear facility. West Star’s recent approval of a new landing gear overhaul agreement, and their proven success within landing gear overhaul, will allow […]

East Alton, IL, February 7, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce David Feuerhak has been named as Avionics Technical Sales Manager. David began his career in aviation in 1996 in the Army National Guard. He led a team of 12 technicians that conducted board level electronics repair of Army Aviation communication, navigation and […]

East Alton, IL, January 31, 2017- West Star Aviation announces continued expansion efforts at their Chattanooga, TN location (CHA), which includes extended hours of operation and the growth of their paint and interior team. Effective Friday January 27, 2017, West Star’s Chattanooga facility will offer weekend shift hours. These extended hours will give West Star […]

East Alton, IL, January 12, 2017- West Star Aviation is pleased to announce they have successfully completed an extensive refurbishment of a Bombardier Global Express, including installation of the Rockwell Collins VENUE system. This complete refurbishment included a reconfigured floor plan change, upgraded LED cabin lighting, belted divan for takeoff and landing, soft goods, wood […]

East Alton, IL, December 20, 2016-West Star Aviation is proud to announce that Kevin Bostwick has been nominated for and selected to receive the Inaugural NBAA Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award. This award recognizes individual aviation professionals who have demonstrated outstanding professionalism and leadership in support of aviation safety in the business aviation […]