West Star Aviation Performing Major Repair on Gulfstream G200 Aircraft
Chattanooga, TN, August 4, 2016 – West Star Aviation is performing a major repair on a Gulfstream G200 Aircraft at their new Chattanooga, TN (CHA) location after it was struck by a foreign object.
The aircraft is an Atlanta based G200, the foreign object struck the fuselage above the window line on the left side between the fourth and fifth windows leaving a crease in the skin. West Star will replace the entire skin using factory drawings and Gulfstream engineering support after attempting to cold work the crease.
“This is an exciting major repair that was brought to us from Atlanta,” said Rodger Renaud, President, West Star Aviation. “We are proud to be able to continue to service Gulfstream G200 aircraft, in a major way.” Renaud continued.
Voted #1 Preferred MRO in the 2014, 2015 and 2016 Professional Pilot magazine annual “Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment” (PRASE) Survey for three consecutive years, West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, windows, and engines, as well as major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, surplus avionics sales, accessory services, paint and parts.
In addition to its facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; and Chattanooga, TN, West Star Aviation runs maintenance operations at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, CO; Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL and Centennial Airport in Denver, CO. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its newly remodeled East Alton and Grand Junction facilities. West Star Aviation is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise while providing world-class customer services in all the organization’s divisions. For more information visit www.weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.