West Star Aviation Names John Lowe As Satellite Manager For PWK Location
West Star Aviation is pleased to announce that John Lowe has been named the new Satellite Manager at their Chicago, IL (PWK) location. Lowe will be responsible for the managerial oversight of the 24/7 on call mobile facility and staff.
Lowe has over 36 years of aviation experience and has previously held various leadership roles in the industry as crew chief, director of maintenance, chief inspector and accounts manager.
“I’m thankful for the opportunity to join such an amazing team and a company with a great reputation,” said Lowe.
“I’m looking forward to continuing my career here and being part of the company’s advancement within the industry,” Lowe continued.
“We are excited to welcome John to the West Star Aviation team. His valuable experience and expertise will be an added benefit to our customers at our Chicago facility,” said John Mansfield, Manager of Satellite Operations & MRT.
West Star is proud to have been voted the #1 Preferred MRO for six consecutive years from 2014-2019 in Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual PRASE Survey. The survey first included the ‘Most Preferred MRO’ category in 2014 and West Star has won the #1 slot each year since its inception. West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, engines and APUs, avionics installations and repair, major modifications, interior refurbishment, exterior paint, surplus avionics sales, accessory services, and parts.
In addition to its primary facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; Chattanooga, TN; and Perryville, MO, West Star Aviation also maintains satellite facilities at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, CO; Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL; Centennial Airport in Denver, CO; Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport in Houston, TX; Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, MN and Scottsdale Airport in Scottsdale, AZ. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its 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 weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.