West Star Aviation Sees Major Increase In Number Of Global Express Inspections At ALN
West Star Aviation will be completing four 120-month Global Express inspections at its East Alton (ALN) location in the first half of 2019. The ALN location recently added additional state of the art hangar space, making room for such requests, along with highly experienced technicians to complete each detail of the process.
“We have seen an increased number of inspection requests for Bombardier and Global airframes from previous years,” said Scott Sweeney, General Manager, West Star Aviation. “With more than half of the year still remaining, we are positioned well to accommodate several more heavy maintenance events,” Sweeney continued.
In addition to all major inspections and repairs, including the 120 & 240-month inspections, West Star offers complete one-stop service for Global, Global 5000, Global Express and Global XRS models, as well as being a Factory Authorized service provider for Rolls Royce BR710 engines and Honeywell RE220 APUs. Complete avionics repair and installations, along with exterior paint and interior refurbishments round out the full-service Bombardier Global offerings.
Voted #1 Preferred MRO for six consecutive years from 2014-2019 in Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual “Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment” (PRASE) Survey, 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 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.