West Star Aviation named East Alton Rotary Business of the Year

The Rotary Club of East Alton, Ill., recently recognized West Star Aviation as its Business of the Year.

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West Star Aviation names new regional sales manager

West Star Aviation has hired Ed Henry as Regional Sales Manager responsible for the eastern territory of the United States including:  Washington D.C., Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.

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West Star Aviation opens new maintenance facility at ALN

West Star Aviation’s latest expansion, a new 47,000-square-foot maintenance facility at its East Alton, Ill., (ALN) location, is now open. A ceremonial ribbon cutting and open house was held May 13, to celebrate the completion of the new facility and commemorate the milestone expansion.

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Is CNG a realistic fuel option for GA?

Is your home, or hangar, hot water tank gas fired? If so, you might have a plentiful, and affordable, supply of fuel for your airplane. At least that’s what Aviat Aircraft owner Stu Horn is trying to see come to fruition.

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West Star Aviation receives STC for WAAS/LPV installations

West Star Aviation, Inc. was recently awarded two separate STC approvals for WAAS/LPV installations.

The two STCs are for the Citation 550 Bravo Series and for the Citation V 560 Series (S/N 0001 thru 0259), and cover the installation of Universal Avionics UNS-1Lw FMS system with an LPV Monitor.

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West Star Aviation GJT adds Challenger landing gear services

West Star Aviation, Inc. has added 96-month detailed inspections and 120-month restorations for Challenger landing gear at its Grand Junction, Colo., accessory shop.

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West Star Aviation adds to sales team

West Star Aviation, Inc. has named Vel Kovacevich to its interior modification sales team.

He previously worked in contracts at West Star Aviation where he produced interior proposals for all of the company’s facilities. Kovacevich will continue these duties along with his new sales role.
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