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.
He has more than 40 years of experience in general and corporate aviation, graduating from Pennsylvania College of Technologies with a degree in Aviation Maintenance Technologies. Throughout the beginning of his career, he worked as an A&P mechanic at several shops and as Director of Maintenance for a corporate flight department. After changing direction into a sales role, Ed has spent the last 30 years as a Regional Sales Manager in the Mid-Atlantic region.
West Star Aviation, Inc. 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, Ill.; Grand Junction, Colo., and Columbia, SC, West Star Aviation runs the maintenance operations at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, and at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, Mo. The company also provides FBO services for transient aircraft at its newly remodeled East Alton and Grand Junction facilities.