East Alton, IL, October 6, 2010 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce the promotion of Dan McKillips to Manager of Paint and Interiors at the company’s East Alton, IL facility. McKillips is now responsible for the Paint and Interior (Wood, Upholstery & Trim) operations at the (ALN) facility and continuing the growth, productivity and quality opportunities in Cessna, Dassault Falcon, Challenger, Gulfstream and Piaggio aircraft.
McKillips previously held the positions of Regional Sales Manager and Technical Sales Manager at West Star Aviation. His experience as an A&P mechanic, licensed private pilot, corporate D.O.M., and his Sales & Marketing activities within West Star over the past years will add a significant level of experience and knowledge to Paint and Interior operations at ALN.
West Star Aviation, Inc. specializes in airframe repair and maintenance, engine repair and maintenance, major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, paint, parts, surplus avionics sales, and accessory services. With facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; Columbia, SC; Aspen, CO and Dallas, TX, the company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its newly remodeled East Alton and Grand Junction facilities. West Star Aviation, Inc. is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise and provides world-class customer services in all of the organization’s divisions. For additional information, visit www.weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.