West Star Aviation Announces Major Expansion and Consolidation Plans for 2013

To meet its business demands, it plans to invest roughly $15 million this year on facilities in Grand Junction, CO (GJT), East Alton, IL (ALN), and Columbia, SC (CAE).


West Star Aviation has built a reputation as one of the world’s leading aviation service providers. It specializes in airframe repair and maintenance, engine repair and maintenance, major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, paint, parts, surplus avionics sales, window repair and accessory services. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its East Alton and Grand Junction facilities. West Star also has operations in Columbia, SC; Aspen, CO; and Chesterfield, MO. West Star’s roots date back to 1947. The company name became West Star Aviation in 2004 when renowned service providers West Star Aviation in Grand Junction and Premier Air in East Alton joined forces. The company serves as a proven, highly trusted FAA-authorized repair station, factory-authorized service center and engine maintenance center for many leading manufacturers. For a full listing of capabilities and services, please visit www.WestStarAviation.com.

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