Western Aircraft

Western Aircraft Adds MRO Sales Manager

BOISE, Idaho, April 24, 2014 –Western Aircraft, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, announced today the hiring of Dale Lester as its Central Regional Sales Manager.

Mr. Lester will be responsible for the development of new and existing opportunities in the central region including parts of Canada with his primary concentration in the areas of maintenance, repair and overhaul for Challenger, Hawker and Falcon aircraft.

Over the last five years, Mr. Lester served as a consultant regarding aircraft productions and aircraft maintenance, and previously held positions with Dassault Falcon and British Aerospace. His background also includes customer completions administrator, project management, sales account executive and serving as a demonstration/test pilot.

Mr. Lester is a graduate of the King School of Aeronautics and holds an A&P license, as well as a multi-engine commercial pilot’s license.

About Western Aircraft

Western Aircraft is a full-service FBO, FAA certified aircraft repair station, and a factory authorized maintenance/modification facility for Cessna Aircraft, Dassault Falcon, Hawker Beechcraft, Honeywell, Rockwell Collins, Universal Avionics, Pilatus, Piaggio and many other major suppliers to the Corporate and General Aviation industry. Additionally, they are a factory appointed dealer selling new Pilatus and Piper aircraft.  Western Aircraft services include maintenance, avionics and interior refurbishments; aircraft sales, charter and management; parts distribution and fixed base operations. For more information, go to www.westair.com.

About Greenwich AeroGroup

Greenwich AeroGroup, Inc., owns and operates providers of general, commercial, government and military aviation services including: maintenance, avionics and interior refurbishments; fixed base operations; aircraft sales, charter and management; manufacturing and engineering; component repair and overhaul; parts distribution and financial services. Current locations include: Atlantic Aero, Inc., located at Piedmont-Triad International Airport in Greensboro, N.C.; Western Aircraft, Inc., located at Gowen Field in Boise, Idaho; Summit Aviation, Inc., located at Summit Airport in Middletown, Del.; DAC International, Inc., located in Austin, Texas; Matrix Aviation, Inc., located in Wichita, Kan.; Professional Aviation Associates, Inc., located in Atlanta, Ga.; Professional Aircraft Accessories, Inc., located in Titusville, Fla.; Aero Precision located in Livermore, Calif. and NASAM, Inc., located in South San Francisco, Calif. Additionally, Greenwich AeroGroup owns an interest in Helivia Aero Taxi located in Rio de Janerio. News and information are available at www.greenwichaerogroup.com