Grapevine, TX, January 15, 2018 – Avant Aerospace is pleased to announce the appointment of Donald (Don) Snodgrass as its new president. In this role, he will oversee the Avant teams in Texas, Illinois, and Colorado in addition to his current responsibilities as president of Dallas Aeronautical Services (DAS).
Don Snodgrass is a seasoned and well-regarded business leader in the aviation industry; throughout his career, his determination and keen business insights have driven the growth of numerous companies. In addition, his broad and extensive knowledge of military, commercial, and corporate aircraft is particularly valuable as it aligns with Avant’s endeavors to expand stock lines beyond Dassault Falcon-specific spares and rotables.
Mr. Snodgrass comes to Avant with twenty-nine years of industry expertise. He is a licensed mechanic and pilot and has served as president of DAS for the last thirteen years. His previous leadership positions include Shop Supervisor for Flight Controls and TR’s for Chromalloy Gas Turbine; Repair Station General Manager for HAC Corporation; COO for Aero Fabricators, Inc.; Heavy Maintenance Rep for TR’s for ASG and ILFC; and VP of Operations for Lufthansa Technic Composites.
Avant Aerospace is a wholly owned subsidiary of West Star Aviation Holdings, LLC. The company continues to operate under their unique brand while offering West Star Aviation customers their products and capabilities. For more information, visit www.weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.