Tag: Chattanooga

West Star Aviation announces Jon Thompson as new Textron project manager (CHA)

West Star has welcomed Jon Thompson as their new Textron Project Manager at their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility. Jon has over 28 years of aviation experience, starting his career in the United States Marine Corps working on Ch-53E Super Stallions and obtaining his A&P just before his retirem...

West Star Aviation promotes Rodriguez to Embraer project manager (CHA)

West Star has announced the promotion of Rick Rodriguez to Embraer Project Manager at their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility. In his new role Rick will be responsible for Project Management for the Embraer Program. Rick has over 22 years of aviation experience, graduating with his A&P from B...

West Star Aviation announces the promotion of Sean Ertz to Technical Sales Manager (CHA)

[caption id="attachment_36801" align="alignright" width="228"] Sean Ertz[/caption] West Star has announced the promotion of Sean Ertz to Technical Sales Manager-Textron at their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility. Sean has over 18 years of aviation experience, previously working at various Part 91...

West Star Aviation’s Chattanooga, TN Facility Hosts Open House for Expansion

West Star Aviation is proud to announce the opening of the Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility expansion. An Open House was celebrated on July 19th by local community leaders and West Star staff.   This is the first of the major company expansion projects, with additional expansions at their East Alton...

West Star Aviation’s Chattanooga Facility Named as Authorized Installation Center for Aviation Partners Inc.

West Star Aviation’s Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility was recently named as an Authorized API Winglet Installation Center for Falcon Aircraft.  Specific models include F50, F900 and F2000 series aircraft. The company’s East Alton, IL (ALN) and Grand Junction, CO (GJT) locations were already A...

West Star Aviation Expands Chattanooga, TN Facility

West Star announces the expansion of their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility with the opening of an additional leased hangar space of 19,200 sq ft and 7,000 sq ft of back shop support space that will be used as a dedicated Embraer support facility. The hangar has been equipped with new LED lighting,...

West Star Aviation Breaks Ground On Chattanooga Facility Expansion

West Star Aviation has officially launched its expansion program at their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) location, marking the occasion with a groundbreaking ceremony on July 13th with actual construction starting the same day. The all-new hangar complex will consist of 40,000 sq. ft. of active hangar spa...

West Star Aviation promotes Andy Pitstick to Program Manager

[caption id="attachment_31306" align="alignright" width="323"] Andy Pitstick[/caption] West Star has announced Andy Pitstick has been promoted to Program Manager at their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) location. Andy will be supporting Falcon projects in his new role. Andy has several years’ exper...

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