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West Star Aviation Recognized As Gold Leader From Colorado’s Environmental Leadership Program For Seventh Consecutive Year



goldOctober 12, 2021 – West Star Aviation is proud to be recognized by the governor of Colorado, for a seventh consecutive year, as a Gold Leader from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environmental Leadership Program (ELP).

The Environmental Leadership Program is a state-wide recognition and reward program offering benefits and incentives to members that go above and beyond compliance with state and federal regulations and are committed to continual environmental improvements.

West Star Aviation entered the Colorado Governor’s Environmental Leadership Program in October 2010, in addition to being a Western Slope leader, which assists other companies to successfully enter the program. West Star continues to implement new ideas and innovations applicable to the program and environmental efforts, focusing on continuing to grow as a sustainable green company.

“Each and every year we strive to be good stewards of the environment and it takes every team member contributing to the cause to achieve our continued success with this valuable environmental program,” stated Kraig Meyer, Director of Environmental, Health and Safety (GJT), West Star Aviation.

West Star is proud to have been voted the #1 Preferred MRO for eight consecutive years from 2014-2021 in Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual PRASE Survey. The survey first included the ‘Most Preferred MRO’ category in 2014 and West Star has won the #1 slot each year since its inception. West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, engines and APUs, avionics installations and repair, major modifications, interior refurbishment, exterior paint, accessory services and parts.

In addition to its primary facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; Chattanooga, TN; and Perryville, MO, West Star Aviation also maintains satellite facilities at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, CO; Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL; Centennial Airport in Denver, CO; Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport in Houston, TX; and Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, MN. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its East Alton and Grand Junction facilities. West Star Aviation is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise while providing world-class customer services in all the organization’s divisions. For more information visit www.weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.