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West Star Aviation Promotes James Davis to Gulfstream Supervisor at ALN



June 1, 2021 – West Star is pleased to announce the promotion of James Davis to Aircraft Maintenance Supervisor of the Gulfstream department at their East Alton, IL (ALN) facility. James will be responsible for supervising all Gulfstream projects at the ALN location.

James has over 23 years of aircraft experience and has been with West Star since 2014. Previously James worked at Anheuser Busch, Worldwide Aircraft Services, Eureka Aero and DynCorp.

“James has been a tremendous asset to the team here already and will continue to promote positive changes within the program,” said Eric Valdes, Program Director, Gulfstream (ALN).

“The opportunity to continue my career here at West Star while sharing my expertise with the team to help them learn and grow is a vital part of our progressive growth,” said James Davis, Gulfstream Aircraft Maintenance supervisor.

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.