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West Star Aviation Promotes Jake Zimmerman to Falcon Avionics Supervisor (ALN)



Jake Zimmermann

November 4, 2021 – West Star is pleased to announce the promotion of Jake Zimmerman to Falcon Avionics Supervisor at their East Alton, IL (ALN) facility. Jake will be responsible for all Falcon avionics projects at the ALN location.

Jake has been with West Star since 2015 and has experience with all airframes while holding lead avionics positions since 2017.

“Jake is highly skilled in the avionics segment and will be a valuable asset to the Falcon team,” said Rusty Gardner, Program Manager, Avionics Install (ALN).

“I appreciate the opportunity to continue my career with West Star and to be able to grow along with my team while providing the customers with the highest quality of service we are known for,” said Jake Zimmerman, Falcon Avionics Supervisor (ALN).

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.