An aviation company with operations in Grand Junction remains the top-ranked maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility in the latest results of an annual magazine survey.
West Star Aviation ranked first among most-preferred MROs in the 2019 survey conducted by Professional Pilot magazine. The company has ranked first since the magazine added the category to the survey in 2014.
The rankings are based on a survey of magazine subscribers, including pilots, aviation managers and executives in charge of flight departments.
West Star Aviation offers a range of services that include the maintenance and repair of airframes, engines and avionics as well as painting and interior refurbishments.
At the Grand Junction Regional Airport, West Star Aviation operates a total of more than 280,000 square feet of hangars, shops and office space and employs more than 400 people.
In addition to Grand Junction, West Star also operates facilities in Aspen and Denver as well as in Arizona, Illinois, Minneapolis, Missouri, Tennesee and Texas. For more information, visit the website at www.weststaraviation.com.