West Star completes paint job on factory delivered jet

West Star Aviation in Grand Junction completed a custom paint finish on an Embrarer Praetor 600. The project was the first for West Star on an airplane delivered directly from the factory. (Photo courtesy West Star Aviation)

West Star Aviation completed a custom paint finish on a factory delivered Embraer Praetor 600, a first for the company’s operation in Grand Junction.

“It’s always exciting to be involved in the custom designs we offer, especially when it’s a clean slate straight from the factory,” said Tom Modrick, Embraer and Textron program manager for West Star Aviation in Grand Junction. “We believe our customers continue to select West Star for their aviation needs because of our wide range of services, including jobs such as this one.”

West Star operates a state-of-the-art paint facility in Grand Junction that’s capable of accommodating small and large aircraft.

West Star Aviation provides maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services at facilities at the Grand Junction Regional Airport and Aspen-Pitkin County and Centennial airports in Colorado as well as at airports in Arizona, Illinois, Missouri, Tennessee and Texas.

The company has been selected for six consecutive years as the top MRO services provider in a survey conducted for the Professional Pilot trade publication. For more information visit www.weststaraviation.com.