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West Star Aviation promotes Eric Bollman to Avionics Team Lead at East Alton facility

West Star has announced that Eric Bollman has been promoted to Avionics Team Lead at their East Alton, Ill. (ALN) facility.

Bollman has been with West Star since 2015, being promoted through the years and previously working as an operations manager for Eco Systems. He will be responsible for all Falcon Avionics projects at ALN. “Eric’s attention to detail and drive will ensure his success as the Falcon Team Lead,” said Rusty Gardner, program manager, Avionics (ALN).

“I am looking forward to continuing to work with everyone on the team and delivering the best quality aircraft to our valued customers,” said Bollman.

As an industry-leading MRO provider, 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. 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, Grand Junction, Colo., Chattanooga, Tenn., and Perryville, Mo., West Star Aviation also maintains satellite facilities at Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, Centennial Airport in Denver, Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport in Houston, and Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its East Alton and Grand Junction facilities, as well as AOG/MRT services nationwide. For more information visit or call (800) 922-2421.

Eric Bollman, shown.

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