West Star Aviation are now authorized to service and repair Meggitt Securaplane Technologies Main Ship 9750W Pure Lead batteries at their full-service Alton, IL (ALN) location. The 9750 Battery is available for most Citation models.
Additionally, they are authorized to perform “reblocking” of the XL245 XL246, Xl249, XL2410 and 2411 series emergency battery.
“We are happy to continue to grow our capabilities and include this service to Hawker and other aircraft operators in need of repairs or maintenance to their batteries,” said John Hardy, Director of Accessory Shop, West Star Aviation (ALN). John can be reached at the East Alton location, 800.922.2421.
West Star was voted the #1 Preferred MRO for six consecutive years from 2014-2019 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, surplus avionics sales, 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; Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, MN and Scottsdale Airport in Scottsdale, AZ. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its East Alton and Grand Junction facilities.
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