West Star completes big three on Falcon 2000


Company completes the first 3C inspection on Falcon 2000 including installing API blended winglets

Falcon 2000West Star Aviation recently
completed the first 3C inspection on a Falcon 2000, installing API blended
winglets and previously accomplishing a wing tank dry bay modification on the
aircraft. All three components were accomplished at West Star Aviation’s East Alton facility.

The 3C inspection is an
18-year calendar inspection which includes a complete disassembly of the
exterior. The aircraft also had a full interior refurbishment and a full repaint was
also completed.

In addition to the
completion of the 3C inspection, West Star’s East Alton
team completed the installation of API blended winglets on the same Falcon 2000.

“Accomplishing the “Big
Three” has enhanced the skill set of our maintenance, interior, and exterior
teams,” says Sam Haycraft, executive vice president, maintenance operations,
West Star Aviation. “It also adds to the high level of quality and service our
customers have come to expect from us.”