West Star announces the expansion of their Chattanooga, TN (CHA) facility with the opening of an
additional leased hangar space of 19,200 sq ft and 7,000 sq ft of back shop support space that will be used as a dedicated Embraer support facility.
The hangar has been equipped with new LED lighting, fall protection and a completely remodeled office and lounge space for the comfort of our valued customers. Additionally, a fuel farm tank has been added along with dedicated support to the Embraer product line specifically.
“We are delighted to be able to offer this upgraded additional hangar and shop space, providing our team and customers with the much-needed area to service even more aircraft and specifically for our Embraer customers. As an Authorized Embraer Base Maintenance facility, the new space is a welcome addition for our Embraer operators,” said Steve Goede, General Manager (CHA).
West Star has also recently started construction on additional hangar and office space to increase the total operational footprint to approximately 256,828 sq. ft. effectively, once completed in June 2023.