Rob Jolly

West Star Aviation has announced the promotion of Rob Jolly to dual role of Director of Regional Sales and while also continuing to serve as Regional Sales Manager (West).

Jolly joined West Star Aviation in 2016 and previously held regional sales manager positions at other leading aviation companies. He will be responsible for planning and directing company-wide customer development strategies. Jolly will work closely with the regional sales team in strengthening and implementing long-term customer relationships with solutions that bring value, confidence and trust to every project.

“With more than 22 years of territory sales experience in the aviation industry, Rob brings exceptional knowledge and experience to this important leadership role,” said Marty Rhine, vice president, Sales (ALN). “I’m excited for the growth opportunities that lie ahead with our regional sales team.”

“I appreciate the unique opportunity to serve in both roles simultaneously and am confident it will benefit our valued customers in the long-term,” said Jolly.

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, Ill., 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, Texas, and Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport in Minneapolis, Minn.

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. West Star Aviation is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise while providing world-class customer services in all the organization’s divisions. For more information, visit or call (800) 922-2421.