west star names jeff yeager as landing gear / accessory program manager

November 28, 2018

West Star Aviation is pleased to announce that Jeff Yeager has been promoted to Program Manager, Landing Gear / Accessory Program at our GJT facility. Jeff was hired in 2011 and has been instrumental in helping to develop West Star’s Grand Junction Landing Gear Program which includes service for Challenger, Hawker/Textron and Phenom, while also expanding our Learjet and King Air capabilities.
In addition to being a Certified Trainer on Phenom 100/300, Jeff participated in the planning, development and execution of the readiness plan for the Phenom Landing Gear contract. Jeff will report to Dave Krogman, General Manager, West Star Aviation – Grand Junction.
“Jeff has been instrumental in the development of our landing gear overhaul capabilities to date,” stated Dave Krogman, GM, West Star Aviation, Grand Junction. “He continues to be integral in increasing our capabilities and technical knowledge for landing gear and accessory overhaul, making him the natural choice to lead that program,” Krogman continued.