CHATTANOOGA, TN - West Star is pleased to welcome Joe Irwin as the new Aviation Maintenance Technical Trainer at their Chattanooga, Tennessee (CHA) location.Joe spent 20 years in the Air Force as an F-16 Crew Chief, completing his military career in 2014 as a training manager at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona. Joe has his degree in Occupational Education with an emphasis on Instructional Design and Course Development."Joe will be a beneficial asset to West Star with his many years of aviation and training experience," said Steve Goede, General Manager (CHA)."I appreciate the opportunity to continue my career with West Star and apply my skills and expertise to the team," said Joe Irwin, Maintenance Technical Trainer (CHA).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. 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, accessory services and parts.