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ABOUT:

FAA/EASA PART 145 Repair Station

Founded in 2002

Eight-time consecutive FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Diamond Award recipient

Expertise in Large Military and Commercial Aircraft

Certified NWBOC Woman Owned Small Business

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Compliant

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facilities:

110,000 sf FAA/EASA-approved Airframe Repair Facility Using Commercial and Proprietary Tooling Fixtures

Large Contract Capabilities

Legacy Tooling

Large Environmentally Controlled Paint Booth and Abrasive Blasting Capabilities

 

Raising the bar in the MRO industry.

Our MRO expertise increases the longevity of your aircraft -- military, cargo or commercial. At Western Aero Repair, we employ the care and dedication of a skilled team of craftsmen to help our customers deliver on their goals of mission readiness and program sustainability.

Our Concierge Mindset

We constantly hold ourselves to a higher standard of customer service for each client we work with by taking ownership of every step of the MRO process.

We don't just take and fulfill orders -- we provide solutions. We go beyond completing a successful transaction by delivering a specialized level of customer service to make sure we get your request right the first time.

Our clients know to expect accuracy, expediency, immediacy and attention to detail.

 
 

our APPROACH

- Constantly competing to uphold the highest standards in MRO

- Leading international repair facility for military, cargo, and commercial aircraft

- Extending the expected lifespan of legacy aircraft

- Exemplary customer service

- Weekly status reports


We invite interested applicants to view CURRENT JOB postings and consider joining our team.

 

LEADERSHIP TEAM

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KIM BALFANZ

President

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Scott BALFANZ

Vice President

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TOM SULT

Program Manager/Quality Assurance Manager

 
 

FAA / EASA Part 145 Airframe Repair Facility

Military aircraft capabilities

 

707

KC-10

KC-135

E-3A/AWACS

E-8/JSTARS

E-6

 


Commercial/Cargo Aircraft Capabilities

 
 Our DC-10 capabilities include flight control and sheet metal repair

Our DC-10 capabilities include flight control and sheet metal repair

 

Boeing 707 commercial series

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Comprehensive Sheet Metal Structures Repair

Skilled craftsmen

Accurate damage detection

Environmentally controlled work area

In-house NDT capabilities

Custom crates made to ISPM-15 international shipping standards

Factory and custom JIGS and fixturing

Our Quality Assurance program ensures that:

  • Each inspector is FAA certified

  • We meet all applicable FAA and EASA regulations


CERTIFICATIONS

AIR AGENCY CERTIFIED
View our Air Agency certificate.

FAA CERTIFIED
Western Aero Repair's Facility received FAA certification #W33R587X.

EASA CERTIFIED
Western Aero Repair is certified by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). View the EASA certificate.

CERTIFIED WOMAN OWNED SMALL BUSINESS
View NWBOC Certification

 

DIAMOND AWARD RECIPIENT

Eight-time FAA Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) Diamond Award Recipient  View our Diamond Award

We’re very proud to be on the Approved Vendor Lists of:

  • AAR Defense

  • AAR Waddington

  • IAP

  • Kellstrom Defense

  • L-3

In the News


WESTERN AERO® PARTNERS WITH DENVER KIDS, INC. TO HELP AT-RISK YOUTH 

DENVER, July 2018 — The Western Aero® family of companies is honored and proud to continue an important partnership with Denver Kids, Inc., a nonprofit organization geared towards helping at-risk children complete high school and transition into college and successful careers.

Over the past two years, Western Aero has been a sponsor for several fundraising events for Denver Kids, helping raise hundreds of thousands of dollars which go directly towards children within the organization.

"Western Aero's contributions have helped fund one student in our program for an entire year of wrap-around support that includes one-to-one educational counseling, enrichment opportunities, and summer programming," said Michelle Maldonado, Director of Development at Denver Kids, Inc. READ MORE >


WESTERN AERO® REPAIR, INC. CERTIFIED AS A WOMAN BUSINESS ENTERPRISE

DENVER, November 1, 2016—Western Aero Repair, Inc., a leading, award-winning and FAA/EASA-certified provider of repair, maintenance and restoration of military, commercial and cargo aircraft, has been certified as a business owned and controlled by a woman by the National Women Business Owners Corporation (NWBOC), the first national certifier of women business enterprises. READ MORE >


WESTERN AERO® COMPLETES INTEGRATION OF AMERICAN JET INDUSTRIES

DENVER, October 24, 2016—The Western Aero® portfolio of companies, a leading, award-winning and FAA/EASA-certified service provider in the aviation industry, today announced the completion of its integration of the Canoga Park, California-based aircraft parts and equipment company, American Jet Industries. All three companies—Western Aero Services, Western Aero Repair, and American Jet Industries—are now fully managed under one administrative system. Additionally, all three companies have updated their branding, which includes new logos, websites, and corporate collateral. READ PRESS RELEASE >


US DOT DIAMOND AWARD FOR 2015

Western Aero Repair received its 6th US DOT Diamond Award for 2015.


25 YEARS AS A WORLD-CLASS MRO AUTHORITY

(January 2015) This year, Western Aero celebrates 25 years as a world-class MRO authority. Western Aero has made the impossible become a reality by supplying parts world wide, on time and on budget.


NORTHROP GRUMMAN SUPPLIER AWARD

(January 2013) Western Aero, a Denver-based commercial and military spare parts and overhaul/repair facility, was one of 28 suppliers recognized with a World Class Team award at...  READ MORE >

Contact Us

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Phone
(303) 343-3223
 

FAX
(303) 340-3496