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Pro Star Aviation breaks ground at Grand Rapids
A multi-bay aircraft maintenance hangar will serve as a dedicated Pilatus Aircraft sales and service centre, with a 56,000sq ft ramp and taxiway connector. Construction should complete by end 2024.
The Pro Star team break ground on the hangar and office facility at Grand Rapids.

Boston-Manchester Regional airport, New Hampshire-based maintenance and modification centre Pro Star Aviation has broken ground on a $12.4 million, 37,000 square foot hangar and office facility at the Grand Rapids Gerald R Ford International airport in Michigan.

The project includes a multi-bay aircraft maintenance hangar with a support mezzanine, in addition to a 17,000sq ft steel-framed office structure. The hangar will serve as a dedicated Pilatus Aircraft sales and service centre. The project also includes a new 56,000sq ft ramp and taxiway connector.

The extensive two-storey office facility features large, all-glass clerestory sections to enhance natural light flowing into the building. The space features modern amenities including a pilot lounge and customer relaxation areas. Construction is expected to be completed by the end of 2024 with occupancy in early 2025.

Henry Laughlin, Group CEO, says: "Our company has experienced tremendous growth over the last decade, and this further expansion into the West Michigan area is a proud accomplishment. We look forward to supporting our Pilatus customers in the region from exceptional new facilities."

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