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Desert Jet Receives Canadian Foreign Air Operating Certificate, Begins Jet Charter Service to Canada

April 27, 2009, La Quinta, California — Desert Jet, the leading on-demand aircraft charter service company based in the Palm Springs area, is proud to announce the granting by Transport Canada of a Canadian Foreign Air Operating Certificate (FAOC), as well as operating authority from the Canadian Transportation Agency. This certificate grants Desert Jet authority to operate Part 135 on-demand aircraft charters between Canada and the United States, as well as the authority to conduct trips originating from Canada. While “cabotage” rules are still in effect, Desert Jet now has the authority to fly passengers into Canada and then on to other destinations within Canada.


About Desert Jet

Desert Jet specializes in private jet charter, and also offers a wide range of transportation solutions to include aircraft management, shared ownership with locally-based aircraft, block charter and whole-aircraft ownership. Desert Jet’s premier fleet of beautiful, modern jet aircraft are equipped with the latest safety technologies and maintained by factory service centers. Desert Jet’s pilots are some of the most experienced and well-trained pilots in the industry, with an average flight time of over 7500 hours. Two captains are assigned to every charter and Desert Jet boasts a perfect safety record. For more information please call (800) 381-JETS, email at or visit our website at

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