Based at the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport (KTRM) in Thermal, California, Desert Jet Maintenance is the only FAA Part 145 jet repair station based in the greater Palm Springs area. Desert Jet Maintenance has 30,000 square feet of hangar space to accommodate maintenance on any size of aircraft.
Desert Jet Maintenance recently hired some of the most experienced Phenom maintenance technicians on the West Coast. This new capability will provide Phenom owners with not only a convenient location to obtain maintenance, but also access to a responsive facility with efficient turn times on inspections.
In addition to the Phenom and Premier airframes, Desert Jet Maintenance’s capabilities include airframe and engines for all Citation CE500 series aircraft (Citation I, II, SII, V, Bravo, Ultra, Encore), all Citationjet 525 aircraft (M2, CJ, CJ1, CJ2, CJ3, and CJ4), Citation 560XL (Excel, XLS, XLS+), the Citation 650, Sovereign, and Citation Mustang. Other capabilities include air conditioning servicing, FAA approval to conduct maintenance on Canadian registered aircraft, and a full battery shop. Pre-buy inspections and maintenance management services are also provided.
“Phenom owners on the West Coast have long needed a specialized facility nearby that is responsive to their needs” said Max Vivacharawongse, General Manager for Desert Jet Maintenance. “With our new capabilities, we look forward to supporting these aircraft owners with their maintenance needs in a way that’s convenient for them”.
In alignment with its sister company’s emphasis on personalized service, Desert Jet Maintenance offers services designed to improve the maintenance experience, such as aircraft and pilot pickup and delivery, concierge services for flight crews such as hotel, rental car and golf arrangements, and complimentary aircraft detailing.
Desert Jet Maintenance is based in the Thermal/Palm Springs area and offers scheduled and unscheduled maintenance as well as a mobile AOG service to assist aircraft at the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport in Thermal (KTRM), the Bermuda Dunes Airport (KUDD), the Palm Springs International Airport (KPSP), and airports located throughout Southern California.
About Desert Jet Maintenance
A part of the Desert Jet group of aviation companies, Desert Jet Maintenance is a Part 145 FAA certified repair station based in the greater Palm Springs area that performs scheduled and unscheduled maintenance on jet aircraft with capabilities on Citation, Beechcraft and Embraer jet aircraft as well as pre-buy inspections and maintenance management services. Desert Jet Maintenance has quick AOG response time with Mobile Service Units that are able to be dispatched through Southern California by air or by ground. Capabilities include airframe and engines for all Citation CE500 series aircraft (Citation I, II, SII, V, Bravo, Ultra, Encore), all Citationjet 525 aircraft (M2, CJ, CJ1, CJ2, CJ3, and CJ4), Citation 560XL (Excel, XLS, XLS+), the Citation 650, Sovereign, Citation Mustang, Beechcraft Premier and Embraer Phenom. Other capabilities include air conditioning servicing as well as FAA approval to conduct maintenance on Canadian registered aircraft. Pre-buy inspections and maintenance management services are also provided.