Stephen Tong

Stephen TongDesert Jet, the premier jet charter and aircraft management company based in Greater Palm Springs, California, expands its presence as a leading full-service business aviation provider with the addition of Stephen Tong to its aircraft management team.

As the Director of Aircraft Management Sales, Stephen brings with him an extensive background in aircraft management, operations, acquisitions, and sales. He embodies the company’s commitment to building strong customer relationships and providing personalized services. With his wealth of knowledge and expertise, Stephen is dedicated to ensuring that each client’s unique needs are met and exceeded.

“I am thrilled to welcome Stephen to our Desert Jet family,” said Jared Fox, CEO of Desert Jet. “His vast experience and extensive knowledge will enable us to provide exceptional services to a wide range of aircraft management clients, ensuring their operations are safe and efficient. Stephen has supported over 50 aircraft, including Challenger 300s, 604s and the Gulfstream family of aircraft, and we are confident that he will contribute significantly to our continued success.”

Stephen will be a key contributor to the growth of Desert Jet’s managed fleet in the western region of the U.S.

For more information about our aircraft management services, contact us at (760) 284-8799.

About Desert Jet

Desert Jet is a group of aircraft management, charter, maintenance, and FBO companies based in Palm Springs/Thermal, California (KTRM). Desert Jet is a full-service aviation company providing jet owners with turn-key management for their aircraft.

Desert Jet’s on-demand charter offers private flyers a smarter alternative to fractional aircraft ownership and expensive membership programs. Desert Jet is committed to safety and security and is ARGUS Platinum rated, Wyvern Wingman Pro certified, and IS-BAO Stage 3 registered.

Desert Jet Maintenance is an FAA-certified Part 145 Repair Station and AOG support provider offering scheduled and unscheduled aircraft maintenance and repair services to a wide variety of aircraft.

Desert Jet Center is a world-class independent FBO serving the needs of the business and the general aviation community at the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport (KTRM). Rated #1 FBO in Palm Springs, CA, its spectacular 32,500-square-foot executive facility features a state-of-the-art, modern terminal and hangar. Desert Jet Center is NATA Safety 1st certified and a designated NATA Safety 1st Clean location.

For more information about Desert Jet, visit us at or call us at (800) 381-JETS.

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