The epitome of aviation excellence

Beyond the Runway: Unmatched FBO Services at Desert Jet Center

Welcome to Desert Jet Center, the epitome of aviation excellence and your gateway to the Coachella Valley. As the #1 rated FBO in Palm Springs and one of the top-rated in the Americas, we set new benchmarks in luxury and service. Our 32,500-square-foot facility features floor-to-ceiling windows, an observation deck, modern amenities, hangar, and extended services offering you an unparalleled aviation experience.

We are strategically positioned

Prime Location for Aviation Needs

Our facility is strategically positioned at the approach end of runway 17 at Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport, providing direct access to and from runway 17/35. We have the capacity to accommodate aircraft as large as a Boeing 757.

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All-Encompassing Amenities and Services

From premier ground support to personalized concierge services, we offer a comprehensive suite of amenities and services designed to elevate your journey from ordinary to exceptional.

Amenities and Services

your most convenient access point

Your Gateway to the Coachella Valley

At the closest airport to esteem La Quinta residences and club communities, as well as key events at the Empire Polo Grounds, we are your most convenient access point. We are also within close proximity to the Thermal Motorsports Club, the BMW Performance Center, the Desert International Horse Park, PGA West World-Class Golf Courses, and the Indian Wells Tennis Gardens.

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Safety is our utmost priority

Commitment to Safety and Security

Safety is our utmost priority. Our staff includes NATA Safety 1st trained line service technicians and the valley’s only NATA-certified customer service representatives.

Aircraft Safety


Desert Jet is a class act that sets the bar for ultimate customer service. Their team rallied together, pouring 110% commitment into getting our friend home for a family emergency. This was no small feat that was pulled together in a matter of minutes, not hours; NO other company could do that!

Steve M. | FBO Client

Absolutely recommend Desert Jet, friendly staff and incredible service!

Steve V. | Charter Client

Great FBO. I have flown into Cochran Airport a few times to visit Palm Desert. They have nice services inside and parking and good attendance. Very clean and friendly.

Bruno R. | FBO Client

From the Request For Quote, all the way through to the Return To Service date, Desert Jet Aircraft Maintenance was undoubtedly the right choice for our heavy inspection. As a part 91 corporate flight department, we benefit from doing business with those who understand our operations, as well as our aircraft.

Craig G. | Aircraft Maintenance Client

Desert Jet simplifies aircraft ownership for me and my family. They provide a personal touch with direct line of communication, ensuring professional and efficient oversight of my jet.

James M. | Aircraft Management Client

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(760) 394-8500

Aircraft Management

(760) 284-8799

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