Palm Springs, California, January 20, 2014 – Desert Jet has named Veronica Weiner to the position of Director of Maintenance, where she will lead the continued growth of Desert Jet Maintenance’s technical operations as well as oversee the maintenance on Desert Jet’s growing fleet of managed and charter jet aircraft.

Veronica joins Desert Jet after a well-rounded background in maintenance operations, management and business development.  In addition to holding an A&P license with significant hands-on experience maintaining heavy cabin aircraft, she previously oversaw the maintenance department of a thirteen aircraft fleet for a large charter operator in Southern California, led a fast-growing Part 145 repair station as Accountable Manager, and also was responsible for business development and sales for a major aircraft manufacturer’s West Coast division.

“I am excited to take on this challenging role,” Weiner said. “I look forward to ensuring Desert Jet’s high standards of safety while providing our clients with exceptional levels of service.”

“Veronica is an exceptionally talented individual and the ideal person to lead Desert Jet’s maintenance operations,” said Denise Wilson, President and CEO of Desert Jet and Desert Jet Maintenance.  “Her attention to detail, ability to execute a plan and keen awareness of customer service are exactly the traits that will enable her to successfully lead Desert Jet Maintenance through its next growth phase.”

About Desert Jet Maintenance

Desert Jet Maintenance is a Cessna Citation FAA Certified Repair Station, specializing in the Citation family of jet aircraft.  Based at the Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport, Desert Jet Maintenance is the only Part 145 repair station approved for jet maintenance in the greater Palm Springs area.  Capabilities include airframe and engines for all Citation 500 series aircraft (Citation I, II, SII, V, Bravo, Ultra, Encore), all Citation 525 aircraft (CJ, CJ1, CJ2, CJ3 and CJ4), the Citation 650, Sovereign and the Citation Mustang.

For more information visit the Desert Jet website at www.desertjet.com, email maintenance@desertjet.com or contact (800) 381-JETS.