Specialized support areas that meet the unique needs of the business aviation community include a state-of-the-art conference room, catering kitchen and jet maintenance shop space. In addition, a fuel farm with the capacity to store 48,000 gallons of jet fuel will allow continuous availability of jet fuel to the thousands of business aircraft that visit the airport annually. 23,000 square feet of new hangar space with door heights of 28 feet and a width of 130 feet will accommodate the latest corporate jets, ensuring that the needs the fast-growing aviation industry in the east end of the Coachella Valley can be met.
Desert Jet Center is now operating from an upscale interim building and brand new hangar during the construction of its new, modern facilities, which are expected to be completed in 2016.
Once complete, Desert Jet Center will offer an additional 22,500 square feet of climate controlled hangar space that will accommodate aircraft as large as the Global 6000 and Gulfstream 650.