Gateway to SoCal’s Desert Playground

Ralph Olson visits Palm Springs International to discover its accomplishments and future plans as one of Southern California’s fastest growing airports.

The region enjoys 350 days of sunshine a year on average

Southern California is home to some of the busiest airspace in the world, boasting numerous airports serving a huge population.

Located away in ‘SoCal’s low desert, 100 miles (161km) east of Los Angeles, is Palm Springs and eight surrounding cities making up what’s called the Coachella Valley.

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