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Join us for NGPA 2024

February 9, 2024

The Aviate team is headed to Palm Springs, CA for the 2024 NGPA Industry Expo from February 15 – 16, where United is the presenting sponsor! This promises to be an exciting week filled with education, networking, celebration and more.

If you haven't yet, there's still time to purchase your registration!

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Check out where you can find our Aviate and United teams, as well as several Aviate partners this week.

Expo kickoff ft. Captain Marc Champion

Celebrate the start of the Expo with a ribbon cutting and welcome note from United Captain Marc Champion, Vice President of Flight Operations.

When: Thursday, February 15, 8:00 - 9:00 AM

Where: Palm Springs Convention Center Expo Hall

United's Booth

Come visit the Aviate and Pilot Hiring teams at Booth 305! You’ll even have the chance to connect with United’s Business Resource Group, EQUAL.

When: Thursday, February 15 & Friday, February 16 (8 AM - 4 PM)

Where: Palm Springs Convention Center Expo Hall

United Industry Briefing

Hear the latest news from United, including growth plans, company insights, a pilot testimonial and more!

When: Thursday, February 15 ( 9:15 – 10:15 AM)

Where: Palm Springs Convention Center

Luncheon ft. Captain M’Lis Ward

Presented by United, join for a lunch featuring keynote speaker Matt Lindley and a welcome note from United Captain M’Lis Ward!

*Luncheon tickets sold separately*

When: Thursday, February 15 (12 - 1:30 PM)

Where: Palm Springs Convention Center

Winter Warm Up Reception

Presented by United, wrap up the day by attending the official Winter Warm Up kickoff celebration and connect with other aviation professionals.

*Winter Warm Up Reception tickets sold separately*

When: Thursday, February 15 (6 - 8 PM)

Where: Renaissance Palm Springs Pool Deck

Aviate partner booths

Show your support for the Aviate program and say hello to our partners during the Expo!

  • Ameriflight: Booth 520
  • ATP: Booth 513
  • Auburn: Booth 822
  • CommuteAir: Booth 304
  • Embry Riddle: Booth 515
  • GoJet: Booth 312
  • JSX: Booth 712
  • Tradewind: Booth 407
  • United Aviate Academy: Booth 820
  • University of North Dakota: Booth 508
  • Western Michigan University: Booth 306

Connect with GoJet & United

Looking for other ways to connect with the GoJet and Aviate teams throughout the week? Check out where we’ll be!

Pool-Side Pilot Mixer

Join the GoJet and Aviate teams for an afternoon of fun in the sun! Please fill out the registration form to be considered for this event. If selected, you will receive an invitation via email from the GoJet team.

When: Wednesday, February 14 (12 - 4 PM)

Where: Trixie Motel Palm Springs

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Coffee with GoJet President

GoJet President and CEO Rick Leach and the United Pilot Hiring and Aviate teams are coming together for a breakout session to discuss the latest in the industry. Don’t miss the chance to grab a free coffee and learn from these leaders!

When: Friday, February 16 (10 - 10:45 AM)

Where: Mesquite B&C, Palm Springs Convention Center

Queen of the Fleet event

Come see GoJet’s one of a kind CRJ-550 and network with members of the team!

When: Saturday, February 17 (11 AM - 2 PM)

Where: Palm Springs Airport

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We hope to see you there!