Air Traffic at Phoenix Sky Harbor
November 26, December 2, December 7, December 9, and December 19, 2015



I visited Sky Harbor to photograph airliners on November 26, December 2, December 7, and December 9, 2015.

November 26, 2015

Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8616C, Phoenix Sky Harbor, November 26, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8616C first flew on September 16, 2013. Its construction number is 36914. It was delivered to Southwest on September 27, 2013.

Southwest Boeing 737-7BD N7732A, Phoenix Sky Harbor, November 26, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-7BD N7732A first flew on August 24, 2006. Its construction number is 34851. It was delivered to Air Tran Airways on September 11, 2006. It was transferred to Southwest on July 11, 2012.

Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8674F, Phoenix Sky Harbor, November 26, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8672F isn't listed in the FAA registration database as of December 4. Its construction number is 36940.

Cargo Aircraft Management Boeing 767-338 N371CM, Phoenix Sky Harbor, November 26, 2015 Cargo Aircraft Management Boeing 767-338 N371CM first flew on August 10, 1994. Its construction number is 25577. It was delivered to QANTAS as VH-OGO on August 26, 1994. Cargo Aircraft Management registered it as N371CM in June 2015 and converted it to freighter configuration.

Beechcraft Starship 2000 N903SC, Phoenix Sky Harbor, November 26, 2015 Beechcraft Starship 2000 N903SC is idenbtified in the FAA registration database as RNS Aircraft LLC model Enterprise, serial NCC-1701.

December 2, 2015

American Airbus A319-132 N810AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 American Airbus A319-132 N810AW was delivered to America West on November 12, 1999. Its construction number is 1116. It was transferred to US Airways on October 1, 2006 and then to American on December 10, 2013

America West Airbus A319-132 N810AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, April 7, 2006 Nine years ago: America West Airbus A319-132 N810AW at Sky Harbor on April 7, 2006.

Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N637SW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N637SW first flew on September 23, 1996. Its construction number is 27710. It was delivered to Southwest on October 3, 2006.

American Airbus A319-132 N823AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 American Airbus A319-132 N823AW first flew as D-AVTJ on March 23, 2001. Its construction number is 1463. It was delivered to America West on April 3, 2001. It was transferred to US Airways on November 3, 2006, and then to American on December 10, 2013.

America West Airbus A319-132 N823AW, Phoenix, November 2004 Eleven years ago: America West Airbus A319-132 N823AW over Phoenix in November 2004.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N264LV, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N264LV first flew on January 10, 2007. Its construction number is 32521. It was delivered to Southwest on January 24, 2007.

US Airways Airbus A320-232 N604AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 US Airways Airbus A320-232 N604AW first flew as F-WWDZ on March 10, 2000. Its construction number is 1196. It was delivered to America West on June 8, 2000. It was transferred to US Airways on September 25, 2007.

American Airbus A320-232 N659AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 American Airbus A320-232 N659AW first flew as D-AVTJ on March 23, 2001. Its construction number is 1463. It was delivered to America West on April 3, 2001. It was transferred to US Airways on November 3, 2006, and then to American on December 10, 2013.

Delta McDonnell-Douglas MD-90-30 N905DA, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Delta McDonnell-Douglas MD-90-30 N905DA was manufactured in April 1995. Its construction number is 53385. It was delivered to Delta on April 29, 1995.

UPS Boeing 757-24APF N406UP, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 UPS Boeing 757-24APF N406UP first flew on May 13, 1988. Its construction number is 23728. It was delivered to UPS on June 2, 1988.

Dassault Falcon 2000 N227QS, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Dassault Falcon 2000 N227QS was built in 2000. Its construction number is 127.

Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N392SW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N392SW first flew on August 18, 1994. Its construction number is 27679. It was delivered to Southwest on September 8, 1994

Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N392SW Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N392SW at Phoenix Sky Harbor international Airport on December 2, 2015.. You can purchase prints of this photo as large as 16 inches by 24 inches.

US Airways Boeing 757-2S7 N902AW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 US Airways Boeing 757-2S7 N902AW was delivered to Republic Airlines as N602RC on December 6, 1985 and transferred to Northwest Airlines on October 1, 1986. America West acquired it on June 4, 1987. Its construction number is 23322.

America West Boeing 757-2S7 N902AW Teamwork Coast to Coast, Phoenix Sky Harbor, April 11, 2006 Nine years ago: America West Boeing 757-2S7 N902AW Teamwork Coast to Coast at Sky Harbor on April 11, 2006.

US Marshals Service Boeing 737-4Y0 N639CS, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 US Marshals Service Boeing 737-4Y0 N639CS first flew on September 24, 1992. Its construction number is 26073. It was delivered to THY Turkish Airlines as TC-JER on April 9, 1993. It was transferred to Corundon Airlines as TC-TJE on March 13, 2009. Wells Fargo Bank acquired it as N639CS on February 5, 2013. The US Marshals Service acquired it on September 14, 2013.

American Boeing 757-2B7 N940UW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 American Boeing 757-2B7 N940UW first flew on December 21, 1994. Its construction number is 27805. It was delivered to US Air as N627AU on January 23, 1995. US Airways registered it as N940UW on September 25, 2006. It was transferred to American on December 10, 2013.

Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060 first flew as DC-10-10 N1002D on January 12, 1979. Its construction number is 46970. It flew for Laker Airways as G-GFAL, for British Caledonian Airways, Cal-Air International, and Novair International as G-BJZD, and ILFV as N581LF. Federal Express registered it as N10060 on November 5, 1994.

Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060 Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060 at Phoenix Sky Harbor international Airport on December 2, 2015.. You can purchase prints of this photo as large as 16 inches by 24 inches.

Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Fedex Express MD-10-10F N10060

Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL departing for Minneapolis-St. Paul. It flew on to Bangor, Maine and Keflavik, Iceland.

Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL

Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL at Phoenix Sky Harbor international Airport on December 2, 2015.. You can purchase prints of this photo as large as 16 inches by 24 inches.

Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL

Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL

Dassault Falcon 50 N108BK, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Dassault Falcon 50 N108BK was built in 1982. Its construction number is 107.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N945WN Florida, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N945WN Florida first flew registered as N1787B on March 18, 2010. Its construction number is 36660. It was delivered to Southwest on March 31, 2010.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N945WN Florida, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N945WN

December 7, 2015

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N287WN, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 7, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N287WN arriving from Sacramento International Airport. It first flew as N1786B on July 25, 2007. Its construction number is 32537. It was delivered to Southwest on August 9, 2007.

Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 7, 2015 Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW returning from three hours of flying racetrack patterns over Arizona and New Mexico. Honeywell operates N757HW as an engine testbed at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport. It is powered by a pair of Rolls royce RB211-535E4B37 turbofans. It carries a third jet engine on the right side of the forward fuselage. The construction number of N757HW is 22194. It first flew on February 4, 1983. It was delivered to Eastern Airlines as N504EA on February 28, 1983. It was withdrawn from use at McCarren Airport, Nevada in January 1991. Airtours International Airways registered it as G-JALC on February 1, 1995. Airtours International Airways changed its name to MyTravel Airways on May 1, 2002. Honeywell International Incorporated gave it its current registration on October 4, 2005. It was flown to Pinal Airpark for painting on October 24, 2005. It made its first flight with three engines on December 20, 2008.

Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW at Phoenix Sky Harbor international Airport on December 7, 2015.. You can purchase prints of this photo as large as 16 inches by 24 inches.

Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 7, 2015 Honeywell 757-225 N757HW

Honeywell Boeing 757-225 N757HW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 7, 2015 Honeywell 757-225 N757HW

Honeywell Boeing 757 Engine Testbed N757HW, February 1, 2010 More photos of Honeywell Boeing 757 Engine Testbed N757HW

December 9, 2015

Delta A320-212 N363NW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 Delta A320-212 N363NW first flew as F-WWDZ on November 4, 1998. Its construction number is 923. It was delivered to Northwest Airlines on December 11, 1998. It was merged into the Delta fleet on October 29, 2008.

Southwest Boeing 737-76N N7812G, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 Southwest Boeing 737-76N N7812G first flew as N1795B on November 8, 2001. Its construction number is 32582. It was delivered to Aloha Airlines as N744AL on November 30, 2001. It was leased to Air Berlin as D-ABBT on December 30, 2005. Southwest registered it as N7812G on April 4, 2013.

American Boeing 737-823 N962AN, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 American Boeing 737-823 N962AN first flew on April 13, 2001. Its construction number is 30858. It was delivered to American on April 30, 2001.

United Boeing 737-924 N75436, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 United Boeing 737-924 N75436 first flew as N1787B on June 15, 2009. Its construction number is 33531. It was delivered to Continental on June 23, 2009. It was merged into United's fleet on November 10, 2011. It carries commemorative vintage Continental livery.

United Boeing 737-924 N75436, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 United Boeing 737-924 N75436

United Boeing 737-924 N75436, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 United Boeing 737-924 N75436 Retro Continental at Phoenix Sky Harbor on December 9 2015. You can purchase prints of this photo as large as 16 inches by 24 inches.

Delta Airlines Boeing 757-232 N680DA, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 9, 2015 Delta Airlines Boeing 757-232 N680DA first flew on November 5, 1992. Its construction number is 26956. It was delivered to Delta Airlines on November 19, 1992.

December 19, 2015

Lear 35A N64CF, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 19, 2015 Lear 35A N64CF. Its construction number is 461.

American Airbus A3119-112 N760US, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 19, 2015 American Airbus A3119-112 N760US first flew as D-AVWI on October 14, 2000. Its construction number is 1354. It was delivered to US Airways on November 6, 2000. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

US Airways Airbus A321-231 N539UW, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 19, 2015 US Airways Airbus A321-231 N539UW first flew as D-AVZV on October 23, 2009. Its construction number is 4082. It was delivered to US Airways on October 30, 2009.

Air Transport International Boeing 767-281 N791AX, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 19, 2015 Air Transport International Boeing 767-281 N791AX first flew as N5573K on February 2, 1985. Its construction number is 23141. It was delivered to All Nippon on March 5, 1985. Airborne Express registered it as N791AX on June 27, 2001. It was leased to RIO Linhas Aereas Limited as PR-IOE on July 29, 2011. It was leased to Air Transport International as N791AX on December 4, 2012.

Kalitta Air Boeing 747-4R7F N700CK, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 19, 2015 Kalitta Air Boeing 747-4R7F N700CK first flew on August 13, 1997. Its contruction number is 22990. It was delivered to Cargolux as LX-KCV on August 26, 1997. It was subleased to Centurion Air Cargo N901AR on August 28, 2013. Kalitta Air leased it on June 19, 2015 and registered it as N700CK.



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Qantas Boeing 747-438 VH-OJB Wunala Dreaming, Farnborough, September 11, 1994.
Alaska 737-490 N792AS Wild Alaska Seafood, Los Angeles, March 19, 2007.
Southwest 737-7H4 N713SW Shamu, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2011.
Alaska Boeing 737-890 N548AS alaskaair.com, Los Angeles, September 21, 2012.
US Airways Airbus A319-132 N837AW, Arizona Cardinals, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 24, 2014.
Westjet Boeing 737-8CT C-GWSZ Magic Plane, Phoenix Sky Harbor, February 8, 2015.
Alaska Boeing 737-790 N607AS Portland Timbers, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 27, 2015.
Alaska Boeing 737-490 N791AS Tinker Bell, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 12, 2016.
Alaska Boeing 737-990 N318AS Disneyland, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 19, 2016.
WestJet Boeing 737-8CT C-GWSV Frozen, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 29, 2016.
Air China Boeing 777-39LER B-2035 Smiling China, Los Angeles, May 3, 2016.
United Boeing 737-924 N66848 March of Dimes, Los Angeles, May 3, 2016.

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America West Boeing 757-2S7 N905AW Ohio, Phoenix Sky Harbor, April 11, 2006.
Southwest 737-7H4 N918WN Illinois One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 2, 2010.
US Airways Airbus A319-132 N826AW Arizona, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2013.
US Airways Airbus A319-132 N822AW Nevada, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2013.
Southwesst Boeing 737-7H4 N945WN Florida, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2013.
Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N352SW Lone Star One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, March 6, 2015.
Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N383SW Arizona, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 20, 2015.
Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N214WN Maryland One, Phoenix Sky Harbor , December 23, 2010
Southwest Boeing 737-3H4 N609SW California One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 21, 2016.
Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N280WN Missouri One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 24, 2016.
Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N230WN Colorado One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 24, 2016.
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US Airways Airbus A319-132 N828AW America West Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2011.
US Airways Airbus A319-132 N838AW America West Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 23, 2011.
Alaska Airlines 737-890 N569AS 75th Anniversary, Los Angeles International, August 20, 2013.
Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N792SW retro Gold, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 22, 2014.
American Airbus A319-112 N744P Piedmont Pacemaker, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 22, 2014.
American Airbus A319-112 N742PS PSA Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, March 6, 2015.
United Boeing 737-924 N75436 Continental Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, March 6, 2015.
United Airlines Airbus A320 N475UA Friend Ship, Phoenix Sky Harbor, March 24, 2015.
American Airbus A319-112 N745VJ Allegheny Airlines Vistajet, Phoenix Sky Harbor, April 5, 2015.
American 737-823 N951AA Astrojet, Phoenix Sky Harbor, April 11, 2015.
American Boeing 737-823 N917NN AirCal Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, December 31, 2015.
American Boeing 737-823 N915NN TWA Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 12, 2016.

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Antonov An-225 RA-82060, Zhukovsky, Russia, September 5, 1993
Kitty Hawk Cargo Boeing 737-3Y0 N105KH, Phoenix, April 13, 2006
Fedex MD-11F N592FE, Los Angeles, November 29, 2007
Boeing 747-8F N50217, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway, September 2, 2010
Fedex McDonnell-Douglas A300F4-605R N692FE, Phoenix, December 23, 2010
Southern Air Boeing 747-2L5B N815SA, Phoenix, December 23, 2010
DHL Boeing 767-281 N769AX, Phoenix, December, 23 2010
FedEx MD-10-10F McDonnell-Douglas N366FE, Phoenix, December 23, 2010
Capital Cargo International Boeing 727-225 N755DH, Phoenix, December 23, 2010
ATI McDonnell-Douglas DC-8-71F N820BX, Phoenix, December 23, 2010
Polet Flight An-124-100 RA-82080, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway, January 15, 2011
Cavok Air Antonov An-12B UR-CKL, Phoenix, December 2, 2015

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367-80 Stratoliner Prototype, N70700, MASDC, November 12, 1973
EC-137D Airborne Warning and Control System Prototype, 71-1408, Boeing Field, Seattle, June 18, 1973
727-63 General Electric Unducted Fan Testbed, N32720, Mojave Airport, November 9, 1986
747-121 General Electric Engine Testbed, N747GE, Kramer Junction, California, August 24, 1999
#1 737-900 Prototype, N737X, Edwards Air Force Base, November 2, 2000
NT-43A Radar Test Bed, 73-1155, Death Valley, January 24, 2003
#1 757-200 F-22 Avionics Testbed, N757A, Air Force Plant 42, Palmdale, California, February 13, 2006
747-273C Evergreen International Supertanker, N470EV, San Bernardino, May 31, 2006
720-051B Honeywell engine testbed N720H, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, December 27, 2007
757-225 Honeywell engine testbed N757HW, Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, February 1, 2010
#6 787-8 Prototype N787ZA, Mesa Gateway Airport, Arizona, November 11, 2011
#3 747-8 prototype N50217, Mesa Gateway Airport, Arizona, June 21, 2010

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