Air Traffic at Phoenix Sky Harbor
February 6, 2018



I went to Sky Harbor on February 6 to photograph American's Astrojet 737. I also caught my first Prime Air 767. While the north runway is being refurbished, the primary landing runway is 25 Left/7 Right, which provides very good veiws of the airplanes on approach from the south bank of the Salt River.

American Airbus A319-112 N766US first flew on November 8, 2000. Its construction number is 1378. It was delivered to US Airways on December 4, 2000. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

Eleven year ago: US Airways Airbus A319-112 N766US at Phoenix Sky Harbor on December 27, 2007.

American Airbus A319-112 N766US

American Airbus A319-112 N766US

Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8681M first flew on February 9, 2016. Its construction number is 36904. It was delivered to Southwest on February 23, 2016.

Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8681M

Southwest Boeing 737-8H4 N8681M

American Boeing 737-800 N354PT first flew on September 25, 2017. Its construction number is 31275. It was delivered to American on October 10, 2017.

American Boeing 737-800 N354PT

Arizona Dept of Public Safety Beech B200 N921AZ was delivered to Hangar One Incorporated as N3082X in March 1988. Dennis Higginbotham registered it as N712DH in September 1989. Arizona Dept of Public Safety acquired it on November 20, 1991 and registered it as N921AZ in September 1992.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N446WN first flew on October 15, 2003. Its construction number is 29842. It was delivered to Southwest on November 5, 2003.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N446WN

American 737-823 N905NN Astrojet first flew on September 22, 2012. Its construction number is 31156. It was delivered to American on October 16, 2012.

American 737-823 N905NN Astrojet

American 737-823 N905NN Astrojet

American 737-823 N905NN Astrojet

American Boeing 737-800 N926AN first flew on December 23, 1999. Its construction number is 29527. It was delivered to American on January 13, 2000.

American Boeing 737-800 N926AN

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-702 N778SK is operated by Skywest. It was delivered to Skywest on January 20, 2006. Its construction number is 10242.

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-702 N778SK

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-702 N778SK

American Airbus A321-231 N583UW first flew on July 4, 2014. Its construction number is 6181. It was delivered to American on July 16, 2014.

American Airbus A321-231 N583UW first flew on July 4, 2014. Its construction number is 6181. It was delivered to American on July 16, 2014.

American Airbus A320-232 N601AW first flew on January 17, 2003. Its construction number is 1935. was delivered to BAHC as N320CD on June 17, 2003. It was leased to Aero Lloyd as D-ALAU on August 4, 2003. It was leased to America West as N601AW on December 3, 2003. It was transferred to US Airways on February 12, 2006. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

Two years ago: US Airways Airbus A320-232 N601AW at Phoenix Sky Harbor on January 9, 2016.

American Airbus A320-232 N601AW

Southwest Boeing 737-79P N7820L first flew on November 8, 2002. Its construction number is 28253. It was delivered to China Eastern Airlines as B-2683 on November 26, 2002. Southwest registered it as N7820L on December 18, 2014.

Southwest Boeing 737-79P N7820L

American Airbus A319-112 N764US first flew on October 28, 2000. Its construction number is 1369. It was delivered to US Airways on November 20, 2000. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

American Airbus A319-112 N764US

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-900 N918FJ is operated by Skywest. It was delivered to Skywest on April 8, 2004. Its construction number is 15018.

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-900 N918FJ

Pacific Connection Falcon 7X N740AC was delivered to TAG Aviation Limited as G-CNUK on September 17, 2009. Its construction number is 52. Pacific Connection Falcon registered it as N740AC on July 22, 2013.

American Boeing 737-823 N947NN first flew on February 18, 2014. Its construction number is 31190. It was delivered to American on March 5, 2014.

American Boeing 737-823 N947NN

United Boeing 737-824 N76519 first flew on December 16, 2009. Its construction number is 30132. It was delivered to Continental on August 16, 2010. It was merged into the United fleet on November 19, 2011.

United Boeing 737-824 N76519

United Boeing 737-824 N76519

Pacific Connection Falcon 7X N740AC

American Eagle Canadair CRJ-701 N745SK is operated by Skywest. It was delivered to Skywest on January 20, 2006. Its construction number is 10242.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N442WN first flew on August 1, 2003. Its construction number is 32459. It was delivered to Southwest on September 4, 2003.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N442WN

American Airbus A319-132 N807AW first flew on July 14, 1999. Its construction number is 1064. was delivered to America West on August 19, 1999. It was transferred to US Airways on January 23, 2006. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

Airbus Volaris A320-233 XA-VLF Don Daniel first flew on October 10, 2014. Its construction number is 6321. It was delivered to Volaris on October 21, 2014.

Prime Air Boeing 767-323F N359AZ is operated by Air Transport International. It first flew on May 16, 1988. Its construction number is 24036. It was delivered to American on May 25, 1988. Air Transport International registered it as N359AZ on April 20, 2016.

Prime Air Boeing 767-323F N359AZ

Prime Air Boeing 767-323F N359AZ

Prime Air Boeing 767-323F N359AZ

Bradley Aviation Cessna 650 Citation III N422BC was deliverd to the Upjohn Company as N1UP in April 1984. Its construction number is 650-0024. It has been operated by Doublplay Aviation LLC, Executive Aircraft Corporation, and SEL Aviation LLC. It has been registered to Bradley Aviation since March 30, 2000.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N794SW first flew on December 20, 2000. Its construction number is 30605. It was delivered to Southwest on January 12, 2001.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N794SW

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N794SW

American Airbus A321-231 N521UW first flew registered as D-AZAJ on June 9, 2009. Its construction number is 3944. It was delivered to US Airways on June 18, 2009. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

Four years ago: US Airways Airbus A321-231 N521UW at Phoenix Sky Harbor on December 23, 2013.

American Airbus A321-231 N521UW first flew on June 9, 2009. Its construction number is 3944. It was delivered to US Airways on June 18, 2009. It was merged into the American fleet on December 10, 2013.

Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N242WN first flew on June 3, 2006. Its construction number is 32505. It was delivered to Southwest on June 21, 2006.

Skywest Canadair CL-600-2B19 N407SW is operated by Mesa Airlines. Its construction number is 7034.

Alaska Boeing 737-900 N274AK first flew on June 13, 2017. Its construction number is 61555. It was delivered to Alaska on June 27, 2017.



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