Sky Harbor IA Phoenix

Sky Harbor International Airport Phoenix

Intoxicated Driver Enters Phoenix Runway

Saturday, November 17, 2012
By George Hatcher
Intoxicated Driver Enters Phoenix Runway

What: unauthorized vehicle Where: Phoenix Sky Harbor When: Nov 16, 2012 Who: 2 aboard Why: Reports say that Koko Nicole Anderson was intoxicated on drugs when the car she was driving barged through a partially closed gate and onto a runway while driving with her two month old child in the car. The gate... »

Phoenix: Mesa Runway Incident

Monday, April 20, 2009
By George Hatcher
Phoenix:  Mesa Runway Incident

Contact photographer David Marshall What: Dehavilland DHC-8-202 en route from Guaymas, Mexico to Phoenix Where: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport When: April 20, 2009 Who: The captain, first officer, flight attendant, and 14 passengers Why: The plane struck a ground power unit with the right propeller while taxiing to parking. NO injuries were reported.... »

Alaska Airlines Quick Fix

Wednesday, April 15, 2009
By George Hatcher
Alaska Airlines Quick Fix

Click to view full size photo at Contact photographer Michael Carter What: Alaska Airline Boeing 737 Phoenix to Seattle Where: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport When: emergency landing around 6:40 a.m Who: 113 passengers Why: After an emergency with an overheating hydraulic pump, the flight landed back at the Phoenix airport after 15... »

Phoenix emergency landing

Friday, September 5, 2008
By George Hatcher
Phoenix emergency landing

What: American Airlines Flight 436 departed Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport at 9:03 a.m. for Chicago O’Hare Where: Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport When: 9:22 a.m Who: 138 passengers and five crew members Why: The pilot returned to the airport when he noticed an acrid smell and haze in the cockpit. The auxiliary power... »

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