Air Traffic at Phoenix Sky Harbor
December 27, 2017



I went to Sky Harbor on December 27 to photograph the departure of one of United's Continental heritage 737s. I also caught a couple of UPS heavy freighters and the Arizona Coyotes 757 team plane.

WestJet 737-8CT C-GKWJ first flew on March 31, 2005. Its construction number is 34151. It was delivered to WestJet on April 8, 2005.

Delta MD-90-30 N937DN was manufactured in June 1995. Its construction number is 53352. It was delivered to Japan Air Service as JA8062 on June 30, 1995. Delta registered it as N937DN on January 25, 2012.

Falcon 2000EX N233QS was built in 2006. Its construction number is 91. It was delivered to Dassault Falcon Jet Corporation on April 7, 2006. NetJet Sales Incorporated registered it as N233QS on December 21, 2006. It has been operated by CIT Group/Equipment Financing Incorporated and Wilmington Trust Company.

Frontier A319-112 N939FR Emperor Penguins Jim, Joe, Jay, & Gary first flew on April 6, 2005. Its construction number is 2448. It was delivered to Frontier on April 25, 2005.

Paradigm Air Operators 757-222 N758SS Arizona Coyotes team plane first flew on March 26, 1992. Its construction number is 26647. It was delivered to United as N555UA on April 16, 1992. Juliet Romeo Aviation LLC rehgistered it as N758SS on February 2, 2016.

Paradigm Air Operators 757-222 N758SS Arizona Coyotes team plane

Paradigm Air Operators 757-222 N758SS Arizona Coyotes team plane

UPS A300F4-622R N153UP first flew on June 20, 2003. Its construction number is 839. It was delivered to UPS on August 28, 2003.

UPS A300F4-622R N153UP

Delta 737-932 N851DN first flew on January 7, 2016. Its construction number is 31962. It was delivered to Delta on January 19, 2016.

Alaska 737-990 N409AS first flew on January 28, 2013. Its construction number is 41733. It was delivered to Alaska on February 11, 2013.

American 737-823 N981AN first flew on April 7, 2009. Its construction number is 29569. It was delivered to American on April 20, 2009.

United 737-924 N75435 Continental heritage first flew on May 14, 2009. Its construction number is 33529. It was delivered to Continental on May 29, 2009. It as merged into the United fleet on Novewmber 10, 2011.

United 737-924 N75435 Continental heritage

UPS MD-11F N252UP was manufactured in June 1996. Its construction number is 48768. It was delivered to VASP as PP-SFA on June 26, 1996. UPS registered it as N252UP on June 7, 2001.

UPS MD-11F N252UP

UPS MD-11F N252UP



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Air traffic at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport.



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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.
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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.
Southwest Boeing 737-7H4 N781WN New Mexico One, Phoenix Sky Harbor, January 27, 2016.

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Alaska Airlines Boeing 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 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.
American Boeing 737-823 N919NN Reno Air Heritage, Phoenix Sky Harbor, September 16, 2017.
American Boeing 737-823 N905NN Astrojet, Phoenix Sky Harbor, September 18, 2017.

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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
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
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
Asia Pacific Airlines Boeing 727-223F N705AA, Phoenix, November 22, 2016
Volga-Dnepr Ilyushin Il-76 RA76951, Phoenix-Mesa Gateway, August 27, 2017.

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