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Travel Coyote on the runway forces flights to circle at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport

08:20  21 january  2020
08:20  21 january  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

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Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (IATA: PHX, ICAO: KPHX, FAA LID: PHX) is a civil-military public airport 3 miles (2.6 nmi; 4.8 km) east of downtown Phoenix , in Maricopa County, Arizona

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A coyote interfered with multiple flights at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport on Monday morning, according to an airport spokesperson.

a group of people standing around a plane: An American Airlines Airbus A-319 arrives at Sky Harbor International Airport after flying in from Tucson, Friday, May 10, 2019.  The flight would be unloaded, serviced, cleaned, reloaded and reboarded for a flight to Austin within 30 minutes. © Tom Tingle/The Republic An American Airlines Airbus A-319 arrives at Sky Harbor International Airport after flying in from Tucson, Friday, May 10, 2019. The flight would be unloaded, serviced, cleaned, reloaded and reboarded for a flight to Austin within 30 minutes.

Employees managed to coax the coyote off the airfield, and it retreated toward the nearby Salt riverbed, airport officials said.

Three flights were affected by the animal. The planes had to circle the airfield once before the runway was clear, authorities said.

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Flights . ** Please all note that Condor Airlines will close their ticket counters 1 hour prior to flight As a reminder, those traveling internationally are recommended to arrive at the airport three hours before their flight . Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is home to 20 airlines.

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No other airport operations were affected.

Coyotes can often be found in rural and urban areas across the state, according to the Arizona Game and Fish Department website. They are commonly seen in neighborhoods across the Phoenix metro area.

The agency will only remove nuisance wildlife to preserve public safety. Only those with a valid license from the Game and Fish department can capture or kill coyotes, the agency's website says, unless it is an act of self-defense.

Reporter Chelsea Hofmann can be reached at chelsea.hofmann@arizonarepublic.com. Follow her on Twitter @chofmann528.

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The Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport services the Phoenix , Arizona region. It is located 3 miles southeast of downtown Phoenix and is one of the busiest The airport site links to information on the airport , flights , and passengers. SpotHero: SpotHero sells extra inventory from parking operators near PHX

I think the Wikipedia page for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport should be unblocked. The incident might have been newsworthy, but the fact that it happened at Phoenix Sky Harbor is of The second was an America West Airbus A320, within the last ten years, that left the runway after landing

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