Customers can call American Airlines to reschedule their flight free of charge, or a complete refund.
The utmost operating temperature for that Bombardier CRJ regional aircraft is 118F. Typically, American Bald eagle has 90 departures and 90 arrivals daily at Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport terminal.
The cancelation mainly affect flights that utilize smaller sized regional jets, run by Mesa Airlines and SkyWest Airlines underneath the American Bald eagle brand, because they can’t remove in temperatures hotter than 118F.
PHOENIX (KSAZ) – American Airlines has canceled nearly 40 flights in Phoenix on Tuesday, due to the heat.
The cancelations affect flights coming or departing between your hrs of three:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., when climate is forecasted hitting 118F or greater.