An American Eagle jet is seen through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport, Monday, June 19, 2017, in Phoenix. American Airlines canceled dozens flights out of and into Phoenix on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, due to extreme heat. The cancellations are for operations by smaller regional jets that have lower maximum operating temperatures than full size jets. The smaller jets can’t operate when it’s 118 degrees or higher.
An American Eagle jet is seen through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport, Monday, June 19, 2017, in Phoenix. American Airlines canceled dozens flights out of and into Phoenix on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, due to extreme heat. The cancellations are for operations by smaller regional jets that have lower maximum operating temperatures than full size jets. The smaller jets can’t operate when it’s 118 degrees or higher. Matt York AP
An American Eagle jet is seen through heat ripples as it lands at Sky Harbor International Airport, Monday, June 19, 2017, in Phoenix. American Airlines canceled dozens flights out of and into Phoenix on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, due to extreme heat. The cancellations are for operations by smaller regional jets that have lower maximum operating temperatures than full size jets. The smaller jets can’t operate when it’s 118 degrees or higher. Matt York AP

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