Pilot chooses to circle Sky Harbor during dust storm (VIDEO)

PHOENIX - A US Airways plane diverted a landing in Phoenix on Monday as a massive dust storm engulfed the airport.

See photos from the storm on abc15.com

The plane attempted to land at Phoenix Sky Harbor in the middle of a huge monsoon storm involving dust, rain and gusty winds.

Officials said the pilot safely landed the plane after circling the airport.

Sky Harbor received 0.34" of rain during the storm on Monday.

Check rainfall totals on abc15.com


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