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Ground stop lifted at Sky Harbor after fire alarm

Ruling overturns FAA rerouting of Sky Harbor
Posted at 8:05 AM, Apr 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-24 11:29:55-04

PHOENIX — The control tower at Phoenix Sky Harbor was evacuated Friday morning due to a fire alarm.

A ground stop was also issued at the airport as firefighters responded but has since been lifted.

Airport officials said there were some diversions in effect due to the incident but everything is returning to normal.

Travelers are encouraged to check their flight status with their airline before heading to the airport.

Details about the fire alarm haven't been provided.