We are happy to announce that Airport Watch AZ is now up and Running. Airport Watch AZ was founded in October 2011. The program serves Phoenix-Sky Harbor International Airport. Airport Watch AZ is a program similar to the neighborhood Watch program which calls upon the community to report any Suspicious activity. Program members are part of the airport community and serve as extra "Eyes and Ears” to help maintain a safe and secure environment for all users of the airport.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Who can join the Airport Watch AZ? Applicants must be over 18 and pass a background check.
Does it cost anything to be a member? There is a one time fee that covers background check and ID.
Do I need to be a member of a Photography group to be a member of Airport Watch? The answer is No, its open to the public.
Do I have to be a member of Airport Watch AZ to be able to go spotting at KPHX. No
Where can I signup? Applications are available online at www.Airportwatchaz.com
Who should I contact if I observe something suspicious? Use the information provided on your ID. In case of emergency call 9-1-1.
Do I need to carry my identification whenever I am plane spotting/ photographing? Yes, Whenever you are out in the area of Sky Harbor you should have your ID.
Do I have to be a resident of Arizona to join? Yes, although we are allowing partial residence to join.