Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) begins welcoming passengers at a new concourse today.
The new, latest, eight-gate concourse may be used soley through Southwest Airlines. Amenities consist of charging stations in every seat, an Animal Relief Area, a Family Restroom and a Nursing Room. Hearing loop connectivity allows people with hearing gadgets to hook up with the PA system.
For now, passengers will discover kiosks offering food, beverage, and retail items. Shops, eating places, and a Chase Sapphire Lounge by way of the Club are set to open inside the coming months.
Local favorites Pedal Haus Brewery and Berry Divine – Acai Bowls might be inside the new concourse in addition to local standards Bobby’s Burgers, Eegee’s and others.
Retail stores will consist of national manufacturers in addition to nearby merchandise from Changing Hands Bookstores, Made Art Boutique, and Melrose Pharmacy.
The new concourse also showcases the arts and consists of a great-looking terrazzo floor depicting aerial views of the Phoenix landscape. 28 terrazzo wall portions are fashioned like airplane windows.
The work is called “Phoenix Lights, Phoenix Rising” and is designed through artist Susan Logoreci.