Phoenix Deer Valley Airport
Phoenix Deer Valley Airport Terminal
|Owner||City of Phoenix|
|Elevation AMSL||1,478 ft / 450 m|
DEER VALLEY AIRPORT Latitude and Longitude:
Phoenix Deer Valley Airport ( IATA: DVT, ICAO: KDVT, FAA LID: DVT) is a public airport 17 miles (15 nmi; 27 km) north of Phoenix, in Maricopa County, Arizona. It is owned by the City of Phoenix.  The FAA's National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013  categorized it as a reliever airport for Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport. 
In 2008 the airport had 376,504 aircraft operations, average 1,031 per day: 65% general aviation, 35% military and <1% airline. 987 aircraft were then based at the airport: 85% single- engine, 10% multi-engine, 2% jet, 2% helicopter, <1% glider, and <1% military. 
- On August 20, 2018, an accident occurred when an Acroduster airplane crashed at Seventh Street near the airport as it was trying to land on it, killing 54 year old pilot Theodore Rich and his 49 year old passenger, Elaine Carpenter. 
Phoenix Deer Valley Airport has hosted various air shows of vintage World War II aircraft's. Among the events which have taken place there is "Wings of Freedom".
USGS aerial image, 1997
- FAA Airport Master Record for DVT ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 29 July 2010.
- 2009 Busiest Airports by Aircraft Movements Archived 2009-01-01 at the Wayback Machine.
- Airport IQ 5010, Phoenix Deer Valley Airport
- National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2009–2013: Appendix A: Part 1 (PDF, 1.33 MB). Federal Aviation Administration. Updated 15 October 2008.
- Plane Crash at Deer Valley - Aug 4, 2010
- Phoenix Deer Valley Airport, official site
- Phoenix Deer Valley Airport at Arizona DOT website
- Deer Valley Pilots Association
- Phoenix Flyers Flying Club
- Westwind School of Aeronautics
- TransPac Aviation Academy
- Westwind Air Service (charters)
- ( PDF), effective January 3, 2019
- FAA Terminal Procedures for DVT, effective January 3, 2019
- Resources for this airport: