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Flights reported delayed at Sky Harbor in Phoenix

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PHOENIX (AP) - The departures of at least two flights from Sky Harbor International Airport were briefly delayed Wednesday morning because of an unspecified security concern that apparently was quickly cleared up.

Airport spokeswoman Julie Rodriguez says two flights' departures from Terminal 4 were held up for a couple of minutes as Phoenix police and Transportation Security Administration officers checked out the possible security concern.

Rodriguez says she didn't have details but says "there was no security issue after all." She says the airport is operating normally.

A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman referred an inquiry to the TSA, who did not immediately respond to several calls for comment.

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