Monday, September 22, 2014

Paine Field September 22

A FedEx 767 was moved out of the 40-32 to the fuel dock tonight.

The first KC-46A was moved out of the 40-32 position 1 to allow the FedEx 767 to be moved. Note trailing cone on the tail, first flight appears to be imminent.

WE250 Cathay Pacific 777 line 1246 B-KQS was moved out of the 40-25 to the 40-23. Line 1247 for China Eastern is next.

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Paine Field September 20

ZB004 Air New Zealand 787-9 ZK-NZF back from a photo flight. Photo by Royal S King.

RC067 Air China 747-8i line 1507 at the fuel dock. Another Air China 747-8i, line 1508, is scheduled to roll out of the factory on September 30, then 747-8i line 1509 for Korean Airlines on October 20.

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Paine Field September 16

ZA665 Avianca 787-8 N780AV was scheduled for a B1 flight today, there was a taxi test only.

WE170 Air China B-2006 back from a B1 flight. Photo by Royal S King.

Thai Airways 787-8 HS-TQB delivery flight to VTBS.

Etihad Airways A6-ETS delivery flight to OMAA.

ZA475 Qatar Airways 787-8 A7-BCP departing on an engineering flight after a 30 minute ground test.

A7-BCP is scheduled for another engineering flight on Wednesday.

ZA566 Royal Jordanian 787-8 JY-BAB back from a B1 flight.

Everett Herald: Untimely work and substandard supplier components continue to be a drag on Boeing's 787 Dreamliner program.