Monday, September 16, 2019

Paine Field September 16


Air New Zealand 787-9 line 919 at the compass rose. Moved to stall 106 in the afternoon.






WH006 777-9 line 1605 was moved out of the factory on September 14.


DHL 777F D-AALL delivery flight to Leipzig.




Japan Airlines 787-8 line 915 N1003M departing on a B1 flight.


Southwest Airlines 737 N904WN functional check flight from Aviation Technical Services.


Saturday, September 14, 2019

Paine Field September 14


Boeing flightline.


777-9 N779XW scheduled for primary flight control system maintenance testing on September 15.


Air Tanzania 787-8 line 925 in the 40-26.

Friday, September 13, 2019

Paine Field September 13


Biman Bangladesh 787-8 S2-AJU delivery flight to Dhaka.


Gulf Air 787-9 A9C-FG departing on a functional check flight.



777-9 N779XW in stall 213.


777-9 N779XX in stall 212.


Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLE at the Delivery Center.


FedEx 777F N866FD was scheduled for a B1 flight today, there was a taxi test only.


Qatar Airways 787-9 line 917 on the flightline.





Thursday, September 12, 2019

Paine Field September 12


Qatar Cargo 777F A7-BFR departing on a test flight.


KC-46A 17-46026 departed Boeing Field on a flight acceptance test today.




KC-46A 16-46016/N6018N departed on a B1 flight.



UPS 767 N367UP departed on a delivery flight to San Antonio.


Aeromexico 787-9 line 923 in the 40-26.


ZE171 HNA 787-9 line 911 N1006K departed on a B1 flight. Departure audio here.



Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Paine Field September 11


ZE171 HNA 787-9 line 911 N1006K taxi test only today. HNA line 893 and line 913 are on the flightline.


Another HNA 787-9 ZE170 line 891 is parked at Kilo North.


Air New Zealand 787-9 line 919 was moved out of the factory last night.



Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Paine Field September 10


DHL 777F D-AALL back from a B1 flight.




El Al Airlines 787-9 4X-EDM B1 flight.




KC-46A 18-46048 at the compass rose.



Monday, September 9, 2019

Paine Field September 9


ZE170 787-9 N1015B move to Kilo North.







UPS 767 N367UP test flight.


Southwest Airlines 737 N7714B functional check flight from Aviation Technical Services.


The customer noticed a scratch on the WiFi radome of TC-LLE, scheduled for replacement this evening.


KC-46A 18-46047 was ferried to Boeing Field September 8.




Friday, September 6, 2019

Paine Field September 6


Near the end of first shift on September 5 during final load testing of the 777X static test frame a cargo door blew off causing the test to fail. Seattle Times story here.


The 45-12 static test building where the high blow test was conducted.




Boeing flightline.




Southwest Airlines 737 N448WN ferry flight from Denver to Aviation Technical Services.


KC-46A 17-46038 departed Boeing Field on a flight acceptance test.



The Military Flight Center at Boeing Field.


KC-46A 18-46046/N55077 was ferried to Boeing Field.


ZE170 787-9 N1015B back from an engineering flight.




ZB808 Hainan Airlines 787-9 line 905 N1006F arrived from Portland.


Air New Zealand 787-9 line 919 in the 40-26.