Thursday, October 31, 2019

Paine Field October 31

777-9 N779XW has been at the fuel dock since October 11, this afternoon it was moved to stall 213.

LCF N249BA arrived from Nagoya.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Paine Field October 30

Japan Airlines 787-8 line 939 initial APU start at the fuel dock.

KC-46A 16-46014 at the Everett Modification Center.

KC-46A landing gear at the EMC.

LCF N249BA departure to Nagoya.

Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHD back from the Portland paint hangar. Photo by Royal S King.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Paine Field October 29

An-124 RA-82078 departure to KLCK.

Qatar Airways 787-9 line 937 N1002R B1 flight to Portland.

Juneyao Airlines 787-9 B-20DT initial APU run.

Qantas 787-9 VH-ZNJ B1 flight.

Vistara 787-9 line 905 is on the flightline.

LCF N718BA departure to Nagoya.

ANA 777 JA797A departed on a delivery flight to Tokyo this evening.

Monday, October 28, 2019

Paine Field October 28

Aeromexico 787-9 XA-MFG back from a customer flight.

Swiss International Air Lines 777 HB-JNK on the flightline. On the right we can see a GE9X compliant engine. Recall that engines were removed from 777-9s WH001 and WH002 in August and shipped back to GE Aviation, today at least one of the 777-9 engines is ready for installation.

Friday, October 25, 2019

Paine Field October 25

Today's collection of stored 737s at Kilo North.

Air Tanzania 787-8 5H-TCJ delivery flight to HTDA.

UPS 747-8F N618UP and 767 N368UP on the flightline before departing on delivery flights this afternoon.

WH002 777-9 N779XX on the flightline.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Paine Field October 24

ANA 777 JA797A test flight.

LCF N249BA arrived from Charleston.

UPS 747-8F N618UP test flight.

Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHC back from the Portland paint hangar.

Technicians conducted VHF and HF checks on 777-9 WH002 today. Audio here.

KC-46A 18-46045 is scheduled for a flight acceptance test from Boeing Field October 25.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Paine Field October 23

ZB808 Vistara 787-9 line 905 was ferried from the Portland paint hangar October 22. ZB809 line 913 is in stall 213.

WH007 777-9 line 1611 was moved from the flightline to Runway 11/29 October 22.

WH007 was moved out of the factory July 29.

Qantas 787-9 VH-ZNJ initial APU run at the fuel dock.

LCF N718BA at the Dreamlifter Operations Center.

737 MAX VT-MXM at Kilo North.

KC-46A 16-46019 is scheduled for a flight acceptance test from Boeing Field October 24.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Paine Field October 22

Air New Zealand 787-9 ZK-NZR delivery flight to Auckland.

UPS 747-8F N618UP test flight.

Southwest Airlines 737 N8743K touch and go on a B1 flight from Renton.

Southwest Airlines 737 line 7780 touch and go on a B1 flight from Renton.

LCF N718BA arrived from Nagoya.

Monday, October 21, 2019

Paine Field October 21

AeroLogic 777F D-AALN delivery flight to Leipzig.

In an incredible coincidence, An-124 RA-82043 departed for Leipzig 15 minutes after the AeroLogic 777F.

There was an initial engine run on KC-46A 18-46049 this evening.

Gulf Air 787-9 A9C-FG delivery flight to BAH.