Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Paine Field June 30

FedEx 767 N271FE delivery flight to Indianapolis.

KC-46A line 1216 on the 40-51 apron.

KC-46A VH002 is scheduled for an RVS demo with a KC-135 receiver on July 1.

Monday, June 29, 2020

Paine Field June 29

WH003 777-9 N779XX in stall 213 during a high power engine run. Data was collected for propulsion and hydraulic systems this afternoon. Comms with Windy (the wind station on the flightline) here.

FedEx 767 N271FE was moved from the flightline to the Delivery Center this evening.

KC-46A 16-46013 is scheduled for ACARS ground testing on June 30.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Paine Field June 26

UPS 747-8F N624UP back from the Portland paint hangar.

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLM departing on a test flight.

Vistara 787-9 line 905 move from the flightline to Runway 11/29.

Initial engine run on WH003 777-9 N7779XX. Scheduled for ARINC 629 engineering ground testing on June 27.

American Airlines 787-8 line 1025.

Thursday, June 25, 2020

Paine Field June 25

WF287 777F line 1660 N50217 back from a B1 flight.

Southwest Airlines 737 N7874B returning to Aviation Technical Services.

HUSKY92 C-17A 09-9211 touch and go.

Qatar Cargo 777F A7-BFV was ferried to the Portland paint hangar.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Paine Field June 24

WF287 777F line 1660 N50217 departing on a B1 flight. Returned early due to minor issue that prevented aircraft from reaching cruise altitude.

WF282 Qatar Cargo 777F A7-BFV B1 flight.

WF286 China Cargo 777F line 1657 engineering flight.

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLP.

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLM move from the Everett Modification Center paint hangar to the flightline.

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLO move from the flightline to the EMC paint hangar.

Section 43/46 for 787-9 line 1037 move from the Dreamlifter Operations Center to the factory.

DRAGON99 P-8A 168851 touch and go.

KC-46A 16-46014 touch and go on a test flight from Boeing Field.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Paine Field June 23

An-124 RA-82046 arrived from Wichita. Two thrust reversers were offloaded and moved to the 40-05 building.

Juneyao Airlines 787-9 B-20EQ.

Monday, June 22, 2020

Paine Field June 22

KC-46A 18-46052 departed, returned for a touch and go, then was ferried to the Military Delivery Center at Boeing Field.

UPS 747-8F N621UP delivery flight to Louisville.

Southwest Airlines 737 N7750A ferry flight to Phoenix.

Southwest Airlines 737 N426WN ferry flight to Phoenix.


WH003 777-9 N779XY is scheduled for ARINC 629 engineering ground testing and E2E functional checks on June 23.

WH001 777-9 N779XW is scheduled for high altitude stability and control testing on June 23.

Friday, June 19, 2020

Paine Field June 19

FedEx 767 N185FE delivery flight.

CH-47F 12-08880.

VP-4 P-8A 168757 touch and go.

Thursday, June 18, 2020

Paine Field June 18

FedEx 767 N271FE B1 flight.

UPS 747-8F N621UP customer flight.

Norwegian 787-9 SE-RXC back from a Ka broadband certification flight test.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Paine Field June 16

Trailing cone is now installed on 777-9 N779XY.

767 line 1225 section 41 move from the Dreamlifter Operations Center to the factory.

Norwegian 787-9 SE-RXC engineering flight.

FedEx 767 N185FE.

N780BA arrived from Charleston.

777-9 N779XX is scheduled for MMR and auto flight function testing from Boeing Field June 17.

Monday, June 15, 2020

Paine Field June 15

KC-46A 16-46020 at the Everett Modification Center.

Qantas 787-9 VH-ZNL at the fuel dock.

VAQ-129 EA-18G 169212.

VAQ-137 EA-18G 168274.