Friday, July 31, 2020

Paine Field July 31

Qatar Cargo 777F A7-BFX B1 flight.

American Airlines 787-8 N873BB B1 flight.

Most of the equipment in stall 213 was moved out today, N779XY may be on the runway this weekend.

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Paine Field July 30

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLO departing on a B1 flight.

Aeroflot 777 VQ-BFN was scheduled for a ferry flight to Victorville, there was a taxi test only.

777-9 WH006 was moved from the 45-12 to the Everett Modification Center.

777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for FMS, hydraulic ripple and community noise testing. The noise testing involved a half dozen low approaches at Paine Field over noise monitoring equipment.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Paine Field July 29

JASDF KC-46A 14-3611 inside the Everett Modification Center.

Aeroflot 777 VQ-BFO was scheduled for a ferry flight to Victorville, taxi checks only today.

AirBridgeCargo 777F VQ-BAO B1 flight.

KC-46A 16-46013 back from an engineering flight.

KC-46A 16-46021 at the EMC.

Friday, July 24, 2020

Paine Field July 24

Emirates 777-9 A6-EZQ was moved out of the factory last night.

ANA 777-9 JA071A is on the left.

ZB809 Vistara 787-9 line 913 N1008S move from the compass rose to Runway 11/29 storage.

KC-46A 16-46013 B1 flight. Scheduled for an air refueling manifold pressure test on July 27.

HUSKY31 C-17A 08-8200 touch and go then to McChord AFB for an engine running offload.


WH001 777-9 N779XW is scheduled for stall characteristics testing on July 26.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Paine Field July 23

AirBridgeCargo 777F VQ-BAO.

ANA 777-9 JA071A parked at the Delivery Center.

FedEx 767 N111FE back from a test flight.

FedEx 767 N186FE B1 flight.

Fiji Airways 737 DQ-FAH touch and go on a flight from Renton.

Air France 787-9 F-HRBJ delivery flight.

Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHH move from the flightline to Runway 11/29.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Paine Field July 22

ZD015 American Airlines 787-8 N872AN was ferried from the Portland paint hangar this afternoon.

WH001 777X N779XW is scheduled for assorted ground test conditions at Boeing Field on July 23.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Paine Field July 21

767 line 1228 section 41 move from the Dreamlifter Operations Center to the factory.

Aeroflot 777 VQ-BFN move to the compass rose for a maintenance engine run.

Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLM departed on a delivery flight.

KC-46A N464KC departed Boeing Field, N462KC departed Edwards AFB and operated as a flight off the coast of Oregon. This was a remote vision system VIP demo flight with DVs on board. Both tankers went to BFI in the evening.

Monday, July 20, 2020

Paine Field July 20

UPS 747-8F N622UP B1 flight. Departure audio here.

DHL 777F D-AALP delivery flight.

Uzbekistan 787-8 UK78706 has been stored at Portland since April 10, today it was ferried back to Everett.

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

Friday, July 17, 2020

Paine Field July 17

Water cannon salute for a retiring Boeing flight analyst.

Ethiopian Airlines 787-9 ET-AYC ferry flight to VCV.

First flight was on April 29, 2020.

KC-46A 18-46053 engineering flight.

Air France 787-9 F-HRBJ customer flight.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Paine Field July 16

UPS 747-8F N622UP was scheduled for a B1 flight today, there was a taxi test only.

Norwegian 787-9 SE-RXC ferry flight to Portland.

FedEx 767 N111FE B2 flight.

WH001 777-9 N779XW is scheduled for stability and control characteristics testing on July 18. Photo and chase support will be required.

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Paine Field July 14

KC-46A 18-46053 departing on a B2 flight. Scheduled for a refueling manifold pressure flight test on July 15.

KC-46A N464KC departed Boeing Field July 13 for RVS testing with two F-16s.

FedEx 767 N111FE B1 flight.


WH002 777-9 N779XX is scheduled for flight management function and MMR testing from Boeing Field on July 15.