Friday, October 15, 2021

Paine Field October 15

FedEx 777F N848FD flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder certification flight test.
UPS 747-8F N630UP.
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777-9 N779XW scheduled for pattern work at Grant County Airport October 18.
777-9 N779XY  will be ferried from Victorville to Paine Field October 16.
777-9 N779XZ will be ferried from Boeing Field to Paine Field October 18.

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Paine Field October 14

KC-46A 19-46064 B2 flight.
EVA Air Cargo 777F B-16787 delivery flight to Taipei, with a Boeing crew.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Paine Field October 12

EVA Air Cargo 777F B-16787 customer flight.
Aeromexico 787 XA-RRR ferry flight to Victorville.
United Airlines 737 N17264 arrived from Boeing Field, parked on the flightline.
FedEx 767 N280FE.

Friday, October 8, 2021

Paine Field October 8

KC-46A 19-46064 B1 flight. The Emirates tail at the fuel dock belongs to WH056 777-9 line 1682, moved out of the factory last night.
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VR305 UPS 767 line 1262 entered final body join today.

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Paine Field October 7

FedEx 777F N848FD at the compass rose.
FedEx 767 N280FE B1 flight.
KC-46A 19-46064 was scheduled for a B1 flight today, there was a taxi test only.
747-8i SU-EGY departing on a customer flight.
777-9 line 1605 was moved out of the factory September 30, it will soon join the 777X freighter flight test program as WH006.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Paine Field October 6

 On October 7 the 777-9 N779XW will be ferried back to Boeing Field after seven days of brake testing at KCSM. 777-9 N779XY is still at Victorville for cruise performance testing.

Monday, October 4, 2021

Paine Field October 4

VH074 KC-46A line 1259 on the 40-51 apron.
KC-46A 19-46065 undergoing EMC electromagnetic compatibility antenna scans of the MIDS multifunctional information distribution system on the flightline.
MIDS-LVT Link-16 terminal.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Paine Field September 30

Aeroflot 777s VP-BFC and VQ-BFO departed on delivery flights to LAX this afternoon. Departure audio here.

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Paine Field September 29

ZB905 China Eastern 787-9 B-220D departing on a functional check flight.
 
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777-9 N779XW  was ferried to KCSM for brake testing.
 
777-9 N779XY was ferried to Victorville for cruise performance testing.

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Paine Field September 28

FedEx 767 N198FE customer flight.
JASDF KC-46A 14-3612 at the fuel dock.
Last night there was an initial engine run on KC-46A 19-46061.
Alaska Airlines 737 N486AS ferry flight from Seattle to Aviation Technical Services.
Southwest Airlines 737 N967WN departing on a functional check flight from Aviation Technical Services.
Southwest Airlines 737 N7751A ferry ferry flight from Aviation Technical Services to Phoenix.

Monday, September 27, 2021

Paine Field September 27

EVA Air Cargo 777F B-16787 at the fuel dock.
On the 40-51 apron: KC-46A line 1254, KC-46A line 1257.
Scoot 787-8 9V-OFL.

Friday, September 24, 2021

Paine Field September 24

RC021 747-8i SU-EGY returning from a functional check flight. Photo by Nick Dean. 
 
 
 
ANA 787-9 JA934A.
Qatar Airways 787-9 line 1093.
Aeromexico 787-9 XA-RRR engineering flight.
 
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777-9 N779XW departed Boeing Field for stability and control testing.
 
777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for autoland testing.

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Paine Field September 22

Lufthansa Cargo 777F D-ALFK customer flight.
777-9 N779XW departed Boeing Field for stability and control testing.
 
777-9 N779XY is scheduled for a functional check flight from Boeing Field on September 23. 

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RC695 UPS 747-8F line 1569 entered final body join today.