Sunday, April 18, 2021

Paine Field April 18

WE857 Aeroflot 777 line 1695 move out of the factory to the 45-03 paint hangar.

Other line moves tonight: 

777-9 line 1605 from the 40-24 to the flightline.
777-9 line 1674 from the flightline to the 40-24.
787-8 line 1061 from the 40-26 to the flightline.
787-9 line 905 from the flightline to the 40-26.
767 line 1239 from the flightline to the 45-04 paint hangar.

Friday, April 16, 2021

Paine Field April 16

Turkmenistan Airlines 777 EZ-A780 functional check flight.
DHL 777F D-AALR delivery flight to Leipzig.
American Airlines 787-8 line 1061 N876AL was moved out of the 45-12 earlier this week.

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Paine Field April 14

There are three 777Xs in the 40-24 undergoing change incorporation: WH006 line 1605, WH141 line 1629, WH014 line 1659.
777-9 N779XW departed Boeing Field for flight controls testing.

Friday, April 9, 2021

Paine Field April 9

Japan Airlines 787-9 JA881J customer flight.
Japan Airlines 787-9 JA882J functional check flight.
The 45-01 paint hangar has been undergoing lifecycle upgrades for some time, today it was put back in service when Thai Airways 777 HS-TTB was weighed.
777-9 line 1615 on the flightline.
Southwest Airlines 737 N8717M, the 10,000th 737, was ferried from Aviation Technical Services to Phoenix.
FedEx 767 N192FE delivery flight.

Thursday, April 8, 2021

Paine Field April 8

UPS 747-8F N627UP B1 flight.
The first 737 MAX, N8701Q, was ferried from Victorville to Aviation Technical Services.
Turkish Airlines 787-9 TC-LLP was moved from the flightline to the 45-12 for rework.

Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Paine Field April 7

FedEx 767 N192FE customer flight.
There are four American Airlines 787s in the 40-26 undergoing fuselage join inspection and repair: lines 1029, 1045, 1055, and 1071.

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Paine Field April 6

777-9 line 1674 move out of the paint hangar after temporary protective coating completed.
Korean Air 787-9 HL8390 move from the flightline to Kilo North.
Gulf Air 787-9 line 1085 returning from Portland.

Monday, April 5, 2021

Paine Field April 5

Japan Airlines 787-9 JA881J departing on a functional check flight.
Qatar Cargo 777F line 1696 was moved out of the factory last week. That leaves three 777s in the 40-25: WF245 FedEx line 1697, WH013 Emirates line 1651, WF278 DHL line 1698. WE857 line 1695 for Aeroflot is in the 40-23.
Runway 11/29.
KC-46A 19-46060 at the Everett Modification Center.
On the 40-51 apron: VT657 FedEx 767 line 1242, VH066 KC-46A line 1241.
777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for engine relight testing.

Friday, April 2, 2021

Paine Field April 2

777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for ground effects testing.
777-9 N779XZ departed Boeing Field for aft cargo smoke detection testing.

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Paine Field April 1

Air Premia 787-9 HL8387 departed on a delivery flight to Incheon.
777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for GBAS Landing System testing at Grant County Airport.

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Paine Field March 31

KC-46A 19-46058.
KC-46A 16-46012 back from a flight test, crew reported a hydraulic systems problem.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Paine Field March 30

FedEx 767 N275FE delivery flight.
KC-46A 16-46012 on the runway for taxi checks.

Friday, March 26, 2021

Paine Field March 26

Air Premia 787-9 HL8387 departed on another customer flight.
KLM 777 PH-BVW departed on a delivery flight to Amsterdam. Departure audio here.
777-9 N779XZ departed Boeing Field for forward cargo smoke detection flight testing.

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Paine Field March 25

Air Premia 787-9 HL8387 customer flight.
Delta Air Lines 737 N391DA returning to Aviation Technical Services after a functional check flight.

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Paine Field March 24

FedEx 767 N191FE departing on a delivery flight.
KLM 777 PH-BVV departing on a delivery flight.

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Paine Field March 23

ZE010 787-9 line 1083 bsck from a thrust management system engineering flight.
WH002 777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for bleed air stability testing.