Thursday, July 29, 2021

Paine Field July 29

KC-46A 19-46063 at the compass rose.
FedEx 767 N279FE delivery flight to Indianapolis.

Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Paine Field July 28

FedEx 767 N197FE returning from the B1 flight.
777-9 N779VW departed Boeing Field for stability and control testing.

Monday, July 26, 2021

Paine Field July 27

777-9 N779XZ is scheduled for an engineering check flight from Boeing Field on July 27.
UPS 747-8F line 1568 entered final body join today.

Friday, July 23, 2021

Paine Field July 23

LOT Polish Airlines 787 SP-LSI returning from a functional check flight.
Vistara 787 VT-TSH at Kilo North.
Aeroflot 777 VQ-BFO was ferried to Victorville. Here it is returning from Victorville January 6, 2021.

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Paine Field July 22

Southwest Airlines 737 N418WN departing Aviation Technical Services on a functional check flight.
LOT Polish Airlines 787 SP-LSI.
VH071 KC-46A line 1252 and VH070 KC-46A line 1250.
Aeromexico 787 XA-SSS.

Monday, July 19, 2021

Paine Field July 19

The Dreamlifter Operations Center sign was removed today.
777-9 N779XW departed Boeing Field for air speed calibration testing.

Friday, July 16, 2021

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Paine Field July 15

KC-46A 19-46057 was ferried to the Military Delivery Center at Boeing Field. This is the B1 flight on June 16.
ANA 787-9 JA934A at Kilo North.
777-9 N779XW departed Boeing Field for aero performance testing.

Tuesday, July 13, 2021

Friday, July 9, 2021

Paine Field July 9

DHL 777F D-AALT departing on a B1 flight.
FedEx 767 N196FE departed on a customer demo flight.
FedEx 767 N278FE departed on a delivery flight to Indianapolis.
KC-46A 16-46021 departing on a flight test.
KC-46A 19-46060 departed on a refueling manifold flight test. Photo by Nick Dean.

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Paine Field July 8

UPS 747-8F N628UP delivery flight to Louisville.
ANA 787-9 JA927A departing on an enhanced airborne flight recorder flight test.
American Airlines 787-8 N875BD returning from a functional check flight.
9Y-GUY was ferried from Boeing Field last night, today it was moved to Aviation Technical Services.

Friday, July 2, 2021

Paine Field July 2

UPS 747-8F N628UP customer flight.
UPS 747-8F N629UP was moved out of the factory last night.
On the 40-51 apron: VH069 KC-46A line 1248, VT662 FedEx 767 line 1251.
Southwest Airlines 737 N8703J touch and go on a flight test to Boeing Field.
KC-46A 19-46060 departed on a B1 flight. Departure audio here.

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Paine Field July 1

American Airlines 787-8 N876AL functional check flight.
N874AN at the compass rose.
VH070 KC-46A line 1250 on the 40-51 apron.
WH006 777-9 line 1605 is on the flightline again.
WH126 777-9 line 1677.