Saturday, September 30, 2023

September 29

THUG11 flight of three C-17s landed at McChord after completing a training flight, called Rainier Ops on 349.4 with arrival message. C-17 interplane 289.650.

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Paine Field September 28

VT687 FedEx 767 N262FE customer flight.


Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHP was moved to the Delivery Center tonight, delivery flight to OTHH scheduled for September 29.

Wednesday, September 27, 2023

Paine Field September 27

VH403 JASDF KC-46A 34-3613 was on the runway for taxi checks this afternoon.
VH083 KC-46A 20-46083 B-2 flight.

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Paine Field September 26

VH084 KC-46A 21-46084 functional check flight after pin protrusion rework completed. Delivery flight to the Military Delivery Center at Boeing Field scheduled for September 30.
WH002 777-9 N779XX departed Boeing Field for vortex generator turbulence testing.

Friday, September 22, 2023

Paine Field September 22

WF401 Silk Way West 777F VP-BMG deoarting on a Bosch handheld microphone certification flight test.

Thursday, September 21, 2023

Paine Field September 21

On the 40-51 apron: VH098 KC-46A line 1316, VR309 UPS 767 line 1320.
ZE417 Vistara 787-9 VT-TSH undergoing galley fitting rework.
ANA 787-9 JA934A departed on a delivery flight to Tokyo.
WF383 Atlas Air 777F line 1757 was moved out of the factory tonight.

Tuesday, September 19, 2023

Paine Field September 19

WF401 Silk Way West Airlines 777F VP-BMG B-2 flight.
ZB952 Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHP customer flight. Delivery flight scheduled for September 28.
1N235 Southwest Airlines 737 N8899H functional check flight from Boeing Field.

Monday, September 18, 2023

Paine Field September 18

ZE383 AeroMexico 787-9 XA-SSS.
WH003 777-9 N779XY in stall 112 for maintenance layup.

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Monday, September 11, 2023

Paine Field September 11

WH003 777-9 N779XY arrived from Victorville, will be parked on the flightline for at least a week for engine maintenance.
ZB949 Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHM B-12 flight.

Friday, September 8, 2023

Paine Field September 8

ZE417 Vistara 787-9 VT-TSH at the fuel dock.
ZE075 ANA 787-9 JA934A functional check flight. Delivery flight scheduled for September 21.
ZB949 Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHM functional check flight.
Delivery flight scheduled for September 27.
ZE383 AeroMexico 787-9 XA-SSS arrived from Victorville,
goes to the factory September 20 for NOE rework.

1N229 Southwest Airlines 737 line 8690 arrived from Boeing Field September 7 for aft pressure bulkhead rework.

Thursday, September 7, 2023

Paine Field September 7

WF396 DHL 777F 9V-DHD B-2 flight.
Engine install on VT688 FedEx 767 line 1318.
ZB948 Qatar Airways 787 line 1069 was moved out of the factory August 21, now undergoing OML rework on the flightline.

Wednesday, September 6, 2023

Paine Field September 6

VH083 KC-46A line 1280 was scheduled for a B-1 flight, taxi checks only today.
VH089 KC-46A line 1297 move back to the flightline after LAIRCM testing.

Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Paine Field September 5

WF396 DHL 777F 9V-DHD B-1 flight.
ZB952 Qatar Airways 787-9 A7-BHP returning from a B-11 flight. Delivery flight scheduled for September 25.
VH089 KC-46A line 1297 at the compass rose for LAIRCM testing.

Friday, September 1, 2023

Paine Field September 1

VH086 KC-46A line 1286 back from a B-2 flight.


China Southern 737-8 B-224L was ferried from Victorville to Boeing Field today. This aircraft does not require aft pressure bulkhead rework but #1 engine will be replaced  and various jobs will be done at BFI through October.