Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Paine Field April 22

Air Force One landed at Paine Field this afternoon, President Obama deplaned on the Alpha Taxiway, boarded a VH-3D helicopter and flew to Oso.

SAM44 C-32A 98-0002 arrived about 30 minutes after the VC-25A.

Crowd waits for Air Force One to land.

The other VC-25A, 82-8000, was at Paine Field in May 2007 for an extended stay in the paint hangar.

ANA 787 JA829A on the flightline.

Norwegian 787 EI-LNF at the compass rose.

ZA610 Air Canada C-GHPQ departed on a B1 flight today but turned back to the airport seven minutes into the flight.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Paine Field April 21

LAN 787 line 185 was moved out of the 40-26 to the 40-51 apron tonight.

Wing set for 787 line 201 was moved inside the 40-26 tonight.

ZA266 Ethiopian Airlines ET-AOT completed a taxi test this morning then went back to the stall. There was a B1 flight in the afternoon.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Paine Field April 20

ZA472 Qatar Airways 787 A7-BCM will be ferried to Charleston on Monday. It has been on the flightline since being ferried from the Portland paint hangar on March 8.

41 and 47/48 sections for 787 line 201 on the rack in the 7-336 Building. The 47/48 section for line 199 is scheduled to arrive late tonight and will be moved to the 40-24.

Boeing flightline.