Saturday, 23 September 2017

All Nippon Airways 787 JA895A first flight

All Nippon Airways 787-9 JA895A msn 61520 ln 612 first flight from Charleston, Sep 23, flying as BOE699 with hex code 86EF28.

Friday, 22 September 2017

Aeroflot 737 VP-BKA delivery

Aeroflot 737-8LJ VP-BKA msn 41239 ln 6588 flew away on delivery Sep 22-23, Boeing Field-Keflavik flying as AFL7647.  Leased from Avia Capital.

Saudi Aramco 737 N805XA first pics painted

Saudi Aramco (Aramco Associated Company) 737-8AL N805XA msn 61785 ln 6604 seen here landing at Boeing Field, Sep 22, on return from the paint shop at Spokane.  Named "Manifa" which is an offshore oil field in the Persian Gulf.  Leased from BOC Aviation.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8707P pics - Sep 22

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8707P msn 36929 ln 5992 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, departing on an evening test flight as BOE007.  Very nearly missed it as it crept up very quietly.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Boeing Co./Lion Air 737-9 N739EX pics - Sep 22

Boeing Company/Lion Air 737-9 Max N739EX msn 42989 ln 6308 seen here landing at Boeing Field in the evening, Sep 22, after another day of test flying as BOE902.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Flydubai 737-8 A6-FMB first flight & pics

Flydubai 737-8 A6-FMB msn 60968 ln 6548 first flight from Renton, Sep 22, flying as BOE003 for a quick hop over to Boeing Field.  Hex code 8964D1 and wearing sticker reg N60668 today.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8709Q pics - Sep 22

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8709Q msn 42563 ln 6154 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, returning from an afternoon test flight as BOE009.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Ryanair 737 EI-GDD first flight & pics

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDD msn 44802 ln 6615 first flight from Renton, Sep 22, flying as BOE105.  Hex code 4CABB5.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8712L pics - Sep 22

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8712L msn 36930 ln 6290 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, returning from an afternoon test flight as BOE012.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

United Airlines 737 N77542 first pic

United Airlines 737-824 N77542 msn 63647 ln 6599 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, departing on its 2nd test flight of the day as BOE215.

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...and landing back in the evening:

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBA pics - Sep 22

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBA msn 44246 ln 6535 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, out of a test flight as BOE201 with sticker reg N6067E.

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... and returning in the evening:

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Japan Airlines 787 JA870J delivery

Japan Airlines 787-9 JA870J msn 35425 ln 611 flew away on delivery Sep 22, Paine Field-Tokyo NRT flying as JAL8101.

US Air Force KC-46A N464KC pic - Sep 22

US Air Force KC-46A (767-2LKC) N464KC msn 41274 ln 1066 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, departing on another sortie as BOE464.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

US Air Force KC-46A N462KC pics - Sep 22

US Air Force KC-46A (767-2LKC) N462KC msn 41275 ln 1069 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, departing on another sortie as BOE462.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

US Navy P-8A 169331 pic - Sep 22

US Navy P-8A (737-8FV) 169331 msn 62297 ln 6356 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, departing on a test flight as BOE069 with 6 people on board.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

China Southern Airlines 737-8 Max pic

China Southern Airlines 737-8 Max msn 63245 ln 6569 seen here at Renton, Sep 22, being readied for its first flight and already in the customer's livery.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Ryanair 737 EI-GDA pic - Sep 22

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDA msn 44797 ln 6597 seen here at Renton, Sep 22, being readied for its first flight.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBB first pic

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBB msn 44240 ln 6589 seen here on the production ramp at Renton, Sep 22.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8714Q first flight cancelled - pics

Southwest Airlines 737-8 N8714Q msn 36934 ln 6481 seen here at Renton, Sep 22, about to depart on its first flight but rejected its take off run with a technical issue and returned to the stall.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

American Airlines 737 N352PS first pics

American Airlines 737-823 N352PS msn 33256 ln 6596 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 22, out on a morning test flight as BOE149 and seen landing back a couple of hours later.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Suparna Airlines 737 B-1315 delivery & pic

Suparna Airlines 737-84P B-1315 msn 64017 ln 6587 flew away on delivery Sep 22, Boeing Field-Honolulu using reg as callsign.  21 people on board.  Leased from Everbright Financial Leasing.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

China Eastern Airlines 737 B-1449 delivery

China Eastern Airlines 737-89P B-1449 msn 61689 ln 6590 flew away on delivery Sep 22, Boeing Field-Honolulu flying as CES9001.

China United Airlines 737 B-1471 delivery

China United Airlines 737-89P B-1471 msn 63047 ln 6576 flew away on delivery Sep 22, Boeing Field-Honolulu flying as CUA471.  Leased from China Eastern.

Thursday, 21 September 2017

Ryanair 737 EI-FZZ delivery

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-FZZ msn 44796 ln 6593 flew away on delivery Sep 21-22, Boeing Field-Dublin flying as RYR800Z.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.

WestJet 737-8 C-FNAX pic - Sep 21

WestJet Airlines 737-8 C-FNAX msn 60511 ln 6499 seen here at Renton in the evening of Sep 21.

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Photo credit : Huy Do

Ryanair 737 EI-GDA first pic

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDA msn 44797 ln 6597 seen here at Renton in the evening of Sep 21 already painted in the customer's livery.

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Photo credit: Huy Do

Aeromexico 737 XA-ADU delivery

Aeromexico 737-852 XA-ADU msn 61799 ln 6591 flew away on delivery Sep 21, Boeing Field-Mexico City flying as AMX8522.  Leased from BOC Aviation.

All Nippon Airways 787 JA894A delivery

All Nippon Airways 787-9 JA894A msn 34517 ln 605 flew away on delivery Sep 21-22, Charleston-Tokyo HND flying as ANA9397.

Norwegian 787 G-CKNY pic - Sep 21

Norwegian Air UK 787-9 G-CKNY msn 63312 ln 608 seen here at Paine Field, Sep 21, returning from a test flight to Colorado Springs as BOE830.  Tail art "Jonathan Swift - Irish writer".

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Photo credit : Royal Scott King

Shandong Airlines 737 B-1443 first pics painted

Shandong Airlines 737-85N B-1443 msn 61438 ln 6600 seen here at Boeing Field, Sep 21, returning from a test flight as BOE252.

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Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Aeroflot 737 VP-BKE first flight

Aeroflot 737-8LJ VP-BKE msn 41240 ln 6613 first flight from Renton, Sep 21, flying as BOE125.  Hex code 424366.  Leased from Avia Capital.  Flew to Portland for painting.

Eva Air 777 B-16740 delivery

Eva Air 777-35EER B-16740 msn 63529 ln 1518 flew away on delivery Sep 21-22, Paine Field-Taipei flying as EVA773.

El Al 787 4X-EDB first flight & pics

El Al Israel Airlines 787-9 4X-EDB msn 42117 ln 616 first flight from Paine Field, Sep 21, flying as BOE616 named "RISHON LEZION".  Hex code 7380C1.  Leased from Air Lease Corp.

Photo credit : Royal Scott King

Royal has one more pic of it here to check out too.

Etihad Airways 787 A6-BLQ delivery

Etihad Airways 787-9 A6-BLQ msn 39661 ln 606 flew away on delivery Sep 21-22, Paine Field-Abu Dhabi flying as ETD9011.

WestJet 737-8 C-FRAX first flight & pics

WestJet Airlines 737-8 C-FRAX msn 60510 ln 6384 first flight from Renton, Sep 21, flying as BOE401 with sticker reg N6069R.  Hex code C02CFC.

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Photo credit: Huy Do

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Photo credit : Jeff Berry

Air China 787 B-1467 delivery

Air China 787-9 B-1467 msn 34315 ln 603 flew away on delivery Sep 21-22, Charleston-Beijing PEK flying as CCA048.

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Air India 787 VT-NAC first flight & pic

Air India 787-8 VT-NAC msn 36299 ln 618 first flight from Paine Field, Sep 20, flying as BOE256, hex code 800742.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld