Monday, 23 October 2017

Pobeda Airlines 737 VP-BPJ delivery

Pobeda Airlines 737-8AL VP-BPJ msn 61800/6636 flew away on delivery Oct 23-24, Boeing Field-tbc flying using reg as callsign.  Leased from BOC Aviation.

VP-BPJ
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 16)

Ryanair 737 EI-GDH delivery

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDH msn 44805/6640 flew away on delivery Oct 23-24, Boeing Field-Dublin flying as RYR800H.

Ex 9 Air 737 N893BA update

Ex 9 Air 737-86X B-7998 msn 61358/6370 registered to Boeing Company on Oct 20 as N893BA and flew away Oct 23-24, Boeing Field-Baltimore flying using reg as callsign.  Called in at Grant County for 1 approach/touch & go enroute.  New hex code AC5093.  Still in full 9 Air livery.

N893BA
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 16)

Pobeda Airlines 737 VP-BPL first flight

Pobeda Airlines 737-8AL VP-BPL msn 61789/6662 first flight from Renton, Oct 23, flying as BOE617.  Hex code 42436B.  Leased from BOC Aviation.  Flew to Spokane for painting.

Sunday, 22 October 2017

Avianca 787 N795AV first flight & pic

Avianca 787-8 N795AV msn 39407/625 first flight from Paine Field, Oct 22, flying as BOE676.  Hex code AACAAC.

Avianca Boeing 787-8 N795AV
Photo credit: Royal Scott King

Jen Schuld got a pic of it too, here.

Saturday, 21 October 2017

Donghai Airlines 737 B-7300 first flight

Donghai Airlines 737-83Z B-7300 msn 61278/6656 first flight from Renton, Oct 21, flying as BOE583.  Hex code 78123E.

Friday, 20 October 2017

EgyptAir 737 SU-GEM delivery

EgyptAir 737-866 SU-GEM msn 63805/6614 flew away on delivery Oct 20-21, Boeing Field-Keflavik flying as MSR3330.  Leased from Dubai Aerospace Enterprise.

Delta Air Lines 737 N886DN first flight

Delta Air Lines 737-932ER msn 31998/6659 first flight from Renton, Oct 20, flying as BOE886.  Hex code AC3477.

Ryanair 737 EI-GDM first flight

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDM msn 44810/6655 first flight from Renton, Oct 20, flying as BOE112.  Hex code 4CA93C.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.  Flew to Spokane for painting.

EI-GDM
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (RNT, Oct 13)

China United Airlines 737 B-1310 delivery

China United Airlines 737-89P B-1310 msn 63049/6633 flew away on delivery Oct 20, Boeing Field-Honolulu flying as CUA310.  Leased from China Eastern.

B-1310
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 16)

Air Canada 787 C-FSBV delivery

Air Canada 787-9 C-FSBV msn 37182/617 flew away on delivery Oct 20, Charleston-Kansas City flying as ACA7169.

Jiangxi Air 737 B-1326 delivery

Jiangxi Air 737-85C B-1326 msn 42942/6638 flew away on delivery Oct 20, Boeing Field-Honolulu flying as CJX8989.  Leased from XiamenAir.

B-1326
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 14)

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Air Canada 737-8 C-FTJV first flight

Air Canada 737-8 C-FTJV msn 61207/6634 first flight from Renton, Oct 19, flying as BOE451.  Hex code C0332C.

C-FTJV C-FTJV
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (RNT, Oct 13)

UPS 747F N607UP delivery & pic

UPS Airlines 747-8F N607UP msn 64265/1542 flew away on delivery Oct 19, Paine Field-Louisville flying as UPS9103.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld

Etihad Airways 787 A6-BLR delivery & pic

Etihad Airways 787-9 A6-BLR msn 39663/620 flew away on delivery Oct 19-20, Paine Field-Abu Dhabi flying as ETD9011.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld

Hainan Airlines 787 B-1499 delivery

Hainan Airlines 787-9 B-1499 msn 62721/614 flew away on delivery Oct 19-20, Charleston-Haikou flying as CHH1499.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Aeroflot 737 VP-BKF delivery

Aeroflot 737-8MC VP-BKF msn 44440/6632 flew away on delivery Oct 18-19, Boeing Field-Keflavik-Moscow SVO flying as AFL7649.  Named "Y.NIKULIN" - Yuri Vladimirovich Nikulin was a well-known Soviet and Russian actor and clown who starred in many popular films.

Southwest Airlines 737 N8551Q first flight

Southwest Airlines 737-8H4 N8551Q msn 36951/6644 first flight from Renton, Oct 18, flying as BOE984.  Hex code ABBC75.

Southwest Airlines 737 N8549Z delivery

Southwest Airlines 737-8H4 N8549Z msn 63597/6635 flew away on delivery Oct 18, Boeing Field-Paine Field flying as SWA8702.  To Paine Field for scimitars and wifi at ATS.

N8549Z
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 12)

Delta Air Lines 737 N885DN delivery

Delta Air Lines 737-932ER N885DN msn 31996/6629 flew away on delivery Oct 18, Boeing Field-Atlanta flying as DAL9979.

XiamenAir 737 B-1305 first flight & pic

XiamenAir 737-85C B-1305 msn 63684/6650 first flight from Renton, Oct 18, flying as BOE770, hex code 78120C.  Flew to Paine Field via Grant County for painting.

Photo credit : Matt Cawby & www.paineairport.com

Saudi Aramco 737 N806XA delivery

Saudi Aramco (Aramco Associated Company) 737-8AL N806XA msn 61786/6622 flew away on delivery Oct 18-19, Boeing Field-Montreal YUL-Le Bourget flying with reg as callsign.  Leased from BOC Aviation.  Named "Karan".

N806XA
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 11)

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBB first flight

SilkAir 737-8 9V-MBB msn 44240/6589 first flight from Renton, Oct 18, flying as BOE202.  Hex code 76B442.

9V-MBB
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (RNT, Oct 13)

Ryanair 737 EI-GDK first flight

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDK msn 44806/6653 first flight from Renton, Oct 18, flying as BOE111.  Hex code 4CA93B.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Qantas 787 VH-ZNA delivery & pic

Qantas Airways 787-9 VH-ZNA msn 39038/615 flew away on delivery Oct 17-20, Paine Field-Honolulu-Sydney flying as QFA7879.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld

FedEx 777F N878FD first flight

FedEx 777-FS2 N878FD msn 40684 ln 1524 first flight from Paine Field, Oct 17, flying as BOE069 with hex code AC148F.  Has "ecoDemonstrator PROGRAM" decals and will begin the tests at Seattle after the Christmas peak season.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld (PAE, Oct 11)

Ryanair 737 EI-GDH first flight

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDH msn 44805/6640 first flight from Renton, Oct 17, flying as BOE109.  Hex code 4CABB9.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.

EI-GDH
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (RNT, Oct 13)

Hainan Airlines 737 B-1497 delivery

Hainan Airlines 737-84P B-1497 msn 63615/6628 flew away on delivery Oct 17-21, Boeing Field-Honolulu-Guam-Tianjin-Haikou flying as CHH1497.  Leased from Bank of Communications Leasing.

China Southern Airlines 737 B-1405 delivery

China Southern Airlines 737-81B B-1405 msn 63231/6617 flew away on delivery Oct 17-20, Boeing Field-Honolulu-Majuro-Saipan-Guangzhou-Zhengzhou flying as CSN737.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Ryanair 737 EI-GDG delivery

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDG msn 44804/6627 flew away on delivery Oct 16-17, Boeing Field-Dublin flying as RYR800G.

Aeromexico 737 XA-ADT delivery

Aeromexico 737-8AL XA-ADT msn 61787 ln 6631 flew away on delivery Oct 16-17, Boeing Field-Mexico City flying as AMX8525.  Leased from BOC Aviation.

Jet2.com 737 G-JZBA delivery

Jet2.com 737-8MG G-JZBA msn 63157/6624 flew away on delivery Oct 16-17, Boeing Field-Leeds flying using reg as callsign, 3 people on board.

G-JZBA
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 12, 2017)

Korean Air Cargo 777F HL8077 delivery

Korean Air Cargo 777-FB5 HL8077 msn 62697/1522 flew away on delivery Oct 16-17, Paine Field-Seoul flying as KAL028D.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld (PAE, Oct 11)

Pobeda Airlines 737 VP-BPJ first pics painted

Pobeda Airlines 737-8AL VP-BPJ msn 61800 ln 6636 seen here at Boeing Field, Oct 16, returning from a test flight as BOE616.  Leased from BOC Aviation.

Boeing 737-8LJ(WL) Pobeda VP-BPJ LN6636
Photo credit: Huy Do

VP-BPJ VP-BPJ
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

DSC_9775-POBEDA B737 DSC_9779-POBEDA B737
Photo credit: Brian Worthington

Norwegian 787 G-CKMU first flight

Norwegian Air UK 787-9 G-CKMU msn 63313/619 first flight from Charleston, Oct 16, flying as BOE831.  Hex code 407422.  Leased from Arctic Aviation Assets DAC.

9 Air B-7998 update & pic

9 Air 737-86X B-7998 msn 61358/6370 seen here at Boeing Field, Oct 16, still parked in stall C14 but now wearing registration N893BA.  Not yet registered on the FAA register as I write but the reg is one that Boeing Company uses so it would suggest that 9 Air has sold the frame (they contractually took delivery of it at the end of June, although the exact date is unclear).  New hex code AC5093.

N973BA
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Ryanair 737 EI-GDI first flight & pics

Ryanair 737-8AS EI-GDI msn 44809/6651 first flight from Renton, Oct 16, flying as BOE110 with sticker reg N1795B.  Hex code 4CA93A.  Leased from Aviation Finance & Leasing SARL.

EI-GDI EI-GDI EI-GDI
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

DSC_9784-RYANAIR B737 DSC_9787-RYANAIR B737
Photo credit: Brian Worthington

Urumqi Air 737 B-1325 first flight & pics

Urumqi Air 737-86W B-1325 msn 60170 ln 6649 first flight from Renton, Oct 16, flying as BOE926.  Hex code 7803A7.  Leased from CDB Aviation.

B-1325 B-1325 B-1325
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

DSC_9771-URUMQI AIR B737
Photo credit: Brian Worthington

China United Airlines 737 B-1310 pics - Oct 16

China United Airlines 737-89P B-1310 msn 63049/6633 seen here at Boeing Field, Oct 16, returning from a test flight as BOE814.  Leased from China Eastern.

B-1310
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

DSC_9759-CHINA UNITED B737 DSC_9763-CHINA UNITED B737
Photo credit: Brian Worthington

Sunday, 15 October 2017

Qatar Airways 777 A7-BEO first flight

Qatar Airways 777-3DZER A7-BEO msn 64065 ln 1527 first flight from Paine Field, Oct 15, flying as BOE909.  Hex code 06A2B3.  Has 'EM' on nose wheel door.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld

Air China 737-8 B-1396 first flight

Air China 737-8 B-1396 msn 60953 ln 6508 first flight from Renton, Oct 15, flying as BOE252 wearing sticker reg N1796B.  Hex code A13DC8.

Boeing 737 MAX 8 Air China N1796B LN6508
Photo credit: Huy Do (RNT, Oct 6)

Thai Airways International 787 HS-TWB first flight

Thai Airways International 787-9 HS-TWB msn 38780 ln 623 first flight from Paine Field, Oct 15, flying as BOE220.  Leased from Aercap.

Photo credit : Jen Schuld (PAE, Oct 14)

Hainan Airlines 737 B-1498 first flight

Hainan Airlines 737-86N B-1498 msn 43427 ln 6637 first flight from Renton, Oct 15, flying as BOE914.  Hex code 7811F8.  Leased from GECAS.

Shanghai Airlines 737 B-1335 delivery

Shanghai Airlines 737-89P B-1335 msn 63050 ln 6619 flew away on delivery Oct 15-18, Boeing Field-Honolulu-Majuro-Guam-Tianjin flying as CSH9761.  Continued Oct 18, Tianjin-Shanghai SHA as CSH9762.  Leased from China Eastern.

Boeing 737-89P(WL) Shanghai Airlines B-1335 LN6619
Photo credit: Huy Do (BFI, Oct 13)

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Jiangxi Air 737 B-1326 first pics painted

Jiangxi Air 737-85C B-1326 msn 42942 ln 6638 seen here at Boeing Field, Oct 14, having just returned from painting at Spokane.

B-1326 B-1326 B-1326
Photo credit: Brian Worthington

737-800_B-1326_10-19-201-1
Photo credit: Paul Varner

China Eastern Airlines 737 B-1318 first flight

China Eastern Airlines 737-89P B-1318 msn 63764 ln 6647 first flight from Renton, Oct 14, flying as BOE589 with 4 people on board.  Hex code 781233.  Leased from Pembroke Capital.  Flew to Spokane for painting.

China Eastern Airlines 737 B-1309 delivery

China Eastern Airlines 737-89P B-1309 msn 63763 ln 6610 flew away on delivery Oct 14-17, Boeing Field-Honolulu-Majuro-Guam-Tianjin flying as CES9001 with 14 people on board.  Continued Oct 17, Tianjin-Shanghai PVG as CES599, then Oct 18 Shanghai PVG-Kunming as CES299.  Leased from Pembroke Capital.

B-1309
Photo credit: Jeff Berry (BFI, Oct 11)

Friday, 13 October 2017

Aeroflot 737 VP-BKF first pics painted

Aeroflot 737-8MC VP-BKF msn 44440 ln 6632 seen here at Boeing Field, Oct 13, returning from a test flight as BOE848 with 4 people on board.  Named "Y.NIKULIN" - Yuri Vladimirovich Nikulin was a well-known Soviet and Russian actor and clown who starred in many popular films.

VP-BKF VP-BKF
Photo credit: Jeff Berry

Kunming Airlines 737 B-1329 first flight & pics

Kunming Airlines 737-7LY B-1329 msn 44395 ln 6646 first flight from Renton, Oct 13, flying as BOE667 with 5 people on board.  Hex code 781243.  Leased from Bank of Communications Leasing.

B-1329 B-1329 B-1329
Photo credit: Jeff Berry