Paine Field

Trump fills an arena and promises a fulfilled nation

They came early, stayed late and no supporters left disappointed Tuesday when Donald Trump cruised into Xfinity Arena and vowed to “make America… Continue reading

787 Dreamliner lands after 1st test flight

The Boeing Co.’s 787 landed safely at Boeing Field in Seattle at 1:34 p.m today, a little earlier than originally planned. The pilots,… Continue reading

Aviation fans line up early to see 787 test flight

Viewing areas near Paine Field began to fill early as eager plane-spotters converge on the Everett-Mukilteo area for the first flight of Boeing’s new 787… Continue reading

Paine Field debate about to heat up

Whether you love or hate the idea of commercial flights at Paine Field, three public hearings will soon give you the chance to air your… Continue reading

Live blog and video: Donald Trump campaigns in Everett

Welcome. We’re live-blogging the presidential campaign visit of Donald Trump, who landed at Paine Field at 4:20 p.m. He is to speak at Xfinity Arena… Continue reading

Paine Field results delayed by months

EVERETT — It will likely be a few more months before federal officials reach any conclusions regarding an environmental study of airline service at Paine… Continue reading

Aerospace training center at Paine Field should get going this spring

EVERETT — An empty building at Paine Field may become the focal point of the state’s effort to retain a vibrant aerospace industry. At the… Continue reading

Paine Field flights debate continues

EVERETT — What would happen if commercial airlines were allowed to fly to and from Paine Field? People weighed in on the subject again Tuesday… Continue reading

Paine Field commercial air service public hearing gathers a full house

MUKILTEO — If this had been a student theater performance, it would have been a sellout. Instead, the 550-plus people who showed up at the… Continue reading

County residents will have to accept that things are changing

Once, back in 2001, I took a flight from Paine Field. It was a short trip, with bird’s-eye views of the hot tubs and manicured… Continue reading

Dozens speak against commercial flights at Paine Field

LYNNWOOD — Officials wanted to hear from the public on the potential impact of commercial flights at Snohomish County-owned Paine Field. Boy, did they get… Continue reading

Small plane makes rough landing at Paine Field

A single-engine airplane had a rough landing this afternoon at Paine Field when part of its landing gear failed to lower, airport operations… Continue reading

No injuries in rough landing at Paine Field

A single-engine airplane had a rough landing Tuesday afternoon at Paine Field when part of its landing gear failed to lower, airport operations… Continue reading

Paine Field aerospace center a launch pad for jobs

EVERETT — Want to begin a career in aerospace? It’s an industry the state estimates will need 21,000 workers over the next decade as the… Continue reading

Aerospace center opens with fanfare, great expectations

EVERETT — The building isn’t grand, but the Washington Aerospace Training and Research Center is teaching students the nuts and bolts of modern airplane manufacturing.… Continue reading

Boeing: 787 tests hit midway point

Just a little more than six months have passed since that cold December day when the Boeing Co.’s first 787 barreled down the runway for… Continue reading

Vintage planes take to the sky at Paine Field

EVERETT — On several Saturdays over the next few months, the skies above Paine Field will be transformed into a World War II history lesson.… Continue reading

8,500 flock to Paine Field for General Aviation Day

EVERETT — A rare World War II B-25 bomber, escorted by two WW II P-51 fighters, made low formation passes over Paine Field’s runway May… Continue reading

Aerospace center to open June 7

A new aerospace training center will open its doors at Paine Field in June. The plan to create the Washington Aerospace Training and… Continue reading

Hotel occupancy rates rise as room rates fall in county

In a year in which the country has been slowly climbing out of out of a lengthy recession, Snohomish County tourism numbers are a mix… Continue reading