Paine Field

Bystanders save pilot after crash

EVERETT - Three roofers took a break from the afternoon heat Tuesday to drive a load of garbage to a county waste station across from… Continue reading

Soaring smiles at Fly Day

EVERETT - The blue sky became a playground Saturday. Children went up in single-engine airplanes from Paine Field in Everett. For 20 minutes or so,… Continue reading

Paine Field resolution grounded

EVERETT - Snohomish County Councilman Kirke Sievers earlier today withdrew his request for the county to support bringing passenger flights to Paine Field. Sievers said… Continue reading

Everett to take a $70,000 look into Paine Field

The effort to bring commercial passenger flights to Paine Field is a sharp political wedge dividing allegiances in Snohomish County. Mukilteo has committed… Continue reading

World War II German rocket draws gawkers on I-5

It’s not every day that a V-1 rocket from Nazi Germany rolls down I-5 through Everett on a flatbed truck. It happened on… Continue reading

County tries to block Mukilteo’s expansion

A border dispute over swaths of lucrative land at Paine Field is brewing between Mukilteo and Snohomish County. Mukilteo officials want to claim… Continue reading

Pilot fights for job after buzzing Paine Field

It was a unique sight at Paine Field a few weeks ago: a brand-new Boeing 777 buzzing just 30 feet or so above… Continue reading

Pilot fired for buzzing Paine Field in new Boeing 777

A Cathay Pacific Airways pilot buzzed Paine Field, flying as low as 28 to 30 feet off the ground after taking delivery of… Continue reading

Paine Field attracts interest of commercial airline

A commercial airline wants to bring passenger flights to Paine Field for the first time in years, changing the long-running debate over the… Continue reading

No subsidies for passenger flights at Paine Field

Taxpayers won’t pay to jump-start passenger flights at Paine Field, Snohomish County Council members pledged on Monday. That could force Allegiant Air to pay for… Continue reading

Snohomish County needs airline service

Walla Walla, Pasco, Pullman, Yakima. Lewiston, Idaho. Kalispell, Mont. Klamath Falls, Ore. Shall I go on? Fine. Minot, N.D. Tupelo, Miss. Sioux City, Iowa. The… Continue reading

Fight against Paine flights premature, Everett official says

An Everett city councilman has fired off a challenge to a Snohomish County councilman who is leading a fight against an airline that… Continue reading

Family fun talk: WWII planes unveiling nears

Paul Allen’s Flying Heritage exhibit will open to public June 6 at Paine Field. The billionaire’s collection of 15 planes and three historical artifacts features… Continue reading

Allegiant loved in some cities, but not all

Allegiant Air flies where it can best fill planes and make money and considers Snohomish County’s Paine Field a place it can do both. History… Continue reading

Snohomish County Council majority to fight airline flights at Paine Field

Any proposed commercial airline flights at Paine Field will be fought vigorously, the Democratic majority on the Snohomish County Council said Wednesday. Mukilteo residents who… Continue reading

Paine Field now hosts Paul Allen’s World War II airplane collection

A group of airplanes made famous during WWII is coming to Paine Field, and starting today, the public is invited to see the Flying Heritage… Continue reading

A new home to air power

It could be that some of the planes in Paul Allen’s collection of World War II aircraft made it possible for him to… Continue reading

Feds warn Snohomish County to listen to airline

If Snohomish County refuses to bend to accommodate an airline that wants to fly out of Paine Field, the federal government will pull… Continue reading

Everett to join airport debate

The Snohomish County Council’s snub of discount airline Allegiant Air has already raised the eyebrows of federal aviation officials. Now, the city of… Continue reading

Rejecting an airline could prove costly

In October 2002, a small plane was forced to abort a takeoff at Paine Field and rolled off the south end of the… Continue reading