Paine Field

Somers sees Paine Field as focal point of a thriving county

Somers sees Paine Field as focal point of a thriving county

In an annual speech, he also acknowledged challenges such as opioid addiction, crime and homelessness.

Somers sees Paine Field as focal point of a thriving county
A record-warm day in Everett and all over Western Washington

A record-warm day in Everett and all over Western Washington

The 70 degrees at Paine Field early in the afternoon easily surpassed a 2015 record for this day of 63.

A record-warm day in Everett and all over Western Washington
New director must chart the future of the Future of Flight

New director must chart the future of the Future of Flight

The popular Paine Field attraction faces uncertainty as the county seeks a new operator.

New director must chart the future of the Future of Flight
Studies anticipated 12 flights a day, but 24 are planned

Studies anticipated 12 flights a day, but 24 are planned

The FAA will decide whether that change warrants another look at the impact of passenger service.

Studies anticipated 12 flights a day, but 24 are planned
Southwest to join Alaska and United serving Paine Field

Southwest to join Alaska and United serving Paine Field

The airline plans up to five daily flights from the new passenger terminal in Everett.

Southwest to join Alaska and United serving Paine Field
Early boarding pass: Everett’s rising passenger terminal

Early boarding pass: Everett’s rising passenger terminal

Here’s what to expect when two airlines begin passenger service at Paine Field later this year.

Early boarding pass: Everett’s rising passenger terminal

Inslee’s sales pitch to Boeing: Choose Washington for new jet

Four years ago, tax breaks worth an estimated $8.7 billion helped land the 777X in Everett.

Fire chief was a ‘no-show’ to plane crash at Paine Field

Fire chief was a ‘no-show’ to plane crash at Paine Field

Jeff Bohnet, who has since retired, said he was “traumatized,” apparently because of an investigation.

Fire chief was a ‘no-show’ to plane crash at Paine Field
Snohomish County’s campaign to land the 797 takes off

Snohomish County’s campaign to land the 797 takes off

Executive Dave Somers announced the formation of a task force to urge Boeing to build the plane here.

Snohomish County’s campaign to land the 797 takes off

Paine Field fire chief will be allowed to retire

In his letter, the airport director noted Jeff Bohnet was leaving while under investigation.

Within an hour, 2 planes crash-land at Paine Field

Within an hour, 2 planes crash-land at Paine Field

One simply landed hard and went off the end of a runway. Another crash involved unextended landing gear.

Within an hour, 2 planes crash-land at Paine Field

Chief to retire after more questions about an old fire truck

Paine Field Fire Chief Jeff Bohnet was investigated after he acquired dismantled 1977 truck’s chassis.

Instructor, student walk away from Paine Field plane crash

Instructor, student walk away from Paine Field plane crash

The Cessna aircraft likely had engine trouble before striking a tree after takeoff.

Instructor, student walk away from Paine Field plane crash
This flight’s on time: Paine Field terminal work progressing

This flight’s on time: Paine Field terminal work progressing

15 flights a day by Alaska and United are expected to begin in less than a year.

This flight’s on time: Paine Field terminal work progressing
With air service coming, first responders plan for a crash

With air service coming, first responders plan for a crash

They do drills at Paine Field every three years. With airlines coming soon, this one was different.

With air service coming, first responders plan for a crash
Vintage planes abound at Paine Field — if you can find them

Vintage planes abound at Paine Field — if you can find them

Crowds of people squinted into the cloudless sky above Paine Field and waited for the rumble of planes. Joe Kunzler, 35, lives for… Continue reading

Vintage planes abound at Paine Field — if you can find them
New Paine Field commission to advise county on airport

New Paine Field commission to advise county on airport

Snohomish County has formed a new Paine Field advisory panel to help figure out ways to reduce airport noise and deal with problem… Continue reading

New Paine Field commission to advise county on airport

County gets $12M FAA grant for upgrades at Paine Field

A new terminal for passenger jets isn’t the only heavy construction about to get started at Paine Field. Government dollars are headed to… Continue reading

50 history-making years of building Boeing jets in Everett
50 history-making years of building Boeing jets in Everett
Visual history: 50 years of Boeing at Paine Field in Everett
Visual history: 50 years of Boeing at Paine Field in Everett