Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Likely new Alaska Airlines B738

Logged A67B81 this AM
According to Airframes hex sequence fits N517AS a B737-890 s/n 35197 for Alaska Airlines

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

New Emirates B777

Logged 896114 using call BOE596 at 1000 today
A6-ECM a B777-36NER s/n 37703 for Emirates Airlines

Sunday, December 28, 2008

New LAN B767

Logged E80244 at 1244 today. Its likely a B767 for LAN

Additional New Chinese B737

Logged 780511 taking off from KRNT at approx 1215 today
no call on SBS

Friday, December 26, 2008

New Chinese B737

Logged 7804FC out of KRNT at 1101 today
no call on SBS

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Royal Air Maroc B738

Logged 02008B as BOE310 at 1520 PST today
Reg unknown a B737-8B6 s/n 37718 for Royal Air Maroc
No Position or Altitude

Israeli B738

Logged 73806C using call 617 at 0949
I believe its
4X-EKF a B737-8HX s/n 29638 for El Al
No position or Altitude data on SBS


Thanks for your input Drewski. we need all the help we can get to keep thes logs straight

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 7804F2 at 1416 using call 320 on SBS
Likely B-KBS a B737-84P s/n 35285 for Hong Kong Airlines

Additional Ryanair B737-8AS

Logged 4CA6FD no call on SBS at 0910 and 1402 today
Another Ryanair possibly EI-DYZ if in Hex Sequence

Monday, December 15, 2008

New Continental Aiorlines B738

Logged AA7E36 using call 570 at 1159 today
N77518 a B737-824 s/n 31605 for Continental Airlines

New Ryanair B738

Logged 4CA6FB using call B895 out of KRNT at 0935 this AM
Possibly EI-DYX if true to hex code sequence

Saturday, December 13, 2008

Unknown Tahjakistan B737

Logged 515309 using call BOE954 at 1404 out of KRNT
Used Call BOE954

QATAR Airways B773

Logged 06A064 using call BOA7BAO at 1022
A7-BAO a B777-3DZER s/n 36011 for Qatar Airways
FOURBARS Earlier Referenced

Unknown Chinese B737 1st Flt

Logged 7804C3 using call BOE461 out of KRNT at 0956 this AM
Possibly B-5199? which fits hex code vicinity

Friday, December 12, 2008

Unknown Ryanair

Logged 4CA6FD at 0910 no call on SBS this AM

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Unknown Chinese Airliner

Logged 78047A no call on SBS at 1334 today
Possibly B-5388 need confirmation

New Air Canada B773

Logged C01753 using call BLCFIV this PM at 1219
C-FIVQ a B777-333ER s/n 35240 for Air Canada

New Hapag Lloyd B738

Logged 3C618B using call BOE401 at 0823 this AM
D-AHLK a B737-8K5 s/n 35143 for Hapag Lloyd

unknown new Ryanair

Logged 4CA6FE this AM at 0819 and 0847 using call 898 on SBS
Its likely a Ryanair B737-8AS

Dec 10th 1st flt updates

Sry I got distracted yesterday due to router/modem problems
Based on logs and Fourbars comments
E4818C PT-MUD a B777-32WER s/n 37667
780221 B-KPJ a B777-367ER s/n 36157 for Cathay Pacific Airlines

I did not see A7-BAO yesterday but will keep an eye out for it

Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Unknown Chinese airliner

Logged 780221 using call BON5016 at 1349 PST

Monday, December 8, 2008

New Japan Airlines B738

Logged 8511CA this PM out of KRNT
JA316J a B737-846 s/n 35345 for Japan Airlines
No Call on SBS

New Delta B737

Logged A335F6 with 1st contact at 1234 PST
N306DQ a B737-732 s/n 29633 for Delta Airlines

New Kenyan Airliner

Logged 04C044 on 1st flt this am using call 186 at 0856
It appears to be 5Y-KYE a B737-8Q8 s/n 35286 for Kenya Airlines.

Sunday, December 7, 2008

Unknown Indonesian out of KRNT

Logged 8A0181 with no call on SBS out of KRNT at 1156 PST
Its likely a B739 for Lionair

Saturday, December 6, 2008

Irish Airliner 1st Flt

Logged 4CA6FC I believe took off from KRNT at 0852. No call . I suspect its a Ryanair B737-8AS

Friday, December 5, 2008

New Emirates B772

Logged 896168 using calls BOA6EW, CANADA, and BOE053 this AM
A6-EWH a B777-21HLR s/n 35587 for Emirates Airlines
1st contact 1155 PST

New Continental B739

Logged AA2BA5 on take off from KRNT at 1151 PST
N75429 a B737-924 s/n 30130 for Continental Airlines

Thursday, December 4, 2008

New Emirates B777

Logged 896113 using call BOA6EC this am at 1038 PST
A6-ECL is next in the sequence. Its a B777-36NER s/n 37704
Need confirmation

Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Unknown Brazilian

Logged E4818B using call BOPTMU this am at 804 PST

Unknown Belgian

Logged 448C43 using call BOE479 several times this am
GAS has it as OO-CBC a B747 -400 ERF for Cargo B. I don't know serial or type

Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Ryanair B738 1st Flt

Logged 4CA6A9 using call 893 out of KRNT at 1032 PST
EI-DYV a B737-8AS for Ryanair. I dont have serial number

B737 BBJ logged

Logged A6D59A using call BOE121 1st contact 950PST
N54AG a B737-7JF s/n 375923. No Mode-B data

Unknown Indian B737 1st flt

Logged 8004D9 on take off from KRNT at 9:58
Its likely a Spicejet B737-9GJ. No call on SBS

Monday, December 1, 2008

New Ryanair B738

Logged 4CA6A8 using call 892 on SBS at 1040 PST
Previous 4bars info identifies BOE892 as
EI-DYT a B737-8AS l/n 2745. I don't have serial number

Friday, November 28, 2008

Turkish airlines B738 1st flt

Logged 4BA905 no call on SBS this AM
TC-JHE a B737-8F2 s/n 35744 for Turkish Airlines

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

New Emirates B777

Logged 896112 leaving KPAE using call BOA6EC at 1253 PST. I believe its a new B777

New Brazilian

Logged E48175 using call BOE762. Very short contact no data on sbs
Contact at 0909 PST

New Alaska Airlines B737-800

Logged A677CA on the Gnd This AM
N516AS a B737-890 s/n 39044
Probably will fly later today

Monday, November 24, 2008

Unknown Yugoslav

Logged 4C6FA6 this AM no sbs data
4th log for this aircraft

Saturday, November 22, 2008

Unknown Irish Airliner

Logged 4CA6AA no call on SBS. First contact 1143 PST no altitude or position so may be ground test. Likely a Ryanair B737-800

Saturday, November 15, 2008

New Delta B737

Logged A3323F at 0917 PST using call BOE705 No Position or altitude so may be ground test
N305DQ a B737-732 s/n 29645 destined for Delta Airlines

Friday, November 14, 2008

New Korean Airliner

Logged 71BF75 using call BOE120 this PM at 1342. I suspect Ground test

Thursday, November 13, 2008

New Norwegian B737

Logged 4784C1 taking off from KRNt. No call on SBS
1st log at 1047 PST

Monday, November 10, 2008

Chinese Airliner Update

Logged 780478 using call BOE629 with TO at 1038 this AM
According to previous Fourbars post, this is B-5385 a B737 for Xiamen.
CH-Aviation has B-5385 as A B737-86N s/n 35633 l/n 2741

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

2 Unknown Chinese Airliners

Logged 780483 no call on SBS TO from KRNT at 1148 PST today
Logged 780478 no position data on SBS. First logged 836 PST today

Sunday, November 2, 2008

Strike ends

Well its over. Hope to see lotsa action this week

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Boeing contract vote

Vote for new contract is Saturday.
Should see action Monday if not earlier

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Unknown Dutch Airliner

Lopgged 48455D with no call on SBS first contact 12:31 PDT
Based on previous logs its likely to be
PH-BGF a B737-706 s/n 30365 for KLM

Monday, October 27, 2008

Tentative Contract agreement

Looks like strike may be over with vote later this week
Maybe we wll see more flying soon

Friday, October 24, 2008

unknown Yugoslav

Logged 4C6FA6 tonite no call or position data

rare strike time 1st flt

Logged 85CD04 using call 053 out of KRNT this AM
JA53AN a B737-881 s/n 33891 for All Nippon Airways

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

Unknown Chilean Aircraft

Logged E80242 out of KPAE this am. no call on SBS
1st log was 0756. Aircraft is heading for the coast behaving like a 1st flt
hex code looks like a B767
E80241 was CC-CZZ
E80243 was CC-CZY
These data per GAS

Friday, October 10, 2008

Unknown Angolese Aircraft

Logged 090091 Angolese Aircraft this PM. I missed point of origin but its behaving like a first flt heading for coast at 40K ft. No call on SBS
First log was 1:09 Local Time

Friday, October 3, 2008


Heard BOE116 doing radio checks today. I expect it's a Ground test. No Mode S

Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Rare new log Turkisk B737-800

Logged 4BA904 using call BOE351this evening. I think ground test
TC-JHD a B737-8F2 s/n 35743 for Turkish Airlines

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Unknown Indonesian

Logged 8A0191 today no call or position data

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Unknown Chinese Airliner

Logged 780425 at 11:12 am PDT
No position altitude or call

Saturday, September 13, 2008

New Cathay Pacific B777

Logged 780220 using call BOBKPI out of KPAE
B-KPI is A B777-367ER s/n 36883 for Cathay Pacific
Apparently a little flt test activity going on during strike

Friday, September 12, 2008

Rare 1st flt UPS B-747

Logged A76683 N576UP a B747-44AF s/n 35665 for UPS this PM

Friday, September 5, 2008

Boeing Strike

It appears the that Boeing Machinist Union will strike at 1201 AM Saturday PDT. I expect very few if any first flights until its over. I would guess deliveries of tested aircraft may continue if enough management staff can support the delivery. The later is totally speculation on my part. I will provide updated info as I receive it

New Oman Air B737-800 Aircraft

Logged 70C09D using call 909 this AM
A4O-BC a B737-81M s/n 35284 for Oman Air

Wednesday, September 3, 2008

New unknown US

Logged AA56B5 no call behaving like a 1st flt to 40K andf heading for the coast
1st detected at 11:01 PDT

Friday, August 29, 2008

New Turkish B737-800

Logged 4BA903 with call B570. I saw no altitude so this may be a ground test
first log was 9:18 local time
TC-JHC a B737-8F2 s/n 35742 for Turkish Airlines

Another new Ryanair B737-800

Logged 4CA6A7 no call on SBS
This is likely
EI-DYS a B737-8AS s/n 37514 for Ryanair
Call was BOE891 on VHF

Thursday, August 28, 2008

New JAL B737-800

Logged 8511AB this PM
JA315J a B737-846 s/n 35344 for JAL

Ryanair B737-800 1st flt

Logged 4CA6A6 out of KRNT this PM
It is likely to be
EI-DYR a B737-8AS s/n 37513 for Ryanair
no call on sbs

Xiamen B737-800 1st flt

Logged 780473 using call BOE628 Taking off and airworthy from KRNT
Heard on VHF no SBS call
B-5386 a B737-86N s/n 35634 for Xiamen

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

New Continental Airlines B737-800

Logged AA56B6 out of KRNT this AM no call on SBS
N76517 a B737-824 s/n 31628 for Continental airline

New Ryanair B737-800

Just logged 4CA6A5 using call 889 out of KRNT
This is likely
EI-DYP a B737-8AS s/n 37515 for Ryanair

Tuesday, August 26, 2008

New Delta B737-700

Logged A32E88 using call B704 on SBS this AM
N304DQ A B737-732 s/n 29683 for Delta Airlines
1st flt today

Sunday, August 24, 2008

New JAL B777-300

Logged 8682DA using call BOJA740J out of KPAE
JA740J is a B777-346ER s/n 36127

New Alaska Airlines B737-800

Logged A6705C no call on SBS
N514AS a B737-890 s/n 35193 for Alaska Airlines
I believe its a 1st flt

Saturday, August 23, 2008

New Ryanair B737-800

Logged 4CA6A4 with no call on SBS taking off from KRNT
The next one I have in their hex sequence is EI-DYO a B737-8AS s/n 33636
Need Confirmation

Friday, August 22, 2008

New Chinese Airliner KRNT

Based on Fourbars post regarding B-5402 I believe the Chinese hex I copied during ground test yesterday is tied to this a/c
78049D hex
B-5402 a B737-87L s/n 35531 for Shenzhen Airlines

Thursday, August 21, 2008

New Delta Airlines B737-700

Logged probably during a Ground test at KRNT this PM
A32AD1 N303DQ a B737-732 s/n 29688 for Delta Airlines

New Boeing Business Jet

Logged on the Ground I believe, (no Altitude data)
A44680 with Boeing Reg N375BJ using call BOE302 on SBS

Wednesday, August 20, 2008

New Alaska Airlines B737-800

Just logged A66CA5 no call on SBS
N513AS a B737-890 s/n 35192

More Emirates Confusion

Logged 896179 using call BOE052 on VHF and BOA6EW on SBS
BOEo52 is supposed to be A6-EWG B777-21HLR
I have seen s/n's of 35586 0r 35578 for this a/c
We need to sort out what A6-EWF is as well

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

New Chinese Airliner Unknown

Logged 780482 out of KBFI today. I had logged him doing ground checks on 7-23. He must have flown the 1st time between July 26th and 30th while I was gone.
Like hex was 780481 which I had as B-5395. and flew in June as BOE874 I am not sure this is correct
Now hear radio checks for BOE875which I believe is this A/c
Need help again as usual, lol

New Continental B737-800

Just logged AA56B4 no call on SBS
N76515 a B737-824 s/n 31623 for Continental
TO from KRNT

Qatar A/C A7-BAC

Logged 06A062 using call BOA7BAC this AM so we know who this one is.
B777-3DZER s/n 36010

Monday, August 18, 2008

Qatar B777 Consensus

The Consensus appears to be that
06A063 is A7-BAI, Tnx Dave for all the effort

New Japanese Airliner

logged 861F3C out of KPAE using call OTSUKA this PM
JA617A on GAS

Sunday, August 17, 2008

Strange Event At KRNT

Just Logged 8A0180 PK-LFR a B737-900 return to land at KRNT. I lost the track at 600ft. One does not see this often

New Emirates A/C out of KPAE

Just logged 896178 using call B1 taking off from KPAE
I suspect it's a first flt
It follows 896177 which was A6-EWE. It might be A6-EWG a B777-21HLR

Saturday, August 16, 2008

New Brazilian Aircraft

Logged E4814A using call BOE761 this PM also logged him yesterday evening about 4:37PM with same call. Probably next in line for GOL

Friday, August 15, 2008

Qatar Airlines 1st flt

Logged 06A063 with call BON5028Y on SBS this PM, 1st log at 1:28 PM. This one is currently on coast
I didn't see a Qatar a/c this am so this could be A7-BAE or a second Qatar B777
We will try to sort this all out I hope

New Turkish Airlines B737-800

Logged 4BA908 using call BOE953 out of KRNT with TO about 10:30AM
GAS has it as TC-JHH
Need Confirmation

Unknown Chinese B737 out of KRNT

Logged 7804BB using call BOE908 this AM
TO about 9:24 PDT
Might be B-5398 for Air China

Unknown British Hexcode

Logged 43BE80 very early this AM. No data in Airframes or GAS

Thursday, August 14, 2008

New Continental airlines B737-900

Logged A44565 with no call on SBS this PM
N37427 a B737-924ER s/n 37097 for Continental Airlines

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

New Pegasus B737-800

Logged 4B8429 using call B933 out of KRNT this AM. he used call BOE933 on VHF
TC-AAI a B737-82R s/n 35699 for Pegasus

Monday, August 11, 2008

New Alaska B737-800

Logged A668EE with no call on SBS this AM
N512AS a B737-890 s/n 39043 for Alaska Airlines

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 78045C this AM, no call or posituon data on SBS
The hex looks like a Shanghai Airlines B737-8Q8
This might be B-5369 s/n 35281.
Very unusual to see only altitude reporting on these aircraft

Sunday, August 10, 2008

New Air France B777-328F

Logged while I was the Abbottsford Air Show yesterday
3951C1 using call BON5023Q
F-GUOB a B777-328F s/n 32968 for Air France

Friday, August 8, 2008

New Chinese Aircraft out of KPAE

Logged 780218 out of KPAE using call BOE582 also heard on VHF declaring Airworthy this PM

KLM B737-700 1st Flt

Logged 48455C out of KRNT using call 692 this PM
PH-BGE a B737-706 s/n 30371 for KLM

Thursday, August 7, 2008

YL621 Radio Checks

YL 621 doing radio checks with Boeing Renton this PM. I suspect it will fly tmr

New Egyptair B737-800

Logged 0100E0 using call BOE985 this AM
SU-GCR a B737-886 s/n 35563 for Egyptair
I didn't note point of origin

New Zealander Out of KRNT

Logged C81C16 using call 339 out of KRNT this AM
I am now not sure who he is

Wednesday, August 6, 2008

New JAL B737-800

Logged 851186 using call 209 out of KRNT this AM
JA314J a B737-846 s/n 35343 for Japan Airlines

New Emirates B777-300

Logged 896111 using call BOE851 this AM
A6-ECJ a B777-36HER s/n 35583 for Emirates Airlines

Tuesday, August 5, 2008

Another Chinese B737

Logged 7803B6 taking off fron KRNT at 9:25 using call BOE664
This is likely to be
B-5401 a B737-87L s/n 35530 for Shenzhen Airlines

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 7804BF using call BOE709 this AM at 11:05AM
I missed point of origin

New EL AL Airliner?

Logged 73806B at 9:43 AM no call on SBS
It could be 4K-EKS a B737-8HX s/n 36433
I didn't see point of origin

Monday, August 4, 2008

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 7804AF this PM no call on SBS. I believe it was a first flt but I didn't see point of origin

Sunday, August 3, 2008

Unknown Indonesian airliner

Logged 8A0180 this AM out of KBFI using call BOE012 this AM
I thought it was PK-LFR but I had PK-LFR as 8A1814 using call BOE011 with a flt on 7-15.
Need some help here

Saturday, August 2, 2008

All Nippon Airways B777-300

Logged 896188 using call ANA9397 this AM
JA783A a B777-381ER s/n 27940 for All Nippon Airways
1st flt was 7-25

Nippon Cargo Airlines B747-400

Logged 841EE3 using call NCA696 this AM
JA08KZ a B747-4KZF s/n 36135 for Nippon Cargo Airlines
1st flt was 7-26 according to Cawby

Friday, August 1, 2008


logged JA739J hex 868078 with call JAL7901 tonite
B777-346ER s/n 32437

Brazilian B737-800 1st flight

Logged E4814B using call BOE760 out of KRNT this AM
PR-VBG a B737-8EH s/n 35066

Thursday, July 31, 2008

New Chinese B737-800

Logged 7804CE using call BOE001 out of KRNT
Likely to be
B-5196 a B737-86N s/n 36810 for Air China

Air Berlin B737-700

Logged 3C4982 D-ABLB a B737-76J s/n 36115 for Air Berlin no call on SBS
I don't know 1st flt date

Qatar Vip Flight B737

Logged 06A06C A7-AAZ a B737-8KB s/n 37545 for Qatar Vip Flight out of KBFI this Am. I don't have 1st flt date. He used call 415 on SBS

Thursday, July 24, 2008

New Chinese out of KRNT

Logged 780477 taking off from KRNT at about 9:20 this AM. No call on SBS

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

B-5403 1st Flt

Logged 7804A1 using call BOE026 this AM
B-5403 a B737-84P s/n 35756 for Hainan

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

New LAN Airliner

Logged E8021D using call BOE910 out of KPAE
CC-CXF a B767-316ER s/n 36711


Logged ACE19A N929WN no call on SBS
B737-7H4 s/n 36631

Jim Out of town

Hi folks,
I will be out of town from Thurs AM until the 30th of July. I nwll ask Jordan to moderate while I am gone

Monday, July 21, 2008

Air Berlin B737-86J

Logged 3C4963 using call BOE952 this PM out of KRNT
D-ABKC a B737-86J s/n 37741 for Air Berlin

Kenya Airways B737-800 1st Flt ?

Logged 04C03B with no call on SBS Kenya Airways new Aircraft in the data base is
5Y-KYD s/n 35632 a B737-86N s/n 35632
Need verification

New EVA Air B777

Logged 8990DB using call BOE661 this AM
B-16712 s/n 33755 a B777-35EER for EVA Air

Sunday, July 20, 2008

Another try on the recent Hainan aircraft

I believe these are now correct . Please provide feedback if you see an error

78049E is l/n 2668 s/n 36488 B-5405 with call BOE024
7805A0 is l/n 2778 s/n 36579 B-5406
B-5403 has not yet flown

Friday, July 18, 2008

New US unknown

Logged A13E31 this PM. Tony had him as N1799B a Boeing test Reg
Flew a typical first flt profile I believe he went to Moses Lake

New Turkish B737-800

Logged 4BA902 out of KRNT using Call BOE569 this AM
TC-JHB a B737-8F2 s/n 35741 for Turkish Airlines

Thursday, July 17, 2008

New Aussie

Logged 7C047E using call BOE523 this evening
need help here

Delta B737-700 1st Flt

Logged A3271A using call BOE702 this PM
N302DQ a B737-732 s/n 29648 for Delta Airlines

New Southwest Airlines B737-700

Logged ACDDE3 a B737-7H4 s/n 36890 for Southwest Airlines
No call on VHF

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

BOE206 Radio Checks

BOE206 on VHF doing radio checks SELCAL HPFR

New Chinese Airliner 1st Flt

Logged 7804A0 Flying to coast This PM off at 1:08. I didnt see origin
But did hear BOE025 doing radio checks on VHF
This could be B-5405 a B737-84P s/n 35759 for Hainan
Need Confirmation

Tuesday, July 15, 2008

New TAM B777 1st Flt

Logged E4818A Taking off from KPAE this PM
Used call BON6009 on SBS
The next TAM aircraft is
PT-MUB A B777-32WER s/n 37665

New Xiamen B737-800 1st Flt

Logged 7800AC using call BOE626 out of KRNT this AM
B-5382 a B737-86N s/n 36540 for Xiamen

New Continental Airlines B737-900 Fst Flt

Logged AA2BA2 N75426 a B737-924ER s/n 31622 for Continental out of KRNT this AM. No Call on SBS

Monday, July 14, 2008

Boeing B777 freighter first flt

Logged A643C0 using call BON5020K on SBS and BOE001 on VHF
Flt test of systems
Aircraft is B777 freighter

New KLM B737-700

Logged 48455B using Call B691 on SBS out of KRNT this AM
Mike's Data indicates
PH-BGD a B737-706 s/n 30366 for KLM making 1st flt

Friday, July 11, 2008

New Turkish Airlines B737-800

Logged 4BA901 using call BOE568 out of KRNT
TC-JHA a B737-8F2 s/n 35740 for Turkish airlines

Turkmenistan B737-700 Fst Flt

Logged 60185A using call 216 on SBS out of KRNT this PM
EZ-A007 a B737-7GL s/n 37234 for Turkmenistan Airlines

Continental Airlines B737-800 Fst Flt

Logged AA56B3 N76514 a B737-824 for Continental Airlines today
Used call BOE566 on VHF

BOE522 Radio Checks

Logged BOE 522 on VHF doing radio checks on VHF

Thursday, July 10, 2008

New Southwest Airlines B737

Logged ACDA2C This AM
N927WN A B737-7H4 s/n 36889 for Southwest Airlines

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Qatar Airways Fst Flt

Logged 06A062, A7-BAC a B777-3DZER s/n 36010 for Qatar Airways
Used call BON5016R on SBS
BOE873 on VHF
Updated per 4BARS comment

Wierd Logging this PM

Just logged A3235B, GAS has it as N301DG which I suspect is in error as the aircraft used call BOE701 and it took from KRNT at about 1:06 PM and is heading for the coast
GAS has it as a rotocraft

New Luxembourg Aircraft

Logged 4D010D using call sign BOE551 this AM. idon't see altitude data so not sure if it flew or was ground test.

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Indian Airliner First Flt

Logged 800449 using call 737 out of KRNT this PM.
Aircraft is VT-AXX a B737 -8HG for Air India Express
Data based on comments below

BOE991 Radio Checks

Heard BOE991 making radio checks with SELCAL DFAJ

New Chinese B737?

Logged 78024F using call BOE663 this AM

Wednesday, July 2, 2008

Another Chinese Unknown today

Fst Flt of hex 780492 no call on SBS

New Lion Air B737-900

Logged 8A1814 using call BOE123 this AM
I believe its PK-LFR a B737-9GPER s/n 35719 for Lion Air

Tuesday, July 1, 2008


Logged 44A847 OO-JBG using call BRUCE
Tony has him as a B737-8K5 s/n 35142 for Jetairfly ?

New Air India Airliner

Logged 800463 using call BOVTAL this AM
It appears to be VT-ALN a B777-337ER s/n 36312.
First Flt today

Monday, June 30, 2008

Potential Bad hex

Logged 46803B this AM using call W237 Later logged 86803B using same W237 call
86803B is JA737R

Skymark Airlines 1st Flt

Logged 86803B JA737R a B737-86N s/n 35630 for Skymark Airlines
W237 call sign

Westjet B737-700 Logged1st flt

Logged C03BF7 C-FWSK a B737-7CT s/n 36420 for Westjet this AM
no call on SBS

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Unknown Chinese B737

Logged 78049E out of KRNT this AM no call on SBS
Previous hex codes starting as 78049 were Air China B737-89L's

Saturday, June 28, 2008

New Boeing BJ

Logged A44A37 using call B301 tonite N376BJ

Boeing B757 Catfish

Logged AA340A N757A s/n 22212 up and away from KBFI using call BOE657
This Is F-22 Avionics test bed known as the Catfish because of its unique nose

Friday, June 27, 2008

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 78047D out of KRNT this PM. No call on SBS
Hex code fits with previous Shandong airliner B-5349 Hex 78047C

Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Unknown Brazilian out of KRNT

Logged E48120 outof KRNT this PM no data on SBS.
I did hear an airworthy message from BOE759 at nearly the same time. I think they are related

New Alaska B737-800

Logged A657B9 N508AS s/n 35691 a B737-890 no call on SBS

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

BOE086 SELCAL Checks


Unknown Korean

Logged 71F909 this PM using call HM105

Unknown Korean

Logged 71F909 this PM using call HM105

New Southwest B737-700

Logged ACD675 N926WN a B737-7H4 s/n 36629 for Southwest no call on SBS

Monday, June 23, 2008

Unknown Indian

Logged 808140 no info on SBS, Altitude of 18K

BOE375 Radio Checks

Logged BOE375 doing radio checks this PM. Nothing noted on SBS

New Continental? B737-900

Logged AA2BA1 N75425 a B737-924ER s/n 33460 out of KRNT this PM

New Aussie B737

Logged 7C6DF0 using call BOE565 out of KRNT this PM

New JAL B767-300

Logged 861F88 JA619J a B767-346ER s/n 37550 on first flt out of KPAE

Sunday, June 22, 2008

New QANTAS B737-800

Logged 7C6DD7 a B737-838 s/n 34198 for QANTAS first flt this PM

Saturday, June 21, 2008

Canadian B737 First Flt

Logged C01EF7 C-FLSW on Take off from KRNT using call BOE611 on VHF enroute to KBFI

Friday, June 20, 2008

New Korean B777-200

Logged 71BF66 HL7766 a B777-2B5ER s/n 34213 for Korean Airlines no call on SBS

New Singapore Airlines B777-300

Logged 76CEF3 using call BO9VSW out of KPAE
The next in the sequence is 9V-SWS a B777-312ER s/n 34581

Thursday, June 19, 2008

New Continental B737-800

LoggedAC0B80 N87513 a B737-824 s/n 31621 for Continental Airlines no call on SBS T/O from KRNT

Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Additional Emirates B777-300 fst flt

Logged 896177 using call BOE050

New Southwest B737-700

Logged ACD2BE N925WN a B737-7H4 s/n 36630 for Southwest no Call on SBS

Monday, June 16, 2008

Turkish B737-800 First Flt

Logged 4BA8FA TC-JGZ a B737-8F2 s/n 35739 using call BOE567 taking off from KRNT
Hex Fits with Turkish Sun Express

BOE651 Radio checks

Heard BOE651 doing radio checks with Boeing Flt Test this AM

Air Canada B777 First Flt

Logged C02CF1 using call BOCFRA
C-FRAM a B777-333ER s/n 35250 for Air Canada

Sunday, June 15, 2008

New Norwegian this PM

4784E7 no call

Emirates first flt today

Logged 896110 using call BOE850 this AM. B777-31HER for Emirates

Saturday, June 14, 2008

N575UP fst Flt

Logged A762CC N575UP a B747-44AF s/n 35664 for United Parcel Service this PM. Used Call BOE566

New Air Berlin B737-800

Logged 3C4962 using call BOE951
Gatwick had it as
D-ABKB a B737-76N s/n 28577
D-ABKB is a Lufthansa B737-400
Something wrong here
I still have not seen D-ABLB maybe this one is it
D-ABLB is a B737-86J s/n 36115

Friday, June 13, 2008

New Continental B737-900

Logged A46CE1 N38424 a B737-924ER s/n 37095 for Continental Airlines. I don't have line number. He used call BOE112


BOE905 doing radio checks SELCAL CQFP 10 AM Local Time

Thursday, June 12, 2008

Virgin Blue Fst Flt

Logged 7C6D2F VH-VUP a B737-8FE s/n 36604 for Virgin Blue no call on SBS
I don't have line number


BOE010 doing radio checks used SELCAL APBQ

Continental B737-900 first flt

Logged A4945F N39423 a B737-924ER s/n 32829 this AM

Data from 4BARS

The following is from 4BARS who has a problem posting on the BLOG

D-APBB is the registration of the PrivatAir B737 from your reports

6/6 B-5391 B738 BOE905 for Air China airborne Renton at 1817PDT to PAE and then BFI for painting.....line number 26447/6 B-

B738 BOE023 for Hainan airborne Renton at 1611PDT to PAE then BFI for painting................line number 26488/6

B-5349 B738 BOE521 for Shandong airborne Rentaon at 0947PDT to Moses Lake and then BFI for painting....line number 26429/6

PT-MUA B777 TAM f/f as BOE936 from PAE at 0952PDT to Moses Lake line number 7279/6 LN-NOE B738 of Norwegian f/f from Renton as BOE661 at 1332PDT to Moses Lake then Boeing Field for painting...line number 264710/06

BOE67T is military? (wedgetail? had arrived from Mcconnell AFB a day or so back)10/06

VH- B738 of Qantas f/f from Renton as BOE563 at 1921PDT for PAE and then to BFI for painting......line number 2649

PlusAlso BOE508 which is JAL B777-346ER arrived from Portland having been painted arrived back at PAE on the 7th June at 1014PDT


Wednesday, June 11, 2008


Heard Boeing flt test conducting radio checks with MAGPIE89. All new to me

test message

Gary, This is a test

Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Australian B737-800 first flt

Late TO from KRNT tonight
7C6DD6 VH-VZC a B737-838 s/n 34197 used call B563 for QANTAS

Boeing 67 TANGO

Logged Boeing 67 TANGO on VHF. Said it was landing. Never heard this Call before

Monday, June 9, 2008

New Norwegian B737-800

Logged 4784C0 no call on SBS out of KRNT this PM
Norwegian B737-800

new Brazilian this AM

logged E48189using call BON5573 this AM

Sunday, June 8, 2008

New Chinese Airliner First Flt

Logged 78047C this AM No Call on SBS
Hex code pattern fits a Shenzhen B737-800
No Altitude or track so may be a ground test

Saturday, June 7, 2008

New Chinese B737

Logged 780461 using call BOE023 out of KRNT this PM

Friday, June 6, 2008

Chinese Airliner First Flt

Logged 780491 no Call on SBS out of KRNT this Evening. The next one I have in the sequence is B-5391 a B737-89L for Air China

Future Italian Air Force Tanker

Logged today
AA5D44, N767TT a B767-2EY s/n 33686 destined for the Italian Air Force as a tanker

BOE202 Radio Checks

Logged BOE202 doing radio checks this PM

German Unknown D-APBB

Logged 3C001C using call DAPBB this pm

BOE089 Radio checks

Logged BOE089 doing radio checks this AM

Thursday, June 5, 2008

Unknown B737 out of KRNT this AM

Just logged A3DECF out of KRNT no call on SBS

Tuesday, June 3, 2008

New SELCAL and Radio check

Also heard BOE714 doing radio checks. I don't know if they are related


Logged BOE115 with BDPR
Unidentified B737 at KRNT doing radio check GJHL

N924WN first flt

Logged ACCF07 N924WN a B737-7H4 s/n 36628 for Southwest Airlines

BOE052 High Speed taxi KRNT

Logged BOE052 on VHF conducting high speed taxi KRNT this AM

Monday, June 2, 2008

N923WN First flt

Logged ACCB50 this AM
N923WN a B737-7H4 s/n 36627 for Southwest Airlines

Sunday, June 1, 2008

New Indian B737NG

Logged 8004B8 using call BOE054 out of KNT this PM The next in my data base is VT-SGC a B737-9GJ for Spicejet

Saturday, May 31, 2008

New Alaska B737-800

Logged A6504B no call on SBS this AM
N506AS a B737-890 s/n 35690 for Alaska Airlines

Friday, May 30, 2008

New Chinese Airliner

Logged 780476 using call BOE662 this PM
It seem to fit in sequence as a B737-8AL for Shenzhen Perhaps B-5382?

Another new Ryanair fst flt

logged 4CA64F this pm
The next one in my data base sequence is EI-DYM a B737-8AS s/n 36575
I need help here lol no call on SBS

New JAL B777

Logged 868056 this PM
I think it is
JA738J a B777-346ER s/n 32436 for JAL

Thursday, May 29, 2008

Ryanair new hex 4CA64E

Just logged a Ryanair with hex 4CA64E. I suspect this is the 4CA6A3 earlier logged EI-DYL. It appears earlier hex was in error

N812SY radio and SELCAL checks

Logged AB1271 N812SY using call BOE133 a B737-8Q8 s/n 35271 doing Radio checks: VHF, SELCAL and HF heading for the coast and climbing to 40K

YK615 Radio Check

Heard YK615 doing radio checks with Boeing Ops this PM I think it was a ground test

New Ryanair B737-800 this AM

Logged 4CA6A3 with no call on SBS
I believe it is EI-DYL a B737-8AS s/n 36547 for Ryanair
Need Confirmation

Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Another new Chinese Airliner

Just logged 780481 no call out of KRNT just now. I suspect this one is B-5381 or B-5395 both are B737-800's

New to me Chinese airliner

Logged 780465 using call B8089 this PM. Hex code is in the range of Shenzhen airliners. I don't know if this a first flt or just a first time visitor

JAL B737-800 First Flt

Logged 851164 using call BOE208
JA313J a B737-846 s/n 35342 for JAL

Monday, May 26, 2008

LAN Airlines first flt

logged E8021C using call BOE909 this AM
Data from 4Bars indicates its CC-CXE
CC-CXE is a B767-316ER s/n 35696

Sunday, May 25, 2008

Panamanian Airliner first log

Logged 0C203A no SBS call this PM
Mike's data showed a pending COPA airline flt
HP-1543CMP a B737-8V3 s/n 35278.
Need confirmation here

Saturday, May 24, 2008

424239 Unknown Logged today

Logged hex 424239 using call VPBIZ this PM. I don't know who or what he is. It was a first time log. No altitudes so may have been on the ground

Thursday, May 22, 2008

A second new French airliner

Just logged 3965A2 no call on SBS
F-GZNC B777-328ER s/n 35542 Air France
I don't know if this is a first flt

New French B737-800

Logged 398EEB using call BOE086 this PM out of KRNT
Database shows
F-HDXL a B737-8Q8 s/n 35279. I don't know customer

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

New Nippon Cargo airlines B747

Logged 841B4F using call BOE477 this PM
JA07KZ a B747-4KZF s/n 36134 for Nippon Cargo Airlines

New Norwegian B737 out of KRNT

Logged 4784C2 out of KRNT no call on SBS
Looks like
LN-NOD a B737-8Q8 s/n 35280 for Norwegian Air Shuttle

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

New Skymark Airlines B737

logged 86803A JA737Q a B737-86N s/n 35228 for Skymark Airlines this AM

New Air India B777

Logged 800462 using call BOVTAL out of KPAE this AM. I suspect its an Air India B777

Monday, May 19, 2008

Airtran B737 first flt

Logged A3DB18 N348AT a B737-7BD s/n 36720 out of KRNT this AM

Sunday, May 18, 2008

New Quantas B737-800

Logged this AM
7C6DD5 VH-VZB a B737-838 s/n 34196 for Quantas

Friday, May 16, 2008

Sun Express first flight

Logged 4BCDC7 using call BOE592 this PM
TC-SNG a B737-8HC s/n 36530 for Sun Express

Thursday, May 15, 2008

New Singapore Airlines B777

Logged 76CEF2 using call BOE 707 this PM
The next in my data base is 9V-SWR a B777-321ER s/n 34583 for Singapore Airlines

New TUIfly B737

Logged 3C630A using call BOE650 this AM on first flt
D-AHXJ a B737-7K5 s/n 35277 for TUIfly

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

XL Airways B737-900 first flt

Logged 4057AF Using call BOE207
Data from Mike and fourbars indicate aircraft is
G-XLAR a B737-96N s/n 35227 for XL Airways

Tuesday, May 13, 2008

New LAN Airlines aircraft

Logged E8021A this AM no call on SBS
I suspect its a LAN Airlines B767-31ER but don't know which one

New Indian Aircraft

Logged 800448 this AM no Call on SBS
Next in my data base is
800448 VT-AXW a B737-8HG s/n 36334 for Air India Express
Thisv also agrees with earlier predictions

Monday, May 12, 2008

N922WN First Flight

logged this AM ACC799 N922WN a B737-7H4 s/n 32461

Sunday, May 11, 2008

New Dutch B737

Logged 48455A n0 call on SBS this AM
An earlier post said PH-BGC was due to fly
PH-BGC is a B737-8K2 s/n 30681 for KLM

Saturday, May 10, 2008

780217 Unknown Chinese aircraft this AM

Logged first time this AM
780217 using call BOE581 I need help with this one

Friday, May 9, 2008

New EVA Airways B777-35EER

Logged 8990DA this PM
I believe its a B777-35EER for EVA Airways. The next in the sequence I have is B-16711

2nd New Continental Airlines A/C today

Logged AC0B7F using call BOE564 this PM
N87512 a B737-824 s/n 33458 for Continental Airlines

New Continental Airlines B737-900

Logged A44560 no Call on SBS
N37422 a B737-924ER s/n 31620 Registered to The Boeing Company
A/C for Continental Airlines

Thursday, May 8, 2008

New Chinese B737 this PM

Logged 7800DA using call BOE022 this PM
Data from Fourbars indicates this to be
B-5373 a B737-84P s/n 35754 for Hainan Airlines

Wednesday, May 7, 2008

2nd Chinese Airliner today

logged 7804B0 this evening. this maybe the China United Airlines B737 that fourbars referenced earlier today. No call on SBS and I didn't notice point of origin

Shenzen Airliner 1st Flt

Logged 780474 this AM no call on sbs
According to fourbars data and my database this is likely
B-5380 a B737-87L s/n 35527

Tuesday, May 6, 2008

Turkish Airliner first flt

4BA8F9 TC-JGY up today
database shows this as B737-HC s/n 36530 for Sun Express ?

Transavia and WestJet 1st Flts

Logged this am
3964E4 F-GZHE a B737-8K2 s/n 29678 for
C0078E C-FCWJ a B737-7CT s/n 35086 for WestJet. They are using old B737-300 registrations over so Gatwick needs to be updated

Tie-up Data courtesy fourbars

Monday, May 5, 2008

TUIfly first flt

logged 3C6309 using call BOE649 out of KRNT
D-AHXI a B737-7K5 s/n 35141 for TUIfly

Chinese Unknown

Logged 780214 using call BON5028. I didn't notice point of origin. It's likely a first flight

Mode-S for Liembo et al

Liembo asked about Mode-S . The link below provides some info on it. Basically for the hobbiest it employs areciver to decode and display messages from transponder equipped aircraft as they are pinged by the Air Traffic Control Radars

Sunday, May 4, 2008

New Chilean Aircraft

Logged E8021E using call BOE908 this PM
My data base shows a previous LAN aircraft using call sign BOE 907 was CC-CXC a B767-316ER so this may be the next in the sequence

Saturday, May 3, 2008

New SAS B737

Logged 4784E8 using call BOE374
Mike's data shows BOE374 as
LN-RRF a B737-883 s/n35707 Leased from Air Europa
I believe this is a first flt out of KRNT

Friday, May 2, 2008

Futura Tie Ups

Looks like we have hex and registration and type correct but S/N's are in error
EC-KQQ is not s/n 35227
EC-KQR is not s/n 36529
Need help here

New Chinese B737-800

Logged 78021E using call BOE712 this PM
My data shows this likely to be
B-KBR a B737-84P s/n 35276 for Hong Kong Airlines
Data fits past hex sequence and Mike's data

Thursday, May 1, 2008

New All Nippon Airways B737-800

logged this PM
85C5DC JA51AN a B737-881 s/n 33886 for All Nippon Airways using call BOE051

New Continental B737-800

Logged AAA5AE N78511 a B737-824 s/n 33459 for Continental Airlines no SBS call sign

New Air Canada B777

Logged C0174F C-FIVM a B777-333ER s/n 35251 out of KPAE this AM He used call sign BOE748

Tuesday, April 29, 2008

New B737 0ut of KRNT

Logged A13DA5 using call BOE053 using Boeing flt test registration taking off from KRNT
Mike's data skows BOE053 to become VT-SGB a B737-9GJ s/n 34956 for Spicejet

Monday, April 28, 2008

New Air China B37-800 out of KRNT

Logged 780490 using call sign BOE904 off from KRNT
Mike's data shows BOE904 as
B-5390 a B737-8AL s/n 36486 for Air China

New Emirates B777 KPAE

Logged 89610F using call BOA6EC
Next in sequence is
A6-ECH a B777-31HER s/n 35581 for Emirates Airlines

Sunday, April 27, 2008

Chinese A/C out of KRNT today

Just logged 780472 (no call) Take off from KRNT this PM and head for the coast
From Mike Steer data it appears to be B-5379, Shenzhen Airlines or B-5390 , Air China
From previous sequence of hex codes I would say its B-5379

Unresolved Futura up today

The second Futura B739-96NER hex 34058 EC-??? is up on test flight to the coast using call BOE202

Friday, April 25, 2008

Travel Service Airlines first flt

logged 49D09E taking off from KRNT this AM no Call
It may be OK-TVH s/n 35275 a B737-8Q8. for Travel Service Airlines. Need confirmation of this one

Thursday, April 24, 2008

New Singapore Airlines B777

Logged 76CEF1 using call BO9VSW heading for the coast. The next in the sequence I have is 9V-SWQ a B777-312ER s/n 3458

LN-RRE Tieup

Nickb was correct regarding unknown SAS in a previous post. I had logged this hexcode on 4/7 but it may have been on the ground as I see no altitudes listed. I do see altitudes on 4/13.
4784E9 LN-RRE s/n 35706 a B737-883 for SAS

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

N921WN first Flt Today

Data Courtesy Mike Steers
N921WN B737-7H4 s/n 36626 using Call BOE366 Hex ACC3E2 first Flt out of KRNT

N597AS first flight

Courtesy of Mike Steers,
N597AS c/n 35689 a B737-890 made first flight today out of KRNT

Unknown Chinese Airliner

Logged 78001B out of KBFI this AM. Gary mentioned a Hainan B737-800. This might be it. He mentioned Line number 2593 which appears too low. Planespotters has l/n 2593 as B-2926 a B737-31B of China Southern. Airplane 78001B first flew on 4-15

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

Unknown high flying Korean

Logged 71BF99 at 45k ft . no position data no call sign. First time here in Puget Sound Area

Unknown Australian this AM

Logged this AM, no call VH-LYM hex 7C3B1C

Monday, April 21, 2008

New UK Log this AM Puget Sound

Gary, mentioned a pending XL Airways B737-900 flt this week. I just logged 4057AE with no call. Is This the XL aircraft?

Sunday, April 20, 2008

New Air France B777

Logged this PM
3965A1 F-GZNB s/n 32964 a B777-328ER Air France using Call BOE538

Saturday, April 19, 2008

New Log this PM

3C6308 D-AHXH s/n 35282 a B737-7K5 TUIfly

Friday, April 18, 2008


Gary is right on
484559 using call BOE926 just took off from KRNT
B737-8K2 s/n 37594 PH-BGB

Unknown out of KRNT this PM

Just logged A9A75d leaving Renton using call 120

N920WN first flight

N920WN ACC02B A B737-7H4 is up heading for the coast. s/n32460 for Southwest Airlines as Gary indicated

Thursday, April 17, 2008

78045B Tie up

Noticed this log on S-Mode site courtesy of Gary Browne
B-5368 a B737-8Q8 s/n 35271 for Shanghai Airlines


Wednesday, April 16, 2008

New Futura Puget Sound

34058 EC-??? took off KRNT this PM EC-???
34057 EC-??? first flight was 3-17

New B777 Puget Sound

Logged 71BF65 using call BOHL7765 this AM
According to HL-7765 is a B777-2B5 (ER) s/n 34212 Korean Airlines. I believe this is a first flight

Tuesday, April 15, 2008

Unknown 1st Chinese Logged today

78001B no call I believe a first flight

Monday, April 14, 2008

KRNT TO Puget Sound

AA7E2E N77510 a B737-824 s/n 32828 registered to Boeing Company just lifted off from KRNT heading to the coast logging data via Gatwick

New Log Puget Sound 4-14

Logged ACBA1B N919WN a B737-7H4 s/n 36625 The Boeing Company this AM

Sunday, April 13, 2008

Unknown Norwegian

Logged 4/6 and 4/13
4784E9 I am guessing its either LN-NOD or LN-NOF B737-800's for Norwegian Air Shuttle

N787 RR Tie up

N787RR B787 engine test aircraft. I have not yet logged him but Data is as follows
AAAC0E B747-267B s/n 21966 Rolls Royce America Inc

78021D Tie-up

Based on Rick's pic I think we can tie-up 78021D as
B-KBQ using call HKE8002 a B737-84P s/n 35274 Hong Kong Express

First flt 3-29-2008 also used call sign BOE711

Saturday, April 12, 2008

New Zealand Unknown

Logged C81B55 with no call sign this PM

First Flight KRNT this AM

Logged 3C6307 D-AHXG a B737-7K5 s/n 35140 for TUIFLY

1st Flight this PM out of KPAE

Just logged C0173F C-FIUW using Call sign BOE747
Multiple sources identify C-FIUW as a B777-333ER s/n 35249 Air Canada

operational check

Thanks Jordan,
We shall see how this works

First post!

Let's try to make this a useful resource. Before posting, look to see if the airframe has already been posted, and add a comment if it has. Have fun!