Students and staff from Renton High School listen to Boeing Field's Jason Cunningham during a DiscoverU visit

Students get behind-the-scenes look at the Airport

One of the best parts of our job is helping young people discover the aviation industry. Last month, we got the opportunity to introduce several students from Renton High School to our work as part of DiscoverU – when students across Seattle and South King County are encouraged to explore college and career options. Programs…

A south-facing view of the runway at King County International Airport/Boeing Field

Temporary, intermittent runway and taxiway closures Oct. 9-20 for Airport runway painting

We’re doing some touch-ups to the airfield this month, so King County International Airport/Boeing Field users should expect intermittent taxiway and nighttime runway closures. From Oct. 9 to Oct. 20, the Airport and its contractor are scheduled to remove the airfield’s temporary, surface runway holding positioning signs and replace them with permanent, thermoplastic markings. During…

Boeing Field runway and Mount Rainier

Changing magnetic poles mean new runway numbers at BFI

Earth’s magnetic field is-a-changing, and as a result – for the first time in about 50 years – so are the runway numbers at King County International Airport/Boeing Field. On Thursday, Aug. 17, the Federal Aviation Administration-assigned numbers for BFI’s main and utility runways – which help direct take-offs and landings – will officially change:…

Officials pose during the ribbon-cutting of Signature Flight Support's ne executive terminal at King County International Airport/Boeing Field on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017.

Signature Flight Supports celebrates new $11.5 million facility at King County International Airport/Boeing Field

We want to offer a hearty “congratulations!” to Signature Flight Support for its new facility at King County International Airport/Boeing Field. Although the Orlando, Fla.-based company has operated out of its $11.5 million, 6,250-square-foot executive terminal since the beginning of this year, officials with one of the Airport’s largest Fixed-Base Operators (FBO’s) ceremoniously cut the…

Tthe United States Navy’s Flight Demonstration Team, the Blue Angels, prepare to take off from King County International Airport/Boeing Field on Friday, Aug. 4, 2017.

Seafair Weekend Temporary Flight Restriction

This is a reminder to our aviation community that the Federal Aviation Administration has placed a Temporary Flight Restriction (TFR) on King County International Airport/Boeing Field’s airspace. The reason for the TFR is to make sure everyone is safe for this weekend’s Boeing Seafair Air Show at Genesee Park. BFI is serving as the nerve…