The morning sunrise illuminates Mount Rainier as it overlooks King County International Airport/Boeing Field.

Reminder: Main Runway overnight closures resume tonight, last into fall

As we previously announced, the scheduled intermittent, overnight closures of the Airport’s Main Runway resume tonight, beginning at 9:45 p.m. The closures are necessary while crews perform preventative maintenance and construction. From August to October, Main Runway 14R/32L at King County International Airport/Boeing Field will be closed overnight from Thursday night through Sunday night, into…

This is an aerial view of King County International Airport/Boeing Field featuring its new runway numbering.

Overnight closures of Main Runway begin summer, last into early fall

Heads up: the Airport has scheduled intermittent, overnight closures of its Main Runway for two nights this month, and more closures are planned from August to October. The closures are necessary while crews perform preventative maintenance and construction. The work begins this month, when Main Runway 14R/32L at King County International Airport/Boeing Field will be…

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:…

five snowplows on airport runway

Let it snow: King County Airport is ready

Snow may be in the forecast, but staff at King County International Airport/Boeing Field is ready — fresh from conducting our annual pre-winter season review of plans and procedures. We’ve reviewed with stakeholders our FAA approved Snow and Ice Control Plan, which outlines how we prepare, the various levels of the plan, and under what…