King County International Airport/Boeing Field hosted an exercise in which agencies worked together durng a theoretical traffic incident that shut down a portion of Intestate 5 for a week.

Practicing for disaster response: KCIA/Boeing Field hosted regional leaders to prepare for emergency

If a traffic collision on Interstate 5 caused extensive damage and shut down both directions of the freeway for days, how would the Puget Sound region keep people moving? On Tuesday, May 16, at King County International Airport/Boeing Field, representatives from local, state and federal stakeholder agencies participated in an exercise intended to address that…

The Master Plan Update Working Group for King County International Airport/Boeing Field

Here’s your spring news on the Airport Master Plan Update

So what’s going on with the Master Plan Update for King County International Airport/Boeing Field? Here are a few updates: What we’ve been up to The airport planning team collected feedback on a set of land use options from the Airport Working Group (AWG) in January. This feedback, in addition to comments received from community…

A KC-46 refules an F-16 fighter jet

KC-46 flight test scheduled for Friday night

The Boeing Company is scheduled to conduct a flight test of its new KC-46 Pegasus refueling aircraft Friday night at King County International Airport/Boeing Field. The KC-46, accompanied by a Navy F-18 jet, is scheduled to depart at 6 p.m. Both aircraft are scheduled to return at approximately 11 p.m. This flight test is weather-dependent and…

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Airport immediately addresses issues raised in L&I inspection

King County International Airport/Boeing Field has immediately addressed issues that surfaced during a recent Washington State Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) Division of Safety and Health inspection of its maintenance building – an inspection that concluded the risk of exposure to asbestos in the employee-only facility is very low. The inspection arose from an…