19 July 2017

China Southern Airlines' B-1412

China Southern Airlines is taking delivery of B-1412 (c/n 63239, l/n 6487) this morning. The 737-81B, their second delivery in six days, is making its delivery flight from BFI as CSN1412, and will overnight at HNL.

Upcoming 737NG & 737MAX Deliveries

With many of the airlines around Asia and Oceania ordering Next Generation 737s and 737 MAXs, most of those airliners will stop through Hawai‘i (mainly HNL) during the first segment of their island-hopping delivery flights from Boeing Field (BFI) [map]. This post is continuously updated as new information becomes available.

According to The Boeing Test Flights website, these listed below are the airframes that have begun assembly, or made its first flight from RNT, or are being readied for delivery on the BFI flightline. Additional information also provided by Tyke's Aero Blog and PlaneSpotters.net's 737 Production List. Those listed below, should make a stopover in Hawai‘i on their first segment out of BFI on their delivery flights in the near future:
DELIVERED
6475 | B-7831 | 42945 | Xiamen Air | -85C [07.11.17 CXA8099]
6477 | B-1465 | 63044 | China United Airlines | -89P [07.11.17 CUA1465]
6471 | B-1410 | 63241 | China Southern Airlines | -81B [07.13.17 CSN410]
6476 | B-1487 | 62571 | Hainan Airlines | -84P [07.13.17 CHH1487]
6483 | B-1480 | 61435 | Fuzhou Airlines | -86W [07.13.17 B1480]
6480 | B-1458 | 60869 | Air China Inner Mongolia| -89L [07.14.17 CNM047]
6482 | B-1488 | 60692 | Hainan Airlines | -84P [07.14.17 CHH1488]
6479 | B-1475 | 61126 | Shenzhen Airlines | -87L [07.14.17 CSZ1475]
6478 | B-1439 | 61434 | Shandong Airlines | -85N [07.15.17 CDG1439]
6486 | B-7818 | 42941 | Xiamen Air | -85C [07.18.17 CXA8199]
6487 | B-1412 | 63239 | China Southern Airlines | -81B [07.19.17 CSN1412]


737 NG
6230 | B-1592 | 61357 | 9 Air | -86X « BFI
6275 | B-1590 | 61275 | Donghai Airlines | -83Z « BFI
6370 | B-7998 | 61358 | 9 Air | -86X « BFI
6400 | B-1415 | 61276 | Donghai Airlines | -83Z « BFI
6401 | B-1420 | 41115 | Okay Airways | -9KFER « BFI
6449 | B-1472 | 61360 | 9 Air | -86X « BFI
6453 | JA06GR | 61798 | Spring Airlines Japan | -8AL «
6460 | B-1473 | 61361 | 9 Air | -86X « BFI
6484 | B-1460 | 61706 | Kunming Airlines | -7LY «
6489 | B-1440 | 61435 | Shandong Airlines | -85N «
6494 | VH-YFY | 41016 | Virgin Australia | -8FE "Mungalla" «
6496 | B-1411 | 63240 | China Southern Airlines | -81B «
6498 | B-1476 | 61117 | Shenzhen Airlines | -87L «
6500 | B-1310 | 43900 | China Easter Airlines | -89P «
6501 | B-1489 | 44393 | Hainan Airlines | -84P «
6504 | B-1447 | 42975 | Hebei Airlines | -8LW «
6505 | B-____ | 61688 | Shanghai Airlines | -89P «

737 MAX
6250 | PK-L__ | 42987 | Lion Air | -MAX9 (N7379E) «
6308 | PK-L__ | 42987 | Lion Air | -MAX9 (N739EX) «
6344 | PK-LQF | 42990 | Lion Air | -MAX8 «
6441 | PK-LQH | 42996 | Lion Air | -MAX8 «
6448 | PK-LQG | 42995 | Lion Air | -MAX8 «
6464 | B-____ | 61621 | China Eastern Airlines | -MAX8 «

« Pre-Flight Prep
« First Flight: 07.17.17
« Pre-Delivery Test Phase
« Stored (Location [IATA])
° New / Modified Livery
* Special Livery / Markings

On the occasion that a delivery flight stops through a Neighbor Island airport, or Anchorage, AK [ANC], their IATA airport code will noted after its flight number. However, when the delivery flight goes through ANC, it will not be listed on the "Deliveries" pages.

Due to the amount of orders known, the 737 Order List has been moved to its own tab. When an airframe begins assembly or makes its first flight, the listing will be moved to this post, according to order of the Line Numbers.

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18 July 2017

Xiamen Air's B-7818

Xiamen Air is taking delivery of B-7818 (c/n 42941, l/n 6486) this morning. The 737-85C is making its delivery flight from BFI as CXA8199, and will overnight at HNL.

15 July 2017

Shandong Airlines' B-1439

Shandong Airlines is taking delivery of B-1439 (c/n 61434, l/n 6478) today. The 737-85N is making its delivery flight from BFI as CDG1439, and will overnight at HNL.

14 July 2017

Shenzhen Airlines' B-1475

Shenzhen Airlines is taking delivery of B-1475 (c/n 61126, l/n 6479) this afternoon. The 737-87L is making its delivery flight from BFI as CSZ1475, and will overnight at HNL. This 737 made its original delivery flight earlier this morning, but returned to BFI an hour into the flight.

Hainan Airlines' B-1488

Hainan Airlines is taking delivery of B-1488 (c/n 60692, l/n 6482) today. The 737-84P, their second delivery in as many days, is making its delivery flight from BFI as CHH1488, and will overnight at HNL.

Qantas Airways' VH-OJT

Qantas Airways' 747-436, VH-OJT "Fraser Island" (c/n 25565, l/n 1233), has made a stop at HNL from SYD as QFA6037, as a charter flight.

Air China Inner Mongolia's B-1458

Air China Inner Mongolia is taking delivery of B-1458 (c/n 60869, l/n 6480) today. The 737-89L is making its delivery flight from BFI as CNM047, and will overnight at HNL.

Air China's Inner Mongolia subsidiary now has a fleet of three 737-89Ls, and a 737-79L. Notice that the People's Republic of China flag is absent from where it normally is next to the titles, as well as the Star Alliance logo that is normally between the door and the cockpit window.

Air New Zealand's ZK-OKF

Air New Zealand's 777-219ER, ZK-OKF (c/n 34378, l/n 575) made a stop at HNL this morning from BNE on a charter flight as ANZ1930. It will depart later this morning for AKL as ANZ1395.

13 July 2017

Fuzhou Airlines' B-1480

Fuzhou Airlines is taking delivery of B-1480 (c/n 61435, l/n 6483) today. The 737-86W is making its delivery flight from BFI as B1480, and will overnight at HNL, after completing its first leg.

Hainan Airlines' B-1487

Hainan Airlines is taking delivery of B-1487 (c/n 62571, l/n 6476) today. The 737-84P is making its delivery flight from BFI as CHH1487, and will overnight at HNL, after completing its first leg.

China Southern Airlines' B-1410

China Southern Airlines is taking delivery of B-1410 (c/n 63241, l/n 6471) this morning. The 737-81B is making its delivery flight from BFI as CSN410, and will overnight at HNL, after completing the first leg.

12 July 2017

Virgin Australia's VH-ZPK

Virgin Australia is ferrying VH-ZPK "Aussie Rob" (msn 19000218) from BNE to BNA, with stops at APW, HNL, and VNY, as VOZ9901. The E190-100AR is ferrying for maintenance, and should return in a few weeks. 

11 July 2017

China United Airlines' B-1465

China United Airlines is taking delivery of B-1465 (c/n 63044, l/n 6477) today. The 737-89P is making its delivery flight from BFI as CUA1465, and will overnight at HNL.

Xiamen Air's B-7831

Xiamen Air is taking delivery of B-7831 (c/n 42945, l/n 6475) this morning. The 737-85C is making its delivery flight from BFI as CXA8099, and will overnight at HNL.

10 July 2017

Aloha ‘Oe N319NE

Asia Pacific Airlines is ferrying their 727-212F/Adv, N319NE (c/n 21349, l/n 1289), from GUM to IGM [Kingman, AZ], via HNL. According to sources, it's scheduled to be put up for sale, and is due for a heavy check.

05 July 2017

Kingdom of Morocco's CN-MVI

The Kingdom of Morocco's 737-8KB BBJ2, CN-MVI (c/n 37545, l/n 2696), has made a stop at HNL from SFO.

China Eastern Airlines' N7862A

China Eastern Airlines is ferrying N7862A (c/n 33009, l/n 1782), a 737-79P, from KMG to PAE, via GUM and HNL. It remains the original very with the green Yunnan peacock feather.

33009 was delivered to China Eastern Airlines in June 2005 as B-5084, leased from ILFC. In 2012, it had Blended Winglets installed and the green Yunnan peacock feather decal applied. In May 2014, it was sold to AerCap, and its lease with China Eastern transferred. It was withdrawn from use this past May, and will be going to Southwest Airlines as N7862A (f/n 7862). While at PAE, it will undergo Southwest's interior and exterior look.

04 July 2017

Virgin Australia's VH-ZPQ

Virgin Australia's VH-ZPQ "Main Beach" (msn 19000412) is ferrying from BNE to BNA, via APW, HNL, and VNY for maintenance as VOZ9901.

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