Paine Field is a unique airport. It is home to over 650 aircraft, including small, single engine recreational aircraft, corporate jets, vintage Warbirds and brand new Boeing Dreamliners. Located about 30 miles north of downtown Seattle, the airport offers high quality aviation facilities, including an FAA tower, Cat 1 ILS, Part 139 certification, FBO services and good access to Seattle, Bellevue and Redmond.
Paine Field has become a major tourist destination with the opening of the Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour, the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum and the Historic Flight Foundation. Other attractions include Legend Flyers-Me-262 Project and the Museum of Flight Restoration Center.
The airport's economic impact is estimated at 65,000 jobs (34,000 direct) and an output of $20 billion annually.