Connected By More Than A Runway

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The Truckee Tahoe Airport is a community airport that provides high quality aviation facilities and services to meet local needs, and strives for low impact on our neighbors while enhancing the benefit to the community-at-large.

The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!



TOWER/CTAF: 120.575 Mhz / AWOS: 118.0 Mhz / UNICOM-FBO: 122.95 Mhz / GROUND: 118.3 *when Tower is in operation / Oakland Center: 127.95 Mhz


June 11, 1956 - February 15, 2018

The Truckee Tahoe Airport District has lost a respected employee, a great mechanic, and a very good friend.

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Rick (Ricky) Anzar passed away unexpectedly on February 15, 2018.  He was a loving husband of Scheyer Anzar, proud father of Cole and Nicholas Anzar, and brother to Bob Anzar.

Rick, better known as Ricky, loved Lake Tahoe.  He worked at Squaw Valley for 18 years and has been at the Truckee Tahoe Airport for the last 7 years.  He loved his job as a master mechanic. He will be greatly missed by his family and his friends.

Services will be held at noon on March 17th at the First Baptist Church in Tahoe City, located at 390 Fairway Dr., Tahoe City, CA 96145.

Rick’s son Cole has set up a Go Fund Me account to help with unexpected life expenses.  If you feel like contributing, please visit: Click here


KTRK CAUTIONS: Mountainous Terrain / High Density Altitude / Glider Activity / High Field Elevation / Wind Gusts / Wildlife
KTRK: RWY 02 - Arrival from the North (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 02 - Departure "Preferred Calm Wind Departure Runway" (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 1 1 - Arrival from the South Southeast (VFR) NEW!
KTRK: RWY 1 1 - Departure to the Northwest (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 20 - Arrival Gateway (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 20 - Departure Left 270° to the West (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 29 - Arrival Gateway (VFR)
KTRK: RWY 29 - Departure Bypass (VFR)


Mar 16, 2018

Seasonal Mountain Weather & Class D Airspace at KTRK.  Come listen to an informative talk by Chris Smallcomb with Reno NWS and Bill Grava with Midwest ATC. Click heading for more info.

Mar 10, 2018

The airport's Operations & Maintenance Department is hiring for both permanent and summer seasonal help. Click heading for full details.

Mar 09, 2018

KTRK is looking at recruiting a Community Member for it's Airport Community Advisory Team.  For more information about this public service volunteer opportunity click on the heading.

Mar 06, 2018

Sierra Aero LLC, along with your Truckee Tahoe Airport District is holding an AOPA Rusty Pilot Seminar on Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 1- 4 pm. Click heading for more information.

Having a concern about airport noise and annoyance? Click on the heading for additional information.

Feb 07, 2018

Big turn out Tuesday evening for Dr. Howard Donner's speaker event on wilderness survival! 75 folks learned what to pack in a first aid kit, regardless if you're camping overnight or going on a month long back-country excursion.

KTRK is looking for a part time/temporary Administrative Clerk to help in the Aviation & Community Services department. 

KTRK held a drawing of locally based non-profits for the right to buy its 2002 GMC 12 pax, 2 wheel drive van with 40,500 miles on it for $5.00. Click heading to read more...

Local Civil Air Patrol Cadets were treated to an evening of pizza and full motion flight simulator time by KTRK based Mountain Lion Aviation. Click heading for more.

Dec 21, 2017

The FAA has issued Safety Alert For Operators (SAFO) # 17012 regarding Runway Intersection Incursions.

Dec 20, 2017

KTRK is requesting proposals (RFP's) for 2 projects. Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasures Analysis and Federal Lobbyist. Both have a deadline to respond of 5:00pm PST Friday, January 19, 2018.

KTRK's seasonal tower will reopen for the winter peak season Dec 15, 2017 - Feb 28, 2018. UNICOM/FBO frequency changes to 122.95 Mhz. Click heading for more info.

"Connected" is a KTRK Airport News big-sheet mass mailer that is produced twice annually and mailed to over 20,000 District mailing addresses. Click heading for an online version.


Welcome from the General Manager

Since 1958, the Truckee Tahoe Airport District has been providing a high quality, safe facility for pilots, visitors and the community. Nestled in the Sierra Nevada mountain range at an elevation of 5,900 feet, twelve miles from Lake Tahoe, we promise one of the most scenic flight and visiting experiences in the world. We are proud of our pilot safety and community programs, state-of-art energy saving facilities and top notch staff and leadership. We are committed to offering the best small, mountain airport in the Country.

Kevin Smith, General Manager

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