The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!
COME SEE SANTA AT KTRK! ALL ARE INVITED!
Bring your kids to the Airport at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 10, 2016 to watch Santa fly-in on a special plane. Enjoy hot chocolate, yummy holiday treats, and more! Visit with Santa and/or Mrs Claus and receive special gifts for the kids! This is a free Truckee Tahoe Airport District sponsored community event.
TRUCKEE, BASE CAMP FOR A BIG LIFE
The Truckee Chamber of Commerce has a new marketing campaign for the town: “TRUCKEE Base camp for a big life”. They had video’s produced for many local agencies and businesses. The videos were premiered at the Chamber’s annual Truckee Awards Dinner on October 14, 2016. This is the Airport’s promo video featuring some of our employees. (Video Credit: Rotor Collective Digital Cinema)
KTRK VIDEO LIBRARY
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)
There are 3 new proposed Airport Improvement Projects (AIP's) for summer 2017. Public comments or questions will be taken thru 01/10/2017.
Neighborhood Meeting summary report. Presentation set for Nov 30th Board meeting. Public comments encouraged.
Over $4M of airfield paving projects were completed during the summer construction season.
KTRK hosted an aviation career booth at the 4th annual Truckee High STEAM & Career Fair.
TRK Art Director Carole Sesko has just hung the Fall 2016 art show in the airport's Main Terminal building. Click for full story.
Zen Pilot Robert DeLaurentis talked about his epic single engine aircraft flight around the world. Click heading for more.
This summer's four major airfield paving projects, funded by the FAA and TRK have been completed. Click heading for more.
Great weather, great turn out, great fun! Click heading for full story and pics.
CA local residences and businesses took advantage of the FREE paint drop off event at TRK and set new collection records.
A flying historical museum the B-25 "Executive Sweet" stopped by TRK for ramp viewing and scenic rides. Click heading for more details.
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
Photo by ScottShotsPhoto.com