Connected By More Than A Runway

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OUR MISSION

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!

SEASONAL CONTROL TOWER IN OPERATION

JUNE 1 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 15, 2017, 7 AM - 9 PM DAILY
KTRK FREQUENCIES:
TOWER-CTAF: 120.575 Mhz / GROUND CONTROL: 118.3 Mhz
AWOS: 118.0 Mhz / UNICOM-FBO: 122.8 Mhz

PILOTS - TAKE THE QUICK 3 QUESTION TOWER SURVEY HERE


AIR SHOW & FAMILY FESTIVAL 2017

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  • Slider airshow wwii yellow w phred
  • Slider airshow c130 with flag
  • Slider airshow stilt ladies
  • Slider airshow mustang
  • Slider airshow firecat fuel truck
  • Slider airshow red bull sky diver
  • Slider airshow cirrus
  • Slider airshow amilia earhardt
  • Slider airshow a10
  • Slider airshow c130 air nat
  • Slider airshow yellow plane in flight
  • Slider airshow black jet
  • Slider airshow elizabeth collins
  • Slider airshow biplane
  • Slider airshow ospreys 2 on ramp with attendees
  • Slider airshow phenom 300 black ops
  • Slider airshow beth cirrus
  • Slider airshow c130
  • Slider airshow red bull in flt
  • Slider airshow military radar
  • Slider airshow cap
  • Slider airshow float plane cub
  • Slider airshow mustang flts for hire
  • Slider airshow surf air
  • Slider airshow vip
  • Slider airshow wwii growler
  • Slider airshow wwii bomber
  • Slider airshow yellow static priv plane
  • Slider airshow c130 propo
  • Slider airshow red bull inverted
  • Slider airshow steam

Incredible aerial acts, amazing static displays, great weather and record crowds made the July 8, 2017 KTRK Air Show & Family Festival the biggest and best ever! Thanks to all the aviators, volunteers, participants, EMS personnel, the Air Show Committee and the airport staff that made this year's event a success!


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Photo by: Tom Lippert / Pilot: Laurel Lippert
Click here for a full screen view of the KTRK aerial map


KTRK VIDEO LIBRARY

KTRK CAUTIONS: Mountainous Terrain / High Density Altitude / Glider Activity / High Field Elevation / Wind Gusts / Wildlife
Welcome
Safety
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)

AIRPORT COMMUNITY NEWS

KTRK wants to hear pilot's thought on the new seasonal tower.
PILOTS - TAKE THE QUICK 3 QUESTION TOWER SURVEY HERE

Jul 05, 2017

KTRK has posted a request for proposals for an Aeronautical Survey & Airport Airspace Analysis. Click heading for more info.

Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District was again honored to be awarded the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) "District Transparency Certificate of Excellence." Click heading for more info.

The Airport District is requesting qualifications for consulting architectural and engineering services for the proposed multi purpose Hangar 2 project. Click heading for more info.

KTRK is seeking two separate "Requests For Proposals" from interested parties qualified in providing the District with Financial Analyst Services and Construction Project Management Services. Click heading for more details.

KTRK's own beloved pilot and literary personality Laurel Lippert writes in AOPA ePilot about her and husband Tom's experiences with disaster relief in New Zealand after the 2016 Kaikoura earthquake. Click heading for more.

May 27, 2017

The "Tower Open-House" was a big success with hundreds attending! Folks got to climb the stairs to the top of the tower, talk to staff & air traffic controllers, and check out the scenic views from 48' above the runways! Click heading for pics.

May 24, 2017

KTRK is seeking "Requests For Proposals" from interested parties wanting aeronautical use of the yet to be built Hangar 2 structure. Click heading for details.

Stop by the terminal building on any Friday, from 4-5pm during the months of May and June and bring your questions! Click heading for more info.


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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
kevin.smith@truckeetahoeairport.com

Photo by ScottShotsPhoto.com