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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!


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Ramp access gates #5 (AirShow Way by the blast fence) and Gate 6 (west side of the terminal building) will be closed 24/7 starting Monday, January 9, 2017. For the full story regarding the planned closure of KTRK ramp acces gates please click here.


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Planned temporary tower operations will run during KTRK's 3 month long peak-summer air traffic season, from mid-June through mid-September 2017. Click here for the latest Temporary Tower news.


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)


Due to weather, the FAA cancelled Wednesday evening's (1/18/2017) speaker event.

Jan 15, 2017

KTRK closed for 3 days during the Blizzard of 2017. Thanks to all our Ops & Maintenance crew for doing an amazing job moving all the snow!! Click heading for details.

The Tuesday, 01.10.2017 Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) meeting has been cancelled due to blizzard conditions. A rescheduled meeting date will be posted as soon as possible.

Jan 09, 2017

KTRK is planning on expanding its Maintenance Building. Public Bid Opening is now scheduled for 3pm, Tuesday January 17, 2017. Click heading for bid details and contact info.

Jan 02, 2017

The Little Engines That Could! Due to strong demand, KTRK purchases 2nd aircraft "Ground Power Unit". Click heading for pictures and full story.

Long time Operations and Maintence Director Phred Stoner is retiring. Click heading for full story.

The Terminal Building and Ramp Access gates will be closed XMAS Day. No services will be available. Click heading for details.

Friday, January 6, 2017, 1:00pm, Terminal Bldg., Board Room A. Meeting agenda will be posted at the end of business day 12/30/2016.

Santa and Mrs Claus flew into your Truckee Tahoe Airport to see all the kids on Saturday, December 10th! Click heading for full story.

Click the heading to see the local Chamber of Commerce's new Truckee marketing campaign.

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.


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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