- Rwy 11/29 CLOSED Tuesday 06/15/21 through Thursday 6/17/21 07:00 - 17:00 Local (Striping)
- Rwy 02/20 CLOSED Saturday 06/19/21 07:00 - 17:30 Local (Striping)
- Rwy 11/29 CLOSED Tuesday 06/22/21 through Wednesday 06/23/21 07:00 - 17:00 Local (Striping)
MAJOR AIRFIELD CONSTRUCTION STARTS MAY 24, 2021
- PILOTS, CHECK TRK/KTRK NOTAMS Frequently at ➤ https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/PilotWeb
- Taxiways A,C,D,E,T and RWY 11 Run-up will be impacted
- RWY 11-29 may experience intermittent closures
- 73' and greater WINGSPAN RESTRICTIONS will be in place
- Expect RWY 29 back-taxi instructions and potential delays
- ATC may restrict repetitive training flights during peak periods
- Estimated project completion - Friday, August 20, 2021
- This is a 100% FAA $4,000,000 AIP funded project
- We thank airport users for their patience as we strive to make KTRK even better!
To See All Airport CONSTRUCTION 2021 ➤ Click Here
The Truckee/Tahoe region is a very NOISE SENSITIVE COMMUNITY and our airport strives to be a good neighbor.
PILOTS: Please abide by our noise abatement procedures, the voluntary curfew, and utilize aeronautical resources provided here:
➤ Arrival & Departure Noise Abatement Information
RESIDENTS: Learn more about the airport's efforts to reduce noise and annoyance, our initiatives, and ways to help us improve:
➤ Resident Noise & Annoyance Information and Options
We ask that pilots please respect KTRK's Voluntary Curfew and do not fly between 10 pm and 7 am.
For ACT Program Info and to Sign Up ➤ Click Here
POPULAR AIRPORT WEB PAGES
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 11 - Arrival from the South Southeast (VFR) NEW!
➤ KTRK: RWY 11 - 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)
The local EAA Truckee Chapter 1073 would like to introduce the world of aviation to young people ages 8-17 with free introduction flights. Come join the Young Eagles Rally and take a flight in a general aviation airplane with an experienced Young Eagles pilot 8am-11am, Saturday, June 19, 2021. Pre-registration is required. Click post heading for more information.
A special meeting of the Truckee Tahoe Airport District Board of Directors will be held via Zoom from 1-4 p.m. on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. The topic of the meeting is the 2022 Budget Workshop. The public is invited to join and participate. To see the agenda, or for Zoom login information please visit ➤ https://truckeetahoeairport.com/administration/board
"Project Graduation" kicked off their surprise safe and sober graduation festivities at the Truckee Tahoe Airport with just over 100 local Truckee High School 2021 graduates enjoying music, dancing, airplane fly overs and a fireworks show! After the fireworks the graduates headed to the Riverview Sports Park for more fun night-long celebrations! Click on post heading for info and pics!
You're invited! Join our Airport Community Team. ACT is a monthly virtual public forum established to discuss items of public interest and provide information about Truckee Tahoe Airport. ACT is meant to be a free flow of ideas and information between the District, airport users, and the general public. You can participate in just one meeting if the topic interests you, or join us every month! ACT meets on the second Wednesday of the month from 6-7:30 p.m. The June 9, 2021 topic is "Traffic Expectations for Summer 2021 & Community Engagement." To sign up and be notified of meetings and the planned topic, please visit ➤ Airport Community Team Click on post heading for more info.
KTRK's summer air traffic control tower hours have been extended 06/01/2021 - 09/30/2021, 07:00 - 20:00 local.
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
The Truckee Tahoe Airport District is seeking Request for Proposals (RFPs) from interested parties in exploring options and opportunities to lease airport property for public or private non-aeronautical development. Approximately 12 acres of District property fronting on Soaring Way is to be considered. Click on post heading for more information
The next regular monthly Board Meeting of the Truckee Tahoe Airport District will be held via Zoom at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 26, 2021. The public is invited to join and participate. To see the agenda, or for Zoom login information please visit ➤ https://truckeetahoeairport.com/administration/board
KTRK is the first general aviation airport in the region to make sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) available for jet, turbine and diesel powered aircraft, significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions and aligning with the airport’s sustainability goals. Click the post heading for the full story.
Aircraft non-Injury Incident reported at KTRK, Date: 5.12.2021, Time: 1:55 p.m., Aircraft: Single Engine TECNAM P2010, Pilot: 1, Passenger: 1, Runway: 20, Accident occurred on landing, Fire & Law Enforcement response teams have been released, Runway 2-20 remains closed as of 2:30 p.m., Runway 11-29 is open, FAA and NTSB have been notified. Click post heading for more info.
When you spend time hiking and biking in the Truckee Tahoe area, you will certainly cross plenty of dirt roads. Many help us access backcountry areas for recreation, fire safety management, or planned logging. Others are just left over from past uses and they are causing environmental problems. The Truckee River Watershed Council and your Truckee Tahoe Airport have partnered in a Waddle Ranch environmental restoration project for 2021 at East Martis Creek. Click post heading for the full story.
The Truckee Tahoe Airport District is requesting proposals from qualified vendors for a Compensation & Classification Study. Submissions will be accepted thru 5 p.m., Monday, May 31, 2021. For more information and to see the official RFP please visit our "Doing Business" page at ➤ https://truckeetahoeairport.com/administration/doing-business
Congratulations go out to Lt. Col. Ken Aronson who is the new commander of the Tahoe-Truckee Civil Air Patrol Bi-State Composite Squadron based at KTRK. "Kommander Ken" is taking over the controls from outgoing commander Major Pat McDonough, M.D. The KTRK staff thank Pat for a great turn at leading the program and wish him well in his future endeavors. For contact info and the dates and times of Squadron and Youth Cadet meetings, please visit: https://truckeetahoeairport.com/guide/flight-training-rides.
Walk into the Truckee Tahoe Airport’s main terminal building and you’ll immediately notice the captivating, eclectic and inspiring artwork hanging on its walls. “Art At The Airport”, is a program developed by artist and Truckee resident Carole Sesko to showcase amazing local artistic talent. The Spring-Summer Art Show (April 20 - July 19, 2021) includes works by local artists Troy Corliss, Hope Sabrina Huber, Eva S. Nichols and Carole Sesko. For more info visit: https://truckeetahoeairport.com/guide/art-at-the-airport.
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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