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!


Medium alpha paving This past summer's four major joint funded (FAA 90% / TRK 10%) paving projects totaling over $4 million are now completed and all surfaces are open as of Thursday, October 13, 2016. The projects included: the eastern 4,000lf of parallel taxiway Alpha, the terminal ramp widening between Delta and Foxtrot, Jet Ramp reconstruction west of Alpha hangars, and the taxilane drainage and repaving at Golf and Hotel hangars. Hydro-seeding at disturbed earth areas and minor finish work has also been completed.

  • Slider art fall 2016 wolf
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  • Slider art fall 2016 salmon
  • Slider art fall 2016 bear
  • Slider art fall 2016 horse legs


New Fall 2016 Art on display at your Truckee Tahoe Airport Main Terminal Building. Stop by and enjoy the art by local artists, grab a tasty breakfast or lunch at the Redtruck Cafe and watch all the cool aircraft activity. Visit the airport's website for the full story at:


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)


Airport neighborhood meeting compiled results report. Click heading to review. Public comments encouraged.

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.

Sep 24, 2016

CA local residences and businesses took advantage of the FREE paint drop off event at TRK and set new collection records.

The TRK based Care Flight crew put on a FREE BBQ and Open House on Saturday, 9/17. Click heading for full story.

A flying historical museum the B-25 "Executive Sweet" stopped by TRK for ramp viewing and scenic rides. Click heading for more details.

Sep 17, 2016

Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) candidate application recruitment closed September 16, 2016. Click heading for full details.

Sep 12, 2016

Due to lack of a quorum, the Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 9/13/2016 has been cancelled.

Great well attended Airport Speaker event given by Nichole Dorr and friends. Click heading for full 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

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