KTRK Welcomes You!
FREQUENCIES / TOWER OPS:
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.
➤ FAA designated CLASS D airspace started March 29, 2018 at KTRK during tower operational hours. Surface - 2,500' AGL, 4.2 NM radius.
Tower winter operational hours: Starting 10/01/2018, 07:00 - 18:00 local.
AIRPORT DISTRICT PURCHASES TURBO DIESEL C-172
➤ Click here for the full story on our Turbo Diesel Skyhawk C-172
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)
TTAD is announcing a "Notice of Sale of Abandoned Property", for a 1953 Piper Aircraft, Model PA-22-135, N3608A. Click heading for further information.
Truckee Tahoe Airport Regional Art Exhibit / January 29 - April 22, 2019. Come see the amazing eclectic artworks of talented local artists now on display at your Truckee Tahoe Airport terminal building. For information on the artists on display and their website links please click here.
A truck load of tasty Girl Scout Cookies have arrived at KTRK! Support the over 20 local Girl Scout Troops in the Truckee & Northshore area and buy your Girl Scout cookies. Your purchase supports a great organization that builds tomorrow's leaders! Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District provides free storage space for many local non-profits.
Thanks to all the that attended our great Pilot Safety Speaker Series on Wed. 01/30. A special shout out of appreciation goes to the aviation professionals that lead some great conversations; Dan Ramirez XO Jet Senior VP for Safety, Gordon Mills CFI and owner of Alpine Aviation out of Grass Valley, and to our fantastic local CFI's who sat on the Q&A panel, Sarah Halas, Kevin Sloane, Chris Barbera, Kevin Quinn and Tom Meadows!
KTRK is reporting a non-injury aircraft incident that occurred at approximately 14:30 local on Tuesday 1/29/2019. Click heading for full story and picture gallery.
After hearing from District constituents in the Russell Valley area of Truckee about airplanes circling overhead, KTRK Aviation and Community Services Noise Department staff held a meeting with local Certified Flight Instructors (CFI’s) to discuss, among other things, alternative areas to practice flight maneuvers. Click heading for full story and pictures.
Your Tahoe Truckee Airport District unveiled its new Cessna Turbo-diesel Skyhawk JT-A C-172 at last night's board meeting. Click on heading for more info and to see pics.
The Airport District is studying the possibility of implementing ADS-B at KTRK. Click the heading to check out our 2 minute video explaining ADS-B, and take the survey. Your opinion matters!
A Citation X (Cessna 750) executive jet parked on the ramp during Tuesday night's blizzard conditions ended up on its tail from heavy snows and high winds. The airport does not have hangars large enough for this size aircraft. The photos went viral on social media and were covered in both the National and International press. Click heading to see the pictures.
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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