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.

KTRK Welcomes You!

CLICK HERE FOR A QUICK LINK TO ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE INFO and NAP's  

➤ CHECK CURRENT WINTER OPS AIRFIELD STATUS ON THE SNOW DAY PAGE   


Medium tta ff logo new2018 01 high resolution MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR KTRK's 2019 AIR SHOW!
When: Saturday, July 13, 2019
Time: 9am - 3pm 
Cost: FREE Parking & FREE Admission 
Where: Truckee Tahoe Airport, 10356 Truckee Airport Rd, Truckee, CA
For more information visit: https://www.truckeetahoeairshow.com


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 OPERATIONAL HOURS:  
04/01/2019 - 05/31/2019,  07:00 - 19:00 local  
06/01/2019 - 09/30/2019,  07:00 - 20:00 local
10/01/2019 - 03/31/2020,  07:00 - 18:00 local   


TAXIWAY ROMEO SUMMER 2019 CONSTRUCTION

Large romeoproject map final version 5.14.2018 A joint KTRK and FAA Airport Improvement Project (AIP).  As many of you are aware, Taxiway Romeo (the taxiway on the immediate north side of hangar rows Alpha–Hotel) is a bumpy ride and in much need of repair. To that end, the District was successful in securing an FAA grant for $1,981,723 to replace the utilities and repave all of Taxiway Romeo.

➤  Click for more construction information and timelines.


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

A demo model of the brand new model PILATUS PC24 twin jet was seen on the ramp.  Click heading to view photos.

As our days get longer, so do the tower operational hours.  Starting April 1, 2019 operational hours will be 07:00 - 19:00 local, then extend again on June 1, 2019 from 07:00 to 20:00 local.  TTAD thanks the men and women of MidWest ATC that work in our tower to keep our skies safer and quieter.  Click heading for the full story.

Airport staff reported that there were just under 38,000 flight operations out of your Truckee Tahoe Airport in 2018. Though airport staff is constantly working at being a good neighbor and finding ways to reduce noise and annoyance from aircraft activity, some flight operations generated community noise and annoyance comments. Click heading for full details.

Interested in getting into the snow removal or excavating business, or do you just want to add to your yellow metal fleet? Now's your chance!  An Airport District 1985 Cat 950B Wheel Loader is FOR SALE! Click on heading for info.

Your Tahoe Truckee Airport District recently partnered with Tahoe Nordic Search & Rescue (TNSAR) thru an Agency Partnership to fund a new Pisten Bully 100 snow-cat and truck hauler. Click heading to read the full story.

The following chart shows KTRK's 2018 total flight operations by aircraft type and quarter.  The FAA considers a landing as one flight op, and the departure of that same aircraft as a second flight op. Click heading to see all the details, including historical data from 2014 to 2018.

Mar 05, 2019

TTAD is recruiting for an Operations & Maintenance Technician-1, full-time seasonal position (March - September 30, 2019).  Click on the heading for more information.  Position Filled 3.12.2019

Feb 28, 2019

TTAD has conducted a media outreach campaign to inform District constituent's about the Airport Board's consideration of installing a KTRK based ADS-B ground station.  Click heading for details about the media recap and more information on ADS-B.

Adam was recently hired as a full time staff member on the Operations & Maintenance team, and KTRK is happy to have him come aboard!  Click on the heading for the full story.

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.

Feb 06, 2019

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.


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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

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