OUR MISSION

The Truckee Tahoe Airport aims to provide safe, high-quality services and facilities, reduce impact on airport neighbors and the environment, and invest in opportunities that increase community safety and provide sustained benefit to the entire Truckee Tahoe region.

 AIRFIELD CONSTRUCTION

Summer 2024 Airfield Construction Info & Schedules     
➤ Pilots Check NOTAMS   


AIR SHOW & FAMILY FESTIVAL

Saturday, June 22, 2024, 9 am - 4 pm
FREE Parking, FREE Admission!  
Come see amazing ramp displays and incredible aerobatic acts!
Remember to ride a bike, carpool, or take TART to the show!  Please bring your own water bottle.  Water stations will be available.
No Dogs Allowed. The ramp is hot and the planes are loud!
Funded by the Truckee Tahoe Airport District for Truckee North Tahoe Locals!
For all the exciting details visit ➤ Truckee Tahoe Air Show & Family Festival 2024 
Air Show & Garage Sale Pilot & Tenant Impact Schedules ➤ TFR's, NOTAMS, Hangar Access Restrictions 
GARAGE SALE Hangar Rows Alpha-Hotel, Sunday, June 23, 2024 9am - Noon, (Open to the Public)
Enter at Gate 5 by the Fire Station off Truckee Airport Rd.  Ramp speed limit 15 mph strictly enforced.



CAUTION DENSITY ALTITUDE!

Pilots - summer is here, be aware of KTRK's potential for extreme ➤ Density Altitude    
The airport has five "Density Altitude" signs strategically placed around the airfield to remind pilots that on warm summer days, their aircraft's performance can be greatly reduced by high density altitudes.


PLEASE FLY QUIET 

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 Info  We ask that pilots please respect KTRK's Voluntary Curfew and Do Not Fly between 10 pm and 7 am.   
RESIDENTS: Learn more about the airport's efforts to reduce noise and annoyance, our initiatives, and ways to help us improve: ➤ Resident Noise & Annoyance Info and Options  ➤ Report Noise   


POPULAR AIRPORT WEB PAGES

ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE INFO and NAP's
Construction on the Airfield / Summer Ops 
➤ Live 360 Degree Webcam 
Pilot Info
➤ Snow Day Winter Ops Airfield/Runway News 


KTRK VIDEO LIBRARY

KTRK CAUTIONS: Mountains / High Density Altitude / Summer Glider & Skydiving 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)

AIRPORT COMMUNITY NEWS

Jun 26, 2024

The next regular monthly meeting of the Truckee Tahoe Airport District Board of Directors is in-person only (No Zoom), at 4:30 pm on Wednesday,  June 26, 2024. The public is invited to attend. Meetings are held in the airport terminal building community room at 10356 Truckee Airport Rd., Truckee, CA.  For more information please visit ➤ TTAD Board of Directors

Vicky Benzing and Anna Serbinenko join us for a panel discussion on risk management and preparations for airshow flying that allows zero room for error. Join us live, three days before these pilots fly in our airshow and learn how this knowledge can help you become a safer pilot. Join us for this FREE event, Wednesday, June 19, 5:30 pm, In-person only, KTRK Community Room,10356 Truckee Airport Rd.  FAA WINGS Credit.

Sarah Krammen and Raj Karwa, both seasoned pilots, are gearing up to participate in the Air Race Classic (ARC) from June 18 - 21, 2024. The duo, flying under the team name Tahoe Turbulence, will navigate a 2,600-mile route covering nine states, starting from Carbondale, Illinois, and ending in Colorado. The ARC, a storied event in women’s aviation, brings together over 100 female pilots to test their skills and strategy in a competitive yet collaborative environment. Click post heading for more info.

The regularly schedule monthly Airport Community Team (ACT) meeting for the month of June has been canceled.  Please check back and join us for the Wednesday, July 10th 6 -7pm ACT meeting. For more info visit ➤ACT

You're invited to the Biggest Truckee Roundhouse Maker Show ever!  Join us on Sunday, June 9th, from 11:00am - 5:00 pm, the Truckee Roundhouse Community Makerspace will host the 8th annual Maker Show, a celebration of Tahoe’s makers, artists, craftspeople, and our creative ecosystem. Click post heading for all the details.

Jun 03, 2024

The Truckee Tahoe Airport District and MidWest Air Traffic Control are pleased to extend a warm welcome to Paige, our newest addition to the air traffic control team!  Pilots flying in and out of KTRK will hear a pleasant and professional new voice guiding them through both Ground and Tower frequencies from the ATC tower.

Owe rent to the Truckee Tahoe Airport District?  Manage your payment easily online through XPress Bill Pay.  ➤ Account & Auto Pay Set-Up Reference Guide   ➤ TRK Rent Online Payment

AVIATION 101 - SUMMER IS COMING! CAUTION DENSITY ALTITUDE
The airport has five "Density Altitude" signs strategically placed around the airfield to remind pilots that on warm summer days, their aircraft's performance can be greatly reduced by high density altitudes. This means the aircraft's climb rates, ground speeds, control performance and weight carrying capabilities will all be reduced. Click post heading for pics & story.

Sustainability in the Air a podcast: How Truckee Tahoe Airport is transitioning towards its goal of 100% Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF Jet-A), with airport General Manager Robb Etnyre. Play time 33 mins. Available wherever you get your Podcasts. ➤ Apple, Podcast Addict, or Spotify ➤ Podcast Description

It's official, glider operations will return to KTRK for the summer season! Opening day is Saturday, May 25, 2024. If you would like to schedule a ride or lessons, please call and leave a message at (530) 587-6702, or send a message to info@soartruckee.org. They will call  back as soon as they start scheduling flights. For more information visit ➤ Truckee Tahoe Soaring Association

May 23, 2024

Join us for another great FLY SAFE Pilot Proficiency program event at 5:30 - 7 pm, Thursday, May 23, 2024 in the terminal building community room. The topic is Loss of Thrust on Takeoff & Messed Up Go-Arounds, presented by Joe Rajacic CFIA, CFII, A&P, NASA Sim Pilot and 22 year Boeing 747-400 pilot!  This event will will be in a hybrid format, both in-person and digitally via Zoom. Enrolled pilots will receive 1 FAA WINGS Credit for Basic Knowledge Topic 2.  For more info visit ➤ FLY SAFE PROGRAM  ➤ FAA ZOOM Meeting Info


Welcome from the General Manager

Since 1958, the Truckee Tahoe Airport District has been an integral part of the community of Truckee and North Lake Tahoe.  Located at 5,900 feet, in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, we are connected by more than a runway!  With a dedicated team and volunteers, we are highly aligned with our mission.   

The Truckee Tahoe Airport aims to provide safe, high-quality services and facilities, reduce impact on our airport neighbors and the environment, and invest in opportunities that increase community safety and provide sustained benefit to the entire Truckee Tahoe region.

Robb Etnyre, General Manager


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