The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!
TEMPORARY FLIGHT RESTRICTION (TFR)
A TRF will be in effect from:
10:00 AM until 1:00 PM Local on Wednesday, 08/23/2017.
For more info please check the FAA's website at: http://tfr.faa.gov/tfr2/list.html
KTRK RUNWAY CLOSURES
Runway night time maintenance, including saw cutting, sealing and striping will cause the following 11/29 and 02/20 closures:
08/28/2017 2130-0630 Rwy 11/29 CLOSED
08/29/2017 2130-0630 Rwys 11/29 & 02/20 CLOSED
08/30/2017 2130-0630 Rwys 11/29 & 02/20 CLOSED
08/31/2017 2130-0630 Rwys 11/29 & 02/20 CLOSED
09/01/2017 2130-0630 Rwy 11/29 CLOSED
NOTAMS will be posted 72 hours in advance. For NOTAM info, please check the FAA's website at: https://pilotweb.nas.faa.gov/PilotWeb/
SEASONAL CONTROL TOWER IN OPERATION
JUNE 1 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 15, 2017, 7 AM - 9 PM DAILY
TOWER-CTAF: 120.575 Mhz / GROUND CONTROL: 118.3 Mhz
AWOS: 118.0 Mhz / UNICOM-FBO: 122.8 Mhz
For additional information and/or questions about joining the Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT), please contact Hardy S. Bullock, Director of Aviation & Community Services at: (530) 587-4119 x106 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The period for candidate submission closes Friday, Sept. 1, 2017 @ 5 p.m.
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)
Click the heading to see an aerial map of KTRK depicting Runways, Taxiways and other airfield points of interest. (Photo by: Tom Lippert)
10 new ~4,030sf hangars are slated for construction at KTRK summer 2018. Click heading for the whole story.
The July 8, 2017 Air Show & Family Festival was a great success with an estimated 20,000 visitors! Click heading for more info and pictures.
C-D, D-E hangar row taxilanes and AIr Show Way paving reconstruction was completed ahead of schedule and below budget! Click heading for more.
KTRK is expanding its vehicle maintenance shop. To read more about this project and see pics, please click on the heading.
KTRK wants to hear pilot's thought on the new seasonal tower.
➤ PILOTS - TAKE THE QUICK 3 QUESTION TOWER SURVEY HERE
KTRK has posted a request for proposals for an Aeronautical Survey & Airport Airspace Analysis. Click heading for more info.
Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District was again honored to be awarded the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) "District Transparency Certificate of Excellence." Click heading for more info.
KTRK is seeking two separate "Requests For Proposals" from interested parties qualified in providing the District with Financial Analyst Services and Construction Project Management Services. Click heading for more details.
The Airport District is requesting qualifications for consulting architectural and engineering services for the proposed multi purpose Hangar 2 project. Click heading for more info.
KTRK's own beloved pilot and literary personality Laurel Lippert writes in AOPA ePilot about her and husband Tom's experiences with disaster relief in New Zealand after the 2016 Kaikoura earthquake. Click heading for more.
The "Tower Open-House" was a big success with hundreds attending! Folks got to climb the stairs to the top of the tower, talk to staff & air traffic controllers, and check out the scenic views from 48' above the runways! Click heading for pics.
KTRK is seeking "Requests For Proposals" from interested parties wanting aeronautical use of the yet to be built Hangar 2 structure. Click heading for 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
Photo by ScottShotsPhoto.com