The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!
Runway 2-20 / Taxiway Golf CLOSURES
Truckee Tahoe Airport's runway 2-20 and parallel taxiway Golf will be closed Monday through Friday for up to 5 weeks, from 7:00am to 5:00pm PDLST (1400-0001 Zulu) for pavement maintenance. The work will begin on Monday, September 28, 2015 and is scheduled to go through Friday, October 30, 2015. Check for most recent NOTAM's:
➤ FAA NOTAMS
FREE PAINT RECYCLE EVENT
Truckee Tahoe Airport District in a collaborative community event with the Town of Truckee, is sponsoring a used paint recycling event. Clean out those garages and hangars and come drop off your old paint, FREE of charge and in an environmentally safe way! Click Here for Full Details
WHEN: Saturday, October 17, 2015 / 9 am till 1 pm
WHERE: Truckee Tahoe Airport District - 10356 Truckee Airport Rd., Follow the Signs
KTRK Aerial Perspectives
Pic 1) Approach RWY-02, Pic 2) Approach RWY-11, Pic 3) Approach RWY-20, Pic 4) Approach RWY-29, Pic 5) KTRK Overview. Pictures taken from a Cessna 182 at 12,000' MSL, KTRK Field elevation 5,901. (Pilot: Laurel Lippert / Photographer: Tom Lippert)
Educational, Safety & Noise-Abatement Videos
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)
New solar powered Runway Cameras on field compile flight operations data at KTRK.
District Board Meeting schedules change for 4th quarter (Sept-Dec) due to Board Member availability and holidays. Click heading for details.
50 people attended Flight Instructor and Aerobatic Pilot Tim Brill's class on Stall & Spin Awareness.
Hertz Rental Car Company has moved to their temporary office in Hangar 2, (east side of playground).
The proposed Golf / Hotel hangar row drainage & paving project postponed till Summer 2016.
KTRK based EAA Chapter 1073 Awards 2 Young Eagle Air Academy Scholarships to Oshkosh, WI Camps.
Want to have a voice in what goes on at your airport? TTAD is recruiting for 3 available seats on ACAT. Click heading for more info.
Proposed Multi-Use Hangar 3. Options 1, 2, 3, or 4?
Airport Gives Back to Truckee Tahoe. Click heading for video links.
Airport G.M. Kevin Smith Awarded A.A.E. Certification.
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