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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.

The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!

COMING - SATURDAY, JULY 8th, 9am - 4pm

Click here for all this year's exciting event details! Hope to see you there!

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You're invited to our OPEN HOUSE! Take a Tour of the airport's new Warehouse Office Building, affectionately called the WOB! Check out our tenant's new facilities - Clear Capital, Hertz and Enterprise! Talk to their staff and enjoy some refreshments!
➤ WHEN: Thursday, April 27, 2017, 6 – 8 p.m.
➤ WHERE: 10266 Truckee Airport Road


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Click here for 2012-2016 annual flight ops and comment reports.
Click here to see types of aircraft making up 2016 flight ops counts.


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Planned temporary tower operations will run during KTRK's 3 month long peak-summer air traffic season, from June through September 2017. Click here for the latest Temporary Tower news.


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)


Did you know that KTRK lobbys for you through "RASC" attracting great airfare deals and routes out of Reno Tahoe International. Click heading for great airfares and the full story.

Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District is spearheading a Truckee Bikeshare program called "Zagster" this coming summer. Click on heading for the full story.

How does the KTRK staff manage its noise and annoyance program? Click heading for more information.

The Airport District has several construction projects planned for this upcoming summer and is requesting bids. Click heading for more detailed information.

The Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) will meet on Tuesday, April 18th at 9:15am, Main Terminal Building - Board Room A. The date was changed due to the local school district's "Spring Break" schedule.

Apr 02, 2017

KTRK has a new rental car center located just steps from the main terminal building. Click heading for pics and the full story.

Mar 15, 2017

As part of the District's Minimum Standards, we are posting an RFQ for Hangar 1 leasing options. The submission deadline for interested potential SASO's is 5:00pm PDT Friday, April 14, 2017.

KTRK will have a seasonal Control Tower June through September 2017. Click heading for more details.

KTRK will be closing some ramp access gates to improve airfield safety and security, Click heading for more info.

Feb 24, 2017

The FAA Safety Team speaker event was well attended. Thanks to FAA's Larry D. Cheek for an informative talk.

Feb 20, 2017

Mike Lebedeff has been promoted as KTRK's new Operations and Maintenance Supervisor. Click heading for more information.

Be sure to stop by the airport's Main Terminal Building to check out the new art on display by local and regional artists. Click heading for full story

Dave Hoffman has been selected as KTRK's new Director of Operations and Maintenance. Click heading for more information.

Record snowfalls cause multiple days of airport closure and Hangar 2 to collapse. Click heading for pics and more info.


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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