The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!
HO HO HO! Come One, Come All!
See Santa Fly-In on a special plane! Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus! Special gifts for the kids! Enjoy hot chocolate & holiday treats! Lots of free parking! Follow the signs to Hangar A-9. Be sure and stop by the Airport's Redtruck Cafe open 9-3 for a tasty lunch after the event. For further info on the Santa Fly-In event Call: (530) 582-2583 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org ➤Clic aquí para obtener la información en español.
WOB Ground Breaking
KTRK's official ground breaking for the "WOB" (Warehouse Office Building) facility took place on Wednesday 10.07.2015 at 11 am under clear blue Tahoe autumn skies. The event was attended by representatives from: Nevada County, Clear Capital, local Architectural & Engineering Firms, Legal Counsel, Airport Board Members and Airport Administrative Staff. The 12,000 sf facility will be located on the corner of Truckee Airport Rd. and Chandelle Way. Clear Capital, and Hertz Rental Car Agency, plus a yet to be determined 2nd rental car agency will be occupying the new WOB fall 2016. (Photo by: Greyson Howard)
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)
Truckee Tahoe Airport is currently seeking RFP's and BID's for various projects. Click Heading for further information.
Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce presents KTRK with a 2015 Excellence in Government Award. State and Congressional accolades follow!
Runway 2-20 now open. FAA AIP Grant Funding ($255,000) paid for asphalt maintenance and re-striping work. Closure NOTAMS Cancelled!
The Town of Truckee and TTAD join forces to offer a FREE used paint drop off event! Saturday 10/17/2015, 9am-1pm, at Truckee Tahoe Airport.
The Hertz rental car building was demolished to make way for the NEW WOB (Warehouse Office Building). Click heading for full story & pics.
TTAD Board of Directors voted in 3 new ACAT members and re-appointed a 4th. Click on heading for full story.
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).
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