The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Welcomes You!
TFR California - Multiple Cities - Feb. 10-16, 2016
2015 TOTAL PUBLIC ANNOYANCE COMMENTS
The Truckee Tahoe Airport is always looking for ways to minimize and mitigate the impact aircraft operations have on local Truckee Communities. The pie chart shows the combined 2015 annual comments as a percentage by neighborhood. A total of 463 Public Annoyance Comments (Noise, Flight Path or Safety Concerns) were taken, - with 76 local households commenting. (Statistician: Mike Cooke) ➤Click here for full story
TRUCKEE TAHOE AIRPORT DISTRICT
So, folks often ask airport staff, why the airport is called the "Truckee-Tahoe Airport District", what's with the District in the name? The airport, aka (KTRK), is a one of approximately 2,109 Special Districts across the Golden State, 1 of only 9 that are AIRPORT Special Districts! The attached map shows the 9 Airport Special District locations. ➤Click here for full story
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)
KTRK is requesting proposals from qualified firms for Replacement or Upgrades to its Flight Tracking System. Click heading for details.
The airport is looking for an Accounting Clerk. Recruitment Closes 02/22/16 Click heading for details
KTRK has a DRONE/UAV operation policy within a 5' radius of the airport. Click on heading for full details.
AIrport receives "2015 Local Vision Award" from the APACA Sacramento Valley. Click on heading for full story.
KTRK is requesting proposals from qualified firms to do a Compensation & Classification study. Click on heading for full details.
Come check out the great new art display at your Truckee Tahoe Airport Main Terminal Building. Click heading for full story.
Winter Operations -Tuesday, 01/26/2016 at 6pm Terminal Building - Board Room A. Click on heading for full details.
The Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) selected new 2016 Advisory Team Officers at the 01/12/2016 meeting. Click heading for full story.
Your Truckee Tahoe Airport is now on Instagram. Click on the Instagram icon above or visit: https://www.instagram.com/truckeetahoeairport/
KTRK Co-Sponsors a FREE New Year's Eve Shuttle. Join the NYE Festivities in Downtown Truckee! Click heading for Shuttle Schedule.
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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