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The Truckee/Tahoe region is a very NOISE SENSITIVE COMMUNITY and our airport strives to be a good neighbor.
PILOTS: Please abide by our noise abatement procedures, the voluntary curfew, and utilize aeronautical resources provided here: ➤ Arrival & Departure Noise Abatement Info
RESIDENTS: Learn more about the airport's efforts to reduce noise and annoyance, our initiatives, and ways to help us improve: ➤ Resident Noise & Annoyance Info and Options ➤ Report Noise
We ask that pilots please respect KTRK's Voluntary Curfew and do not fly between 10 pm and 7 am.
NEW LANDING & OVERNIGHT PARKING FEE PROGRAM
Effective October 01, 2022 the Truckee Tahoe Airport District has authorized Vector Airport Systems, LLC (Vector) to handle billing and payments for KTRK's Landing Fee and Overnight Parking Fee Programs for transient aircraft, on behalf of the Airport. The Landing Fee Program assesses a fee based upon an aircraft’s time of arrival and FAA certified MTOW. Vector’s system and technologies are able to provide the exact data for the program. For more info on KTRK's transient aircraft billing program please visit ➤ Landing & Overnight Parking Fees
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➤ ARRIVAL/DEPARTURE INFO and NAP's
➤ AIRFIELD CONSTRUCTION 2021
➤ Live 360 Degree Webcam
➤ Snow Day Winter Ops Airfield/Runway News
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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 11 - Arrival from the South Southeast (VFR) NEW!
➤ KTRK: RWY 11 - 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)
The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Board of Directors will hold their regular monthly meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28, 2022. The meeting will be in hybrid format, (in-person, or online via Zoom). The public is invited to join and participate. To see the agenda, Zoom link or general info please visit ➤ https://truckeetahoeairport.com/administration/board
Truckee CA- The Climate Transformation Alliance (CTA) launched on July 15, 2022, with a Kickoff Gathering at Truckee Tahoe Airport. The CTA is a regional public-private partnership of local governments, special districts, community organizations, businesses, and individuals committed to collaboration, innovation, and accountability through a governing body and shared vision for the North Tahoe-Truckee community to achieve carbon neutrality by 2045. The next meeting is Friday, Oct 14, 2022. Click post heading for the full story.
The Reno High-Sierra Chapter of the Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots is offering $10,700 in scholarship awards to women. Deadline to apply is Friday, October 28, 2022. Click post heading for more information.
You're invited to our next Airport Community Team (ACT) meeting via Zoom from the comfort of your own home. The Wednesday, September 14, 6 - 7 p.m. meeting topic is a "KTRK Flight Procedures Development Update". The featured guest speaker is Hardy Bullock, Senior Planner with Mead & Hunt. For more info including the Zoom link please visit ➤ ACT
As we all know, Labor Day weekend is the last busy summer holiday of the season. Typically, our area sees lots of locals, 2nd homeowners and tourists out and about enjoying Tahoe and our beautiful Sierra mountain environment and supporting our local economy! Local residents should anticipate hearing and seeing more air traffic than normal. Safety is staff and our tower ATC's #1 priority. Click post heading for pics and info.
The Truckee Tahoe Airport District Board of Directors has negotiated a contract and hired interim General Manager Robb Etnyre with a full-time three year contract effective Sept 1, 2022 through Dec 31, 2025. The airport Board and staff welcome Robb "aboard", and look forward to working under his new leadership. Click post heading for more info.
Two Truckee Tahoe Airport Air Traffic Controllers that work for Midwest ATC were recently recognized and awarded for their excellence in the Western Pacific Region! Larry Finney was awarded the Air Traffic Control Tower Manager of the Year! Todd Domini was awarded the Air Traffic Controller of the Year! Click post heading for pics and more info.
TART Connect Summer 2022 pilot program ends on Sept 5th. Stay tuned for the upcoming winter schedule. Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District supports local transportation programs. TART Connect provides FREE curb-to-curb service within Truckee, and connections to TART's bus service. For more info visit ➤ TART
Welcome from the General Manager
Since 1958, the Truckee Tahoe Airport District has been an integral part of the community of Truckee and North Lake Tahoe. Located at 5,900 feet, in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountain range, we are connected by more than a runway! With a dedicated team and volunteers, we are highly aligned with our mission.
The Truckee Tahoe Airport aims to provide safe, high-quality services and facilities, reduce impact on our airport neighbors and the environment, and invest in opportunities that increase community safety and provide sustained benefit to the entire Truckee Tahoe region.
Robb Etnyre, General Manager
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