News

  • Aug 16, 2019

    ACAT Recruitment

    Two Airport Community Advisory Team (ACAT) pilot-member terms are coming to an end.  Airport staff is accepting applications from interested pilots for these Board appointed volunteer, three year term positions.  Applications are due by 5:00 pm on Friday, September 13, 2019.  Click heading for more information.

  • Aug 09, 2019

    New Soaring Ranch Community Shopping Center

    The Airport is getting new neighbors!  If you’ve driven down Soaring Way of late on your way to the Truckee Tahoe Airport, you’ve no doubt seen all the new construction. Coming summer 2020 will be a new Raley's grocery store and shopping center.  Click heading for more info and pics.

  • Aug 02, 2019

    Terminal Parking Lot Closure

    Gate 7 (by the playground) and the terminal building east side parking lot will be closed for construction from Monday 8/5 thru Friday 8/9.  Click heading for more info.

  • Jul 26, 2019

    2019 Air Show & Family Festival Photos

    Professional aviation photographer Mark E Loper captured some amazing moments at the Truckee Tahoe Airport's 2019 Air Show & Family Festival!  Click the heading for the link to the photos.

  • Jul 25, 2019

    New Terminal Building Art Show

    Walk into the Truckee Tahoe Airport’s main terminal building, and you’ll immediately notice the captivating, eclectic and inspiring artwork hanging on its walls. As coordinator and curator, local artist Carole Sesko creatively designs the exhibit displays featuring local and regional artists. Click heading for more info.

  • Jul 17, 2019

    U-2 Spy Plane at KTRK

    Wow, an Air Force Lockheed U-2 spy plane does a low approach fly-by over Runway 29 at Truckee Tahoe Airport at 3:14pm local on 07.16.2019.  Click heading for more info and a video link.

  • Jul 15, 2019

    Air Show & Family Festival 2019

    Another amazing Truckee Tahoe Airport Air Show & Family Festival for the history books!  Thanks to all the aerobatic performers, ramp-display aircraft owners, volunteers, vendors, EMS personnel, staff and everyone else involved, that help make this the best, biggest and most thrilling, free community event in the Truckee Tahoe area each year! An estimated 14,000 spectators attended!

  • Jul 10, 2019

    New Airport E-Bikes

    Your Truckee Tahoe Airport has purchased two new "Rad Power" E-Bikes. The bikes are available for use at no charge by pilots and flight crew members to enjoy our beautiful bike-trails and local scenery. Click heading for full story and pics.

  • Jul 01, 2019

    Board Approves ADS-B Installation

    TTAD's Board of Directors approved funding, ~$1M for 2 ADS-B ground stations located at KTRK and KTVL at the June 26, 2019 board meeting.  Click heading for more ADS-B info.

  • Jun 26, 2019

    Taxiway Romeo Summer 2019 Construction

    Repaving of Taxiway Romeo is a joint KTRK and FAA Airport Improvement Project (AIP). The Airport District was successful in securing an FAA grant for $1,981,723 to replace utility lines and repave the taxiway.  Construction will start on Monday, July 15, 2019.  Click heading for more info.

  • Jun 25, 2019

    Youth Balloon Camp

    The Balloon Federation of America (BFA) is holding a Junior Balloonist Camp at KTRK from June 23-28, 2019.  Click head for more info and pics.

  • Jun 21, 2019

    Welcome Lola!

    "Lola", as staff affectionately calls the Airport District's newest vehicle acquisition, is a 2019 1,000 gallon 100LL fuel truck. She is gasoline powered and has an electric fuel pump that can deliver up to 20 gallons of 100LL per minute. Click heading for pics and more.