Runway 11-29 Closures - Blast Pad Reconstruction

Jun 01, 2020

RUNWAY 11-29 CLOSURES

Monday - Wednesday (6/1 - 6/3)  7:30am - 5:00pm 

Thursday (6/4) 7:30am - 8:00pm
Friday (6/5) 7:30am - 5:00pm

*Pilots check NOTAMS for confirmation of exact dates and times at:  FAA NOTAMS
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RUNWAY 29 BLASTPAD 

Project Start Date: Friday 05/22/2020
Project Cost: $152,100. (FAA Airport Improvement Program (AIP) and Truckee Tahoe Airport funds will be used to complete this project.)
Project General Contractor: Meyers Earthwork, Inc.
Project Estimated Completion Date: TBD
Project Description: The project entails reconstructing the blastpad area (approach end) of Runway 29. A runway blastpad is a surface near the end of the runway provided to reduce the erosive effect of jet blast and prop wash on the surrounding surfaces. The area is typically covered by chevron markings. Impacted Areas:  Runway 11-29 will be closed during the construction.

**Pilots check NOTAMS for confirmation of exact dates and times at: FAA NOTAMS
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For more information on KTRK's summer 2020 construction schedule, visit: https://truckeetahoeairport.com/aviation/construction