News

  • Feb 04, 2023

    Welcome Aboard Jeff - Director of Aviation

    We are proud to welcome Jeff Menasco as Truckee Tahoe Airport’s new Director of Aviation.  Originally from Elk Grove, CA, Jeff returns to the west coast after serving 28+ years in the United States Air Force.  He’s had a lifelong passion for flying, starting as a Civil Air Patrol cadet throughout high school, earning his Private Pilot License, then becoming an Air Force Pilot. Click post heading for Jeff's full story. 

  • Jan 24, 2023

    Art at the Airport

    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.  “Art At The Airport”, is a program developed by artist and Truckee resident Carole Sesko to showcase amazing local artistic talent. The Winter-Spring Art Show (Jan 24 - April 17, 2023) includes works by local artists Susan Bloom, Niobe Burden and Bobbie Johnson. For more info visit: Art at the Airport

  • Jan 06, 2023

    Aircraft & Vehicle Parking Rates Increase at KTRK

    The Airport District has recently revamped policies and procedures around both aircraft ramp parking, and vehicle overnight and long-term parking programs.  Overnight vehicle parking at TTAD is for aviation related purposes only.  New market rates and fees reflect fully loaded airport costs to maintain these services.  Click post heading for more info, including the 2023 Master Fee Schedule.

  • Jan 03, 2023

    ​NEW ATIS AT KTRK

    Upgrades are underway at KTRK with a new ATIS. The Truckee Tahoe Airport District has performed Supplemental Aviation Weather Reporting Station duties for several decades, providing daily high and low temperature measurements, precipitation and snowfall totals, and hourly weather reports used for flight planning as well as aviation and general weather forecasting. Weather certified ATC staff are taking over the program via a new ATIS. Click post heading for the full story.

  • Dec 28, 2022

    KTRK Airfield Map

    KTRK recently updated its labeled airfield map.  The aerial photograph was taken by Tom Lippet.  Click post heading to view the map or for the downloadable link.

  • Dec 28, 2022

    Flight Simulator Scheduling

    Beginning January 1, 2023, scheduling for the airport's flight simulator will switch to a new account with Flight Schedule Pro managed by the Truckee Tahoe Airport District. Click post heading for the full story and sign up info. 

  • Dec 27, 2022

    Christmas Tree Recycling

    RECYCLE YOUR XMAS TREE!  The Airport District is again working with the Town of Truckee and Tahoe Truckee Disposal in providing for a community Christmas Tree recycling dumpster. The dumpster is in the same place that it was last year, at the south end of the Rental Car parking lot on Truckee Airport Rd. (directly across from the Fire Station #96). FREE drop off is available through Sunday, Jan 15, 2023. Click post head for more info. 

  • Dec 26, 2022

    2023 Budget Summary Document

    The Truckee Tahoe Airport District has assembled a user friendly 2023 Budget Summary Document for our constituents as part of our expanded and ongoing communication programs. To view the budget document, please visit ➤ 2023 District Budget

  • Dec 25, 2022

    Holiday Schedule

    To allow airport staff to enjoy the holidays with family and friends, pilots should plan on the following KTRK reduced service hours. This includes line services, fuel availability, terminal building access and tower closures:
    - Sat, Dec 24, Terminal Bldg/FBO Services CLOSE early at 7pm
    - Sun, Dec 25, Terminal Bldg/FBO Services/Tower *CLOSED* (XMAS DAY) 
    The airfield remains open 24/7 365 days a year, but pilots are reminded that there is a voluntary, good-neighbor, NO-FLY curfew between 10 pm and 7 am daily.

  • Dec 16, 2022

    NTSB Final Report

    As a pilot training and education opportunity,  TTAD is posting the NTSB's final report on the tragic crash of Cirrus N89423 on June 15, 2021.
    ➤  NTSB Final Report Cirrus N89423

  • Dec 15, 2022

    Holiday Block Party!

    You're invited!  The Tahoe Food Hub, Truckee Roundhouse, and Sierra Community House are hosting the 2nd Annual Holiday Block Party to connect the community with our local farmers and makers. On Thursday, December 15th from 4-8pm, meet the folks who grow our food and make the goods. Enjoy music, food, and drink while getting to buy local organic produce, specialty foods, and local crafts. Click post heading for more info or visit www.tahoefoodhub.org.

  • Nov 23, 2022

    Doing Business - Airport Engineering & Planning Vendors

    The Truckee Tahoe Airport District is seeking statements of interest from qualified engineering entities for the performance of engineering and planning services to assist the District with the maintenance and improvements of the Truckee Tahoe Airport. Please visit our ➤ Doing Business Page  The RFQ closes on Friday, Dec 30, 2022.