Jul 10, 2019
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
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
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
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
"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.
Jun 17, 2019
Last Friday's FAA Wings credit speaker event was attended by over 25 local aviation enthusiast. The topic was "Mountain Flying with Emphasis on Wave Affect". FAA's Larry Cheek and DPE Mark Montegue were the guest speakers.
Jun 15, 2019
Your Truckee Tahoe Airport District was again honored to be awarded the Special District Leadership Foundation (SDLF) "District Transparency Certificate of Excellence." Click heading for more info.
Jun 12, 2019
The Truckee Tahoe Airport Board of Directors is scheduled to vote on installation of ADS-B ground stations at KTRK and KTVL for full ADS-B coverage of Martis Valley and the Lake Tahoe Basin. The board meeting will be held at 4:30pm Wednesday, June 26, 2019. The pilot and District constituent communities are invited to attend and give input.
Jun 11, 2019
As many of you are aware, Taxiway Romeo (the taxiway on the north side of hangar rows Alpha–Hotel) is a bumpy ride and in much need of repair. Repaving work is scheduled to start on July 15, 2019 and last for 2 months. For full details click heading.
Jun 08, 2019
Truckee Roundhouse Makerspace is holding their annual "Maker Show" on Sunday, June 9, 2019, 11am - 5pm. Come all ye makers! Click heading for more info.
Jun 07, 2019
The Truckee Dirt Fondo "big bad gravel" bike race starts and finishes at your Truckee Tahoe Airport on Saturday, June 8, 2019.
Jun 06, 2019
Over the past decade, the airport has allocated more than $2 million in forestry management maintenance and countless hours of work into Waddle Ranch and other land surrounding the airport and its runways. Scattered across Waddle Ranch are clues to what Martis Valley's forest once were. Click heading for pics and full story.