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Truckee-Tahoe Airport

Truckee, CA

Phone: 530-587-4119
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Attendance: Attended
Year-round, 7 Days a Week,0700-2130
Elevation:5,901 ft (1,798.6 m) (Surveyed)
Location:2.00 mi. E of Truckee
Beacon: Present (white-green)
Instrument Procedures:RNAV, GPS
Runways:02/20, 11/29
Longest paved runway: 7000 ft
Fees:Tiedown, Hangar, Ramp, Parking
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Minimum Fuel Prices

100LL$ 5.09  (self serve service)
100LL$ 5.64  (full serve service)
Jet-A$ 4.90  (full serve service)

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Runway 02/20

Dimensions:4650 x 75ft. / 1417.3 x 22.9mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 35000 lb
Surface:asphalt, no surface treatment, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
025886.3ft. MSL
16° mag
30° true
No Datanon-precisionNo Data
205886.5ft. MSL
196° mag
210° true
non-precisionvisual glide slope: 2-Box/Left-Side VASI
115' Disp Threshold
Sailplanes Use Left Tfc Rwy 20

Runway 11/29

Dimensions:7000 x 100ft. / 2133.6 x 30.5mWeight Bearing Cap: Single wheel: 50000 lb
Surface:asphalt, grooved, in good conditionRunway Edge Lights:medium
#Elev/HdgTr. Pat.MarkingsApproach LightsTD PointILS/LOCObstructionsComments/Noise
115900.8ft. MSL
106° mag
120° true
0.1% down
No Datanon-precisionrunway end identifier: REIL is present
295892.5ft. MSL
286° mag
300° true
0.1% up
No Datanon-precisionNo Data

Business/Service Information

Name LocationFreq. MonitoredMain Phone
Tahoe Flying Club
    Truckee, CA
    UNICOM: 122.8
    Sierra Aero
    • Maintenance
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    Truckee, CA
    Silverado Soaring Club
    • Rentals
    Truckee, CA
    Soar Truckee
    • Rentals
    • Flight Training
    On field: NE
    Truckee-Tahoe Airport District
    • Maintenance
    • $5.64
    • $5.09
    • $4.90
    On field: CTR
    UNICOM: 122.8
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    Services at this airport:

    Services: Camping on Field
    Engine Repair: MajorAirframe Repair: Major
    Fuel: 100LL Low-Lead, Jet A, Jet A1 +Icing Inhibitor
    Transportation: Shuttle Bus, Public, Limousine, Van
    Rental Cars: 

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      Operations & More Information

      Lat/Long:N39 19.2025' / W120 8.3738'
      Charts:NACO: San Francisco Sectional
      Mag Var:14E (2015)
      ARTCC:Oakland (ZOA)
      FSS:Reno (RNO)
      NOTAM Facility:TRK
      Approach/Departure Control Facility
      Pattern Altitude:6900 MSL; Light Aircraft: 7000 MSL; Heavy Aircraft: 7500 MSL; Turbine Aircraft: 7500 MSL
      Wind Indicator:Lighted
      Seg. Circle:Yes
      Lighting:Actvt VASI Rwy 20; MIRL Rwy 2/20 & Rwy 11/29 - CTAF. REIL Rwy 11 Avbl on Req CTC UNICOM (0700-2100)

      Aircraft & Activity

      Based GA Aircraft

      Single Engine:103
      Multi Engine:15

      Airport Activity

      GA Local:21,000
      GA Itinerant:12,976
      Air Taxi:1,000

      (12-month period ending on 3/31/2015)

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      Contact Addresses

      Owner:Airport Manager:
      Truckee-Tahoe Airport DistrictKevin Smith
      10356 Truckee Airport Rd10356 Truckee Airport Rd
      Truckee, CA 96161Truckee, CA 96161
      530-587-4540 (Office) 530-587-4119 (Office)