2017 National Championship Air Races Reno-Stead Tenant Bulletin

Tenant Notice for the 2017 National Championship Air Races. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!

Runway 8-26 Closures

Operational conditions permitting, we are planning to close Runway 8/26 daily, from Monday, August 7 thru Friday, August 11 between 4:45 am and noon for pavement maintenance. We will have staff and equipment on the runway from 5:00 am – a bit after 10:00 am applying surface treatments that will take time to set. That’s […]


Notice of Hearing on Proposed Regulations to be held on August 14, 2017 at 9:00 a.m.

The hearing will be held at the Nevada Legislative Building, 401 S. Carson Street, Room 2135, Carson City with video-conferencing to the Legislative Counsel Bureau, Grant Sawyer State Office Building, 555 E. Washington Ave, Room 4412, Las Vegas, Nevada.

EAA Chapter 1361 Guest Speaker

EAA Chapter 1361 will present it’s third guest speaker of the year on August 5th, 9 am in the Reno-Stead Terminal. CarolAnn Garratt will be presenting a fast-paced presentation of her experiences flying her Mooney around the world three times in support of ALS research. Join us for coffee and pastries and an excellent presentation by an experienced pilot.

Truckee (KTRK) is Getting a Control Tower [UPDATED}

Effective June 1, 2017 at 0700 PDT, the Truckee-Tahoe Airport Control Tower will commence operation.

Reno-Stead Airport Association BBQ !

The Reno-Stead Airport Association BBQ is on June 24th

RARA Is Looking for Volunteers to Help With Pilot Registration

RARA needs some help with pilot registration – read more about it…

Food Truck Thursday

Stead will have a Food Truck working near the Terminal building on Thursday, May 25th – Come out and give it a try! And please let us know if you plan to attend so we can let them know how much to stock up…

Fire Tanker Training at Stead

Beginning Sunday, April 23 thru Monday, May 1, three C-130’s from Coulson will be conducting fire tanker training from the BLM tanker base at RTS. UPDATED 4/21/17

Fire Extinguisher Servicing Time

With Fire Inspection time fast approaching, it is also time to get those hangar fire extinguishers serviced. Ron Kirby has arranged for extinguisher servicing on Tuesday, April 25th. The cost is $10/extinguisher. Drop off your extinguishers (and money) a day or so early and pick them up Tuesday afternoon or Wednesday morning.

Applications are Being Accepted for Reno-Area 99s Scholarships

Reno-Area 99s are looking for flight scholarship applicants.

EAA Chapter 1361 Young Eagles Event

EAA Chapter 1361 at the Reno-Stead Airport will be conducting a Young Eagles Rally at the west end of the ramp on June 25th. Please join us for pancakes and consider volunteering to help us put on the event. For more info go to https://eaa1361.org