Drone flights this week

Drone America will be flying their equipment this week – March 20-22. Click title for details.

Stead Airport Manager’s Meeting Recap

The Stead Airport Manager’s meeting held in conjunction with the bi-monthly RSAA meeting was by all accounts a rousing success.

Drone Operations Feb 26-28, 2019

Subject to coordination with Army Guard ops and the whims of our weather, Drone America plans to fly next week, Tuesday – Thursday, Feb 26-28.

Runway Safety Video

Today the Runway Safety Office asked me to share a video with you, our flying community, about landing on the wrong surface. It’s particularly applicable if you use RNO frequently, or another airport with parallel runways.

14/32 and 8/26 East of TWY B Closed Wednesday Feb 6th

The FAA will be repairing in-pavement MALSR lights on RWY 32 from noon to 3:30 pm on Wednesday, February 6.

Friday into Saturday rain leads Sunday to Monday snow

Weather update for the weekend of February 2, 2019. Warm up the snow shovel just in case…

Main Gate Construction at Stead

Beginning early February there will be construction around the Stead Main Gate entrance.

Santa Visited the Stead Airport

Your airport hosted over 175 of our neighbors who had a chance to meet Santa and experience a little aviation.

US Marines Training Exercise at RTS

Beginning on Thursday, November 8, 2018 a Marine Air/Ground unit will flow into the Reno-Stead Airport to conduct some pre-deployment training. Click the title to Read More Detail.

Runway Closure on Tuesday Oct 30th

Runway 8-26 will be closed, Runway 14-32 will have a restriction part of the day and Taxiway A centerline will be repainted. Read more here, Check NOTAMS and listen to the AWOS Notifications!

Recognition for ALL You Do to Make Us Successful

From Mike Scott: I want everyone to know that I think it is awesome how our WHOLE Stead Airport Family pulled together to make our Runway Opening/Commemorative Brick Ceremony an incredible success.

Runway 8-26 is Officially OPEN!

Runway 8/26 is open for day/night operations as of 3:40 pm Friday, October 19, 2018.