Aerial view of the Reno-Stead Airport taken from an aircraft flying overhead.

Information for pilots and users of Reno-Stead Airport.

Unreliable GPS Signals


GPS Interference Testing

NSAWC 12-03

September 12, 2012 – September 20, 2012

Mina, NV

GPS testing is scheduled and may result in unreliable or unavailable GPS signal.

During testing, the GPS signal may be unreliable or unavailable within a 400NMR centered at 393319N/1174400W or the MVA VOR 013 degree radial at 61 NM at FL400 and above, decreasing in area with a decrease in altitude to 346NMR at FL250, 268NMR at 10,000 FT MSL, 268NMR at 4,000 FT AGL and 248NMR at 50 FT AGL.


Specific instructions and restrictions are available at once the NOTAM has been issued.


*Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. Pilots should not use the information on this website for flight planning purposes. For the latest information, call your local Flight Service Station at 1-800-WX-BRIEF.


NOTE:  KRTS is approximately 100NM from the center of the testing area.