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01-31-2017 Buy a Brick & help celebrate our 75th Anniversary

The Stead 75th Anniversary Brick Project celebrates the military and civilian aviation tradition that began at Stead in 1942.  From its beginnings as a Reno Army Air Base...(Read More)

11-04-2017 Ruck March Kicks off Reno-Stead's 75th Annivsary

Reno‐Stead Airport is celebrating its 75th anniversary October 2017 through summer of 2018 and the commemoration begins with a unique ruck march...(Read More)

11-05-2016 Public can book a ride on early luxury airliner at Stead airport
People can book a trip on a Ford Trimotor, called the first luxury airliner, from Nov. 10 to Nov. 13 at the Reno-Stead Airport. The Reno Stead Chapter ... (Read More)

11-11-2015 New Military Exhibit Opens at Reno-Stead Airport
Some military fanfare happened Wednesday to unveil an official plaque and introduce a new museum in honor of the rich military history of ... (Read More)

11-05-2015 Museum displays memorabilia from Stead, Reno air bases
A new military museum at the Reno-Stead airport showcases the history of the Stead Air Force Base and the Reno Army Air Base.  About 25 veterans ... (Read More)

05-02-2014 Enhancing GA Activity - User/Tenant Survey

General Aviation (GA) services and infrastructure are critical to the success of the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and the Reno-Stead Airport (RTS) ... (Read More)

03-10-2014 - Airport Seeks Request for Qualifications for Stead Development

The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority has issued a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for development at the 5,000-acre Reno-Stead Airport. Reno-Tahoe ... (Read More)


12-30-2013 - Reno-Stead Airport is Ready to Land New UAV Development

Contact us for information on locating your UAV Business at Reno-Stead Airport. Tina Iftiger, Vice President of Economic Development at tiftiger@ ... (Read More)


12-16-2013 Grand Opening of Freedom Flight Terminal at Reno-Stead Airport

On Monday, December 16th, the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority celebrated the grand opening of the Freedom Flight Terminal at the Reno-Stead Airport. The ... (Read More)


05-12-2013 Reno-Stead Airport invests in new GA building

Reno-Stead Airport (RTS) in northern Nevada, recently broke ground on a $6 million, 12,000-square-foot replacement for its former general aviation building. The new facility ... (Read More)


05-03-2013 Reno-Stead Airport Invests in New GA Building

Reno-Stead Airport (RTS), located in northern Nevada, about 14 miles northwest of Reno-Tahoe International Airport, is upgrading its Cold War-era general aviation (GA) ... (Read More)