• Reno-Stead Airport

    The Reno-Stead Airport (RTS) is a 5,000 acre general aviation facility, owned and operated by the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority, that is quickly becoming a major economic hub in northern Nevada.

General Airfield Information

Take Flight at RTS


Approximately 200 aircraft are based at Reno-Stead and it is an FAA Designated UAS test range. The National Championship Air Races take place at RTS. It is our goal to ensure your flight safety with resources available here.

News and Upcoming Events

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    Reno Air Races – Pylon Racing Seminar

    June 6 – June 10, 2022 (not a public event)

    Pre-Qualifications Seminar for the Reno Air Races.

  • Program Calendar

    Food Bank Mobile Harvest

    Thursday, August 18, 2022 from 9a.m.-11a.m.

    Food Bank’s Mobile Harvest program will be at the Stead Airport to distribute produce and other fresh food items to community members. All community members in need of food assistance are welcome to visit Mobile Harvest. There are no qualification requirements, and each household may pick up food from a Mobile Harvest distribution once per week.

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    2022 National Championship Air Races

    September 14 – 18, 2022 all day

    The fastest motorsport on Earth – a one-of-a-kind thrill you have to see, hear and feel to believe. This is classic, cool and contemporary all rolled into one. This is life at 500 miles per hour. This is the STIHL National Championship Air Races.

Supporting the Community

GA Services and Development

  • Learn More About Our FBO Services

    FBO Services

    The Reno-Stead Airport is proud to recognize the following fixed base operator (FBO):
    Aviation Classics, ltd.
    4825 Texas Ave., Reno, NV 89506

  • More Information

    Reno-Stead Airport Association

    Formed in 1996, the Reno-Stead Airport Association (RSAA) is a non-profit organization made up of individuals and business entities that are associated with or support the operation of the Reno-Stead Airport.

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    Doing Business

    Learn more about doing business with the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority and Reno-Stead Airport. From land development to leasing opportunities, competitive solicitations and more, we have a solution for you.


Get In Touch


Connect with our team for questions and more information.

Physical Address:
4895 Texas Ave., Reno, Nevada 89506

Mailing Address:
Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority
Reno-Stead Airport
P.O. Box 12490, Reno, Nevada 89510-2490