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MEDIA ALERT – Grand Opening of Stellar Aviation’s New Facility at Reno-Tahoe International Airport

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RENO, Nev. (May 22, 2024) – The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) invites you to the grand opening of Stellar Aviation’s state-of-the-art facility at Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO). This event marks the completion of a significant private investment and development project aimed at enhancing aviation services in the Greater Reno/Sparks area. 

Who: Speakers from Stellar Aviation, United Construction, Nevada Air National Guard and  

Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority 

Where: Stellar Aviation  

225 S Rock Blvd, Reno, NV 89502  

Complimentary parking will be available for media at the event site 

When: Thursday, May 23, 2024, at 1 p.m. 

Key Highlights 

  • Stellar Aviation Group invested a substantial $14 million and no local tax dollars 
  • The first phase spans eight acres 
  • Four Acres of apron area dedicated to aircraft parking and maintenance 
  • 37,000 square feet of hangar and office space 
  • Executive Terminal spanning 5,000 square feet  
  • General contractor: United Construction 

“Stellar Aviation is proud to open its newest executive campus in service of the Greater Reno/Sparks area,” said Brad Kost, Chief Operating Officer for Stellar Aviation. “This major accomplishment and much-needed RNO infrastructure improvement allows Stellar to better serve our community. It was made possible by our strong partnership with the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority, its Board of Trustees, and their forward-thinking leadership.” 

Media is invited to join us in celebrating this milestone and witness firsthand the future of aviation services in our region. Please RSVP to the event by emailing Nicolle Staten at or call our media line 844-RNO-INFO (844-766-4636). 


The Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority (RTAA) operates two of the most important economic drivers for our region–the Reno-Tahoe International Airport (RNO) and the Reno-Stead Airport (RTS). The RTAA is financially self-sufficient, meaning it is funded through airport operations and not state or local taxes. Ten airlines serve RNO, flying to multiple nonstop destinations throughout the United States and Mexico. For more details, visit