Press Room: News Releases

05-28-2014 - Airport to Conduct Emergency Response Training Exercise

Thursday, 8am-2pm, the Reno-Tahoe International Airport will be conducting Emergency Response Training on the south end of the Airport. This exercise will prepare the Airport and regional first responders in case of an actual emergency.

04-21-2014 - Additional seats & flights on many American routes

Reno-Tahoe International Airport is adding more air service to the region with additional seats on many American Airlines flights to some of the busiest hub airports in the nation.

04-17-2014 - Airport Runway Construction

As part of a regular maintenance program, the Reno-Tahoe International Airport continues its summer-long project to reconstruct pavement areas. This will result in the sights and sounds of construction at the airport during the day and night time hours. 

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.

03-05-2014 - UAS Industry Expert Headed to Northern Nevada

Rapp to lead Business Development for Unmanned Aerial Systems at Reno-Stead Airport. Lt. Col. Warren Rapp, who was raised in Reno, has been selected to lead the Program Management Office for the Nevada Institute of Autonomous systems at Reno-Stead Airport.

02-05-14 - New Air Service: Alaska Airlines adds flights to the Pacific Northwest

Reno-Tahoe International Airport is adding more air service for the region with additional non-stop flights to Portland and Seattle on Alaska Airlines.

01-29-14 - TSA Pre-Check Enrollment Center now open at Fingerprinting Express

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) opened a TSA Pre-Check enrollment center in Reno on Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. This means Reno-Tahoe International Airport passengers who wish to enroll in TSA Pre-Check can now do so locally.

01-27-2014 - Airport Brings Onboard New Vice President of Air Service Development

Quentin S. Koch (pronounced Coke), has been named the Vice President of Air Service Development at the Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority.

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

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 Freedom Flight Terminal is dedicated to the nation’s veterans who have served in the armed forces.

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