Welcome to Carson City Airport – KCXP

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In the Heart of the Sierra

Carson City Airport, KCXP, is conveniently located 3 miles NE of downtown Carson City, 30 miles from downtown Reno, 13 miles from Virginia City, and only 20 minutes from Lake Tahoe, making our airport a welcome destination for vacation and business travelers, and ‘just for pleasure’ aviators. Pilots consider Carson City Airport to be the most user-friendly airport in Northern Nevada.

The airport is currently the 5th overall busiest airport and the 3rd busiest General Aviation (GA) airport in Nevada.

The ‘Capital City’ airport is a public use, 24 hour airport with a 6,100 ft. long x 75 ft. wide runway.

Instrument Approaches and an IFR Departure Procedure; AWSOS III P/T with Terminal Area Forecasts provided by the National Weather Service.


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Carson City Airport
The Nevada Jeep Club used the south parking lot at the airport as a staging area for their annual Ride to Remember Jeep Convoy on September 11, 2022. The event was a ride to remember the brave service members and the victims of September 11, 2002Cactus Air Force Wings and Wheels Museum put out a display of old military vehicles in support of the event.Carson City Fire Department made an appearance with one of the fire engines. ... See MoreSee Less
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