Navigate RDU Like a Pro This Holiday Season

Tens of thousands of travelers will pass through RDU this holiday season. Whether it’s your first time flying through RDU or just one of many visits, these tips will help you navigate the airport like a pro.   Continue reading

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‘Tis The Day Before Thanksgiving: 2014 Edition

'Tis The Day Before Thanksgiving and all through our airport, happy reunions can be witnessed....

‘Tis The Day Before Thanksgiving and all through our airport, happy reunions can be witnessed….

An annual tradition from RDU Cruising Altitude and the Communications and Community Affairs staff at the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority.

 ‘Tis the day before Thanksgiving at Raleigh-Durham International Airport

“Travelers are arriving in the tens of thousands,” we can happily report.

Cars are finding Park & Ride 4 and our free shuttle simply quite a breeze.

And, friends are using our Cell Phone lot with a great amount of ease.

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On The Record: Uber and Lyft

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A question the Airport Authority has received more than once recently is, “Why can’t Uber operate at RDU?”

Short answer is they can, and some Uber and Lyft, drivers do.

Uber and Lyft are gaining in popularity, and our customers are using them. We understand this and are working with these companies so drivers that use this technology can provide service at RDU. Continue reading

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Proudly Serving Those Who Serve

At RDU, we’re proud to support our military. As North Carolina is a state with many military connections, we routinely serve those stationed at Fort Bragg, Pope Army Air Field, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, Marine Corps Camp Lejeune and Cherry Point Naval Air Station among others. Plus, we also serve many more local national guardsman and others who travel through RDU each year. Continue reading

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Let’s Fly! Hello Dulles, Goodbye AirTran

New service to Washington-Dulles is the highlight of this month’s edition of Let’s Fly! We’re also saying goodbye to AirTran Airways and welcoming Air Canada to a new location in Terminal 2.  In addition, you can find out which airlines are making travel easier to Japan and Israel and learn how your frequent flyer miles can benefit veterans.  Continue reading

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