RDU is Storm Ready

Snow, ice, thunderstorms, fog and even hurricanes can wreak havoc on flight schedules and interrupt or delay the most carefully prepared travel plans. At RDU, we don’t just expect weather interruptions, we prepare for them. That’s why we’re excited to be named by the National Weather Service as a StormReady® Community. Continue reading

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Vision 2040 – A Glimpse Into the First Public Workshops

mpsquareMonday, June 29 we will hold our first Vision2040 public meeting in Durham. We will hold an identical one the following day in Raleigh.

(Check here for dates and times.)

As we’ve been discussing, Vision2040 is our Master Plan Study, which will help us chart the airport’s future development.

Over the next 18 months, we’ll take a focused look at the airport’s infrastructure and facilities in comparison to those required to serve future demand. This information will help us define a capital improvement and asset management program that will take us through 2040. Continue reading

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An Exciting Time at RDU

The concluding image in the Airport Authority's new video.

The concluding image in the Airport Authority’s new video.

This is a great time to be involved with Raleigh-Durham International Airport.

Our 15-year major construction period is complete. The terminals are bustling with increased passenger numbers and new flight announcements.

And, we’ve just launched Vision 2040, our master plan study.

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The Deal: Cool Down This Summer

This month’s edition of “The Deal” features new tastes, old favorites and trendy products that will help you keep cool during your summer travels.  Continue reading

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Vision 2040: Determining the Future of RDU

On June 1, the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority will kick off Vision 2040, our master planning program that will chart the airport’s future development over the next 25 years.

With the completion of Terminal 1 just last year, the Airport Authority completed a 15-year, nearly $1B construction period. During this time, we built a new parking garage, general aviation complex and Terminal 2 in addition to the Terminal 1 renovation. Continue reading

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