Author Archives: Andrew Sawyer

About Andrew Sawyer

Andrew Sawyer is the External Communication Specialist for the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority and is the main writer for RDU’s website, electronic communication and airport publications. He’s also the primary face behind RDU’s social media channels. Andrew also assists with many other things, from media relations to event planning. In fact, he has an advanced degree in "other duties as assigned."

The Deal: Minion-Mania to Rare Literary Works

From Minion-Mania to rare British literary works, this month’s edition of “The Deal” brings you the latest new items and best current offers from The Shops of RDU.

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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 … Continue reading

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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. 

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The Deal: Restaurant Month and Making A Difference With the USO

Graduations, Mother’s Day and early summer vacations mean that May is a busy time for traveling through RDU. Restaurant month returns  and relaxing spa deals can be found. Also, we have good news from Africa on your donations to The … Continue reading

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Winter Weather: Myth vs. Fact

Whenever winter weather threatens RDU, I receive a lot of questions via social media on how airport operations are impacted. Our guest services team in the terminals and others who answer the phones at RDU receive plenty of questions as … Continue reading

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