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."

RDU Police K9s Awarded New Safety Gear

Each day on duty, RDU’s two most popular employees put their noses to the ground and grind out a four-paw effort to keep everyone at the airport safe. Now, these beloved officers are receiving a generous uniform upgrade that will … Continue reading

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The Deal: Incredible Chef’s Tasting Menu Arrives For October

From an outstanding culinary experience to great end-of-summer deals, here’s what you can find at The Shops of RDU with this month’s edition of “The Deal.” Chef Tasting Menu Debuts An incredible deal is available during October at three airport … Continue reading

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Going International: Regions Near and Far

This is the last in a 6-part series about RDU’s pursuit of new international air service. Read the series. In our series, we’ve covered Europe, Asia, India and the Middle East pretty thoroughly. While these are some of the top … Continue reading

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The Fives: Airlines That Belong To History

American. Delta. Southwest. United. These are the biggest airlines serving RDU today, but it hasn’t always been this way. Over the course of time, many other carriers have come and gone. In this edition of “The Fives,” we’re going to … Continue reading

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Let’s Fly!: A New Way To Ft. Lauderdale and Changes to Freeport

Welcome to Let’s Fly!, a monthly round-up of news from the airlines and airports you may encounter on your journey from RDU.  Delta Air Lines is launching a new flight to Ft. Lauderdale. The flight begins Thursday, Dec. 11 and … Continue reading

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