Author Archives: Mike Landguth

About Mike Landguth

Mike Landguth, AAE, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority, which manages Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Mike joined RDU in November 2011. He and his family live in Cary along with their trusty canine sidekick, Thunder.

Community Support Propels Banner Year

This article originally appeared on RDU Connect.  Santa came early this year at RDU, delivering new air service to destinations on our wish list – Paris, Salt Lake City and Seattle – and a rise in passenger counts after several … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Funding Matters

This article originally appeared in the November edition of Your RDU. It is the first of several planned articles on funding.  One of my duties as president and CEO of the Airport Authority is to watch the horizon for challenges that may … Continue reading

Posted in Airport Development, Community, Economic Development, Master Planning | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

RDU Asks Congressional Delegation To Support Critical FAA Bill

It is often said that Raleigh-Durham International Airport is one of the region’s economic drivers. But what does this mean? Each year, RDU contributes more than $8 billion a year to the region’s economy, serving 9.5 million passengers a year … Continue reading

Posted in Airport Development, Community, Economic Development, General | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

International Air Service: A Shared Community Vision

A new flight to Paris or Germany? It’s a real possibility for RDU in the near future. That was a primary focus of the Regional Transportation Alliance’s 2015 Transportation Breakfast “The Economics of Expanding Air Service” held March 10 at … Continue reading

Image | Posted on | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Making Plans For a Great Year Ahead

Even though winter is one of the slowest times of year, we’re not sitting back twiddling our thumbs. Great things are coming for RDU in 2015. Continue reading

Posted in Air Service, Economic Development, General | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments