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.

Testifying Before Congress About Strengthening Airport Security

Last week, I had the privilege of visiting Capitol Hill to testify before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Homeland Security’s Subcommittee on Transportation. I had the opportunity to share about one of our top priorities: Airport Safety and … Continue reading

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After Terminal 1: What’s Next For RDU

We’ve arrived. In more ways than one, we have indeed arrived at RDU. Right now, passengers are enjoying a beautiful new terminal as Terminal 1 is now open. But, we’ve also arrived after 15+ years of construction of world class … Continue reading

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RDU Land Use Planning: Taking The Next Step

With the opening of Terminal 1 this spring, RDU will be completing what I like to call the big dig. After nearly 20 years of almost non-stop construction, RDU will have in place the infrastructure to support our region’s air … Continue reading

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Moving The Terminal 1 Opening Date

I cannot wait for Spring to arrive, and I don’t think I’m the only one.  This winter has been very cold and it shouldn’t be a big surprise that the cold temperatures have affected the Terminal 1 project. 

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Air Service Development Is Economic Development

Last week, I was honored to speak to attendees at the Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Summer Leadership Conference. One key focus of the meeting was to set the economic development priorities. 

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