Category Archives: The Fives

The Fives: RDU Had That?

In this edition of “The 5’s,” we’re taking a look back at a few of the more obscure bits of RDU’s history. From Army barracks to air shows, here are five things from our past you may not know even … Continue reading

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The Fives: Terminal 1 Then and Now

Today’s offering of The Fives is a special double feature. With the opening of Terminal 1 set for just 10 days from now, I thought it would be a great time to take a look at several places in the … Continue reading

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The Fives: Presidential Visits

It’s the third Monday in February, which means it’s President’s Day. In honor of this day, we’re taking a look back at presidential visits at RDU throughout the years. I hope you’ll enjoy this visit down memory lane. 

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The Fives: The USO of NC RDU Center

Tomorrow, many will pause to celebrate the birth of our great nation. At RDU, a corps of volunteers will be on duty to serve those who make it possible to enjoy Independence Day each year. In this edition of The … Continue reading

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The Fives: Inside The Ramp Tower

Anyone who travels to RDU regularly is familiar with the tall Air Traffic Control Tower that’s visible from just about anywhere at the airport. But, did you know there’s another tower that plays a crucial role in coordinating aircraft movements?  … Continue reading

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