Tag Archives: construction

RDU Rule #1: Never Stop Planning

At yesterday’s meeting of the Airport Authority board, we received some sad, but not unexpected news. After 34 years as part of RDU’s facility development team, Dave Powell announced his retirement. 

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Terminal 1 Timelapse: The New Exit Corridor

There perhaps wasn’t a more popular spot on the old Terminal 1 concourse than the food court that housed the quick serve trio of Freshens, Godfather’s Pizza and Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen. Today, that space has been transformed into the location … Continue reading

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Terminal 1 Timelapse: The Security Checkpoint

A few weeks ago, we posted a time lapse of the ticketing lobby inside Terminal 1. The response was so strong that we’ve decided to make this a regular feature. Today’s time-lapse video is of the security checkpoint. This is … Continue reading

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New Terminal 1 Section Debuts

The countdown is on! Terminal 1 is set to open on March 2, 2014. But, you don’t have to wait until then to go inside the building and see how the modernization project looks. We have re-launched the Terminal 1 … Continue reading

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Airline Highlights: American Airlines

This is the second part of an occasional series that focuses on the airlines serving RDU.  When American Airlines first began service out of Terminal A in 1985, it was hard to know the influence the airline would have on … Continue reading

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