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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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The Fives: Following The Signs

Have you ever stared out the window of your plane while it’s taxiing to the runway and wondered what in the world all those signs and lines mean out on the airfield? In today’s edition of The Fives, we’re showing … Continue reading

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The Fives: Cool Airport Structures

Today, we’re beginning an occasional photo series here on RDU Cruising Altitude called The Fives.  Every few weeks, we’ll show you a series of five things or places that can be found at RDU if you know where to look, … Continue reading

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