Tag Archives: Southwest Airlines

Saying Goodbye To The Old Terminal 1

This Saturday, immediately after the last Southwest Airlines 737 pushes back from the gate, a crew will begin dismantling the security checkpoint in Terminal 1, signaling the end of an era for Raleigh-Durham International Airport. 

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RDU’s Top Non-Stop Destinations in 2013

With about 180 daily flights to 38 non-stop destinations, there are many places to fly from RDU.  So, which are our most popular? Let’s take a look at the top 10 non-stop destinations for 2013. 

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Terminal 1 Opening: The Countdown Is On!

The countdown is on! Terminal 1 opens this March. After two years of extensive modernization, the terminal has been transformed into a first-class facility that is going to elevate your experience at RDU.

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Change Is Constant At RDU

Lately at RDU, we have been talking a lot about change. You’ve even seen some of this conversation discussed here. We’ve talked about changes in the airline industry. In a few months we will unveil the major transformation Terminal 1 … Continue reading

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The RDU Breakdown

After yesterday’s board meeting, I started looking at the passenger numbers for the first six months of the year. From there, I started thinking about how busy the first six months of the year have been. Airlines have added new … Continue reading

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