Category Archives: Community

Funding Matters

This article originally appeared in the November edition of Your RDU. It is the first of several planned articles on funding.  One of my duties as president and CEO of the Airport Authority is to watch the horizon for challenges that may … Continue reading

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An Exciting Time at RDU

This is a great time to be involved with Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Our 15-year major construction period is complete. The terminals are bustling with increased passenger numbers and new flight announcements. And, we’ve just launched Vision 2040, our master plan study.

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Vision 2040: Determining the Future of RDU

On June 1, the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority will kick off Vision 2040, our master planning program that will chart the airport’s future development over the next 25 years. With the completion of Terminal 1 just last year, the Airport Authority … Continue reading

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RDU Asks Congressional Delegation To Support Critical FAA Bill

It is often said that Raleigh-Durham International Airport is one of the region’s economic drivers. But what does this mean? Each year, RDU contributes more than $8 billion a year to the region’s economy, serving 9.5 million passengers a year … Continue reading

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International Air Service: A Shared Community Vision

A new flight to Paris or Germany? It’s a real possibility for RDU in the near future. That was a primary focus of the Regional Transportation Alliance’s 2015 Transportation Breakfast “The Economics of Expanding Air Service” held March 10 at … Continue reading

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