Tag Archives: FAA

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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Brushing Up On Hurricane Plans

Being more than two hours from the coast doesn’t mean that we’re out of reach from hurricanes. The infamous hurricanes Hazel and Fran along with Bonnie, Ernesto, Floyd and a few others have also paid the Research Triangle Region a … Continue reading

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Snow, Ice, Sleet Or Freezing Rain: RDU Is Ready

A few weeks ago, I was running errands after work before heading home. As I was leaving a store, I saw snow flurries.  Apparently, so did many other shoppers around me as heads were tilted skyward as we walked to … Continue reading

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RDU: What The Code Doesn’t Stand For

Not a week goes by that I don’t see “the” question in my Twitter feed. Rarely does a week pass without our customer relations team having to answer it either.  “What does the U in RDU stand for?”  It seems … Continue reading

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