May Enplanements at RDU Grow 11.4 Percent

Airport Authority Focused On Queueing Improvements Passenger volume at RDU rose sharply again during May, with 653,769 enplaned travelers over the course of the month – an 11.4 percent increase over departing passengers in May 2018. As travelers observe lengthier lines at the security checkpoint – particularly during peak travel times such as early morning,Read More

4 Tips for Fun Summer Travel at RDU

Nothing brings a smile to your face quite like a summer getaway. Still, planning travel this time of year poses unique challenges – especially if you’re traveling with your family or a group. Here are RDU’s tips for making the most of your travel experience – and getting you to paradise worry-free. Book your parkingRead More

Observation Park Temporary Closure

Airport to temporarily close Observation Park for nearby airfield construction  Airport officials will close Observation Park Monday, June 17 through Friday, June 21 for airfield construction that will occur in close proximity to the site. The park will reopen to the public Saturday, June 22. Read more about RDU’s Refresh campaign here. RDU’s popular ObservationRead More

Board Approves Runway and Road Repairs

$2.3 million to be spent on pavement rehabilitation The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority approved a $2.3 million contract for emergency pavement repairs to RDU’s secondary runway, 5R-23L, and a road on campus. The runway and North Fuel Road are safe to use but are cracking with age and in need of repair. The contract with theRead More