Search Continues in Response to Aircraft Incident

12 Local and State Partners Assisting in Search and Rescue Effort RDU Airport, N.C. – Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority personnel continue to support ongoing search and rescue efforts in the vicinity of Umstead State Park. Twelve local and state partners are on the ground and in the air searching for a small private aircraft that wasRead More

RDU Responds to Aircraft Incident Near Airport

RDU Airfield is Open; Emergency Crews are Responding RDU Airport, N.C. – Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority was notified by FAA Air Traffic Control at approximately 7:25 p.m. Sunday that a small general aviation aircraft approaching the airport was lost on radar in the vicinity of Umstead State Park. RDU operations and firefighting units responded immediately, whichRead More

Refreshing RDU’s Parking Garage

Next time you park in RDU’s garage – whether you’re a Premier customer or love parking Central – you’ll probably notice hard hats and construction signs, particularly around the garage atrium. That’s because we have kicked off a year-plus campaign to improve the elevators, escalators and passenger walkways that help travelers get where they needRead More

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