Terminal 2 Baggage Handling System Gets an Upgrade

New Updates to a System That Dates Back a Dozen Years Bags are moving more efficiently and reliably in Terminal 2 thanks to a recent upgrade of the baggage handling control system. The system underwent final testing, received TSA approval and went live in January. The $3 million project began in late 2017, with constructionRead More

Update: CDC Confirms Passenger Tested Negative for Coronavirus

Jan. 25: the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirms the passenger tested negative for coronavirus. For more information, visit the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services news release: Test Results Negative for Possible Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in North Carolina Jan. 24: RDU Passenger Under Investigation for Coronavirus The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority was notifiedRead More

Forging Ahead On Vision 2040

The number of people flying through RDU continues to soar with 14.2 million passengers served in 2019, 11% more than the previous year. The airport’s Vision 2040 master plan outlines the new facilities and infrastructure needed to accommodate more people and additional flights. We’re already hard at work on several capital projects and have madeRead More

RDU and Local Chefs: Welcoming the World to the Triangle

 At RDU, we connect you to the people and places that matter most. Sometimes, that means introducing our guests to all the Triangle region has to offer. RDU recently introduced six new restaurant concepts, announced today that La Farm Bakery and Café will join the Terminal 2 dining community, and we drew renowned ChefRead More

RDU Seeks Compromise on Perimeter Security Fencing

Airport to Continue Productive Discussions on Fence Design, Mountain Biking Lease As RDU works to enhance airport security and keep trespassers off airport property, we understand that the issue of building perimeter fencing is extremely important to members of the community who enjoy using Umstead State Park. RDU recently released designs for a proposed perimeterRead More