RDU and TSA Offer Travel Tips Ahead of Holiday Weekend

Enhanced Health and Safety Measures are in Place With the holiday weekend approaching, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are providing travel tips and a description of recent changes the airport and federal agency have made to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. RDU has seen modest but steady growth inRead More

RDU and Delta Air Lines Help Travelers Fly with Confidence

New Health Measures are in Place in Terminals and on Planes The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority and Delta Air Lines announced Friday additional health precautions in terminals and on planes that will help travelers fly with confidence. “As passengers slowly return to air travel, we are taking every precaution to provide them with a safe andRead More

Airport Authority Presents ‘Survival Budget’ to Board of Directors

Passenger Traffic Grows Incrementally in May amid Pandemic The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority’s Board of Directors approved a budget amendment Thursday that includes cuts made by the Authority to offset the unprecedented decline in revenue caused by COVID-19. “The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have forced RDU to make difficult business decisions that include making deepRead More

RDU Puts New Passenger Health and Safety Measures in Place

Airport Announces Changes to Increase Passenger Confidence The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority announced Thursday new measures aimed at protecting travelers amid the coronavirus pandemic. “The health and safety of everyone at the airport is RDU’s top priority,” said Michael Landguth, president and CEO of the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority. “As we head into the traditionally busy summerRead More

RDU Board Approves Nearly $50 Million in Federal Relief Funding

The Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority’s Board of Directors voted Friday to accept $49.5 million in funding from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). The act provides $10 billion in new funds for all airports that are considered part of the national airport system. Under the CARES act, airports must maintain 90Read More