Frontier Airlines Announces Nonstop Service to San Diego on August 15

RDU Airport, N.C. – Sun and fun in San Diego is finally a nonstop flight away. Raleigh-Durham International Airport’s most sought after nonstop destination will be served by Frontier Airlines beginning on August 15. The airline announced the route during a nationwide release of new destinationsthroughout their network on June 5. “San Diego is our current topRead More

Mamava® Suites Now Available for Nursing Moms

New moms asked and we listened! Nursing mothers traveling through the airport will now have dedicated, comfortable, and private space conveniently located in Terminals 1 & 2! Two brand new Mamava Nursing Suites were installed on May 17 and 18 near Gate A-6 in Terminal 1 and at Gate C-8 in Terminal 2. The MamavaRead More

1943 – 2018: Celebrating 75 Years of Commercial Flight at RDU

From 1,160 to 11.6 million annual passengers, RDU has seen incredible growth during its 75 years of commercial air service. On May 1, 1943, the first commercial flight landed at  what was then Raleigh-Durham Army Airfield– a DC-3 aircraft operated by Eastern Airlines and destined for Florida. The flight originated in New York and RDURead More

Top 5: Travel Happy with Earth Day in Mind

With more than 11.6 million passengers traveling through RDU last year, making a few small changes the next time you fly can have a significant impact. So, to celebrate Earth Day every day, we’ve compiled five ways you can travel happy while keeping the environment in mind all year long. Ditch the Plastic Bottles BringRead More

A Record Crushing Year: 11.6 Million People Fly Through RDU In 2017

RDU Airport, N.C. – More people than ever before traveled through Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) during 2017, breaking last year’s record by a half-million people. RDU counted 11.6 million total passengers (arriving/departing) in 2017, a 5.6 percent increase compared to 2016. “We are grateful that Central North Carolina is responding so well to new flightsRead More