With Travelers Returning, RDU Board Focuses on Long-Term Planning

Airport Authority Considers Strategic Projects to Prepare For Future Growth As business and leisure travelers resume air travel from RDU, the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority is renewing its focus on establishing the long-term strategic direction of the airport. The Authority Board of Directors kicked off Friday a series of strategic planning meetings to consider revisions toRead More

Passenger Traffic Increases 1,415% in April

RDU Adjusts Parking Rates to Account for Growth RDU set a pandemic record in April with a 1,415 percent increase in passenger traffic over April 2020. More than 606,000 passengers flew through RDU during the month. “We are excited to see passengers returning to air travel in large numbers as traffic rebounds at RDU,” saidRead More

Adjusted Daily Rates Coming May 17 for ParkRDU Customers

Booking Online at ParkRDU.com Guarantees the Lowest Available Rate As more people return to air travel, Raleigh-Durham International Airport is adjusting its parking offerings to ensure all customers may continue to park smart and enjoy easy access to the airport’s parking deck. Beginning Monday, May 17, ParkRDU Central customers who book online at ParkRDU.com atRead More

Sun Country to Become RDU’s 11th Airline

The Ultra-Low-Cost Carrier Will Fly Nonstop to Minneapolis Sun Country Airlines will become the 11th carrier to serve Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) when a nonstop flight from Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP) arrives Friday evening. With its entry into the Raleigh-Durham region, Sun Country is the latest carrier to invest in RDU’s recovery. “Raleigh-Durham remains a competitiveRead More

TSA Extends Mask Requirement in Airports

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is extending the face mask requirement at airports and on board commercial aircraft through September 13. TSA’s mask mandate initially went into effect on February 1 and was scheduled to expire on May 11. The federal mask requirement is intended to minimize the spread of COVID-19 through public transportation. TSARead More