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

Airport Authority Presents Options for Managing Record Growth

Board Receives Runway Update, Options for T1 Expansion and Roadway Congestion Relief Amid record-setting growth at RDU, the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority presented three potential projects to the Board of Directors that could shape the airport’s future. Tuesday’s strategic meeting of the Board of Directors was for informational purposes only and no action was taken. AirportRead More

Travelers Have One Year to Get a REAL ID

New License Required for Boarding Flights Starting Oct. 1, 2020 RDU Airport, N.C. – Beginning Oct. 1, 2020, every air traveler 18 and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license or another acceptable form of ID to fly at all U.S. airports, including Raleigh-Durham International Airport. Passengers who do not have a REAL IDRead More

RDU Ranked a Top Five Large Airport in J.D. Power Satisfaction Study

Passenger Growth Elevates RDU from Medium to Large Airport Category Record-setting passenger growth elevated Raleigh-Durham International Airport from a medium to large airport in a 2019 J.D. Power study of North American airports. RDU ranked fifth in passenger satisfaction in its new category. “We are thrilled that passengers consider RDU one of the top fiveRead More

RDU sets a record for passenger volume for August

Moody’s reaffirms bond rating, cites strong performance More than 648,000 passengers boarded flights at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in August, an 11.2 percent increase over August 2018 and a new record for the month. Passenger volume traditionally declines after Labor Day but RDU’s projections indicate the growth trend will continue into the fall, with monthly enplanementsRead More