RDU’s Future Has Arrived – FAA Approves Airport Layout Plan

RDU Airport, N.C. – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has approved the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority’s Airport Layout Plan (ALP), marking the final step in the airport’s master planning process. The decision allows the Airport Authority to begin work on more than $2.7 billion in aviation infrastructure and amenities identified in the Vision 2040 Master Plan.Read More

From Gift Wrapping to Holiday Music, Joy Takes Flight at RDU!

As the holiday season comes to its peak, spirits are bright at RDU! Throughout the week leading up to December 25th, the airport will offer a variety of seasonal treats that will fill the concourse with good cheer. For the first time ever and as part of our Joy Takes Flight Campaign, we’re offering complimentaryRead More

Epilogue: Saying Goodbye to 2nd Edition Book Sellers [Video]

After 33 years, Karen and Walter High are ready to turn the page to the next chapter of their lives. The two will retire at the end of the year, closing their beloved 2nd Edition Book Sellers. 2nd Edition has been part of the RDU family since 1984, when it opened in the, then, TerminalRead More

New Shops, New Experiences Landing in Terminal 2 this Spring!

We’ve listened to you your feedback and we’re giving you more reasons to pack a few extra minutes into your upcoming flight plans. We’re welcoming the first phase of new shops in spring 2018. To make room for the new experiences, we’re saying farewell to a few stores you’ve come to recognize – Life isRead More

Airport Authority Moves Forward With Wake County Land Lease Proposal

RDU Airport, N.C. – During its monthly meeting today, the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority Board received an update on staff plans to take the next step toward accepting Wake County’s offer to lease two tracts of airport property, totaling approximately 150 acres. The proposal was one of three received during the Airport Authority’s recent request forRead More