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Raleigh-Durham International Airport

IATA: RDU

ICAO: KRDU

FAA: RDU

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RDU Airport Location

Latitude: 
35-52-39.5000N (35.877639)
Longitude: 
078-47-14.9000W (-78.787472)
Elevation: 
435.0 feet MSL (133 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
9.2 W (as of September 2017 from WMM2015 model)
Time Zone: 
UTC -5.0 (Standard Time)
UTC -4.0 (Daylight Savings Time)
From City: 
9 N.M. NW of Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina
Found On: 
Charlotte Chart
FAA Region: 
ASO

RDU Airport Runways Show all runways...

Longest Runway: 05L/23R is 10000 ft (3048 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05L, 23R, 05R, 23L

RDU Airport General Information

Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1435 feet (437 m)
NOTAM-D Service: 
Yes
International Airport of Entry: 
No
Customs Landing Rights: 
Yes
Military Landing Rights: 
Yes
Civil/Military Joint Use: 
No
Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting: 
Class I
ARFF Index: D
Air Carrier Service: Scheduled
Certification Date: 05/1973

RDU Airport Services

Airframe Repair: 
Major
Powerplant Repair: 
Major
Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
High Pressure / Low Pressure
Fuel Available: 
Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Hangars and tiedowns available
Other Services: 
Air Freight Services
Air Ambulance Services
Avionics
Cargo Handling Services
Charter Service
Pilot Instruction
Aircraft Rental
Aircraft Sales
Annual Surveying

RDU Airport Contact Information

Manager: 
Publicly owned: 
MICHAEL LANDGUTH
1000 TRADE DRIVE
RDU AIRPORT, NC 27623
(919) 840-7701
RALEIGH-DURHAM ARPT AUTH
P.O. BOX 80001
RDU AIRPORT, NC 27623
919-840-7700

RDU Airport Flight Service Stations

Primary Alternate
FSS on Field:  Y
FSS Name (ID):  Raleigh(RDU)
Frequency: 
Toll Free Phone:  1-800-WX-BRIEF
   

Nearby Airports with Fuel

Dist (NM) Name (Airport IDs) True Hdg Mag Hdg Fuel Grade
14.0 Horace Williams Airport
(KIGX IGX)
284 293 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
16.0 Triple W Airport
(5W5)
164 173 100LL
23.9 Triangle North Executive Airport
(LFN KLHZ LHZ)
68 78 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
26.2 Person County Airport
(TDF KTDF TDF)
338 347 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
28.0 Johnston Regional Airport
(KJNX JNX)
136 145 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
30.0 Harnett Regional Jetport Airport
(KHRJ HRJ)
174 183 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
31.6 Henderson-Oxford Airport
(KHNZ HNZ)
23 32 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
34.9 Burlington-Alamance Regional Airport
(KBUY BUY)
287 296 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
36.4 Siler City Municipal Airport
(KSCR SCR)
253 262 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
40.3 Wilson Industrial Air Center Airport
(W03)
98 108 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
40.4 Causey Airport
(2A5)
273 282 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
43.6 Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport
(RWI KRWI RWI)
91 101 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
44.5 Lake Country Regional Airport
(W63)
14 24 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
47.3 Wayne Executive Jetport Airport
(KGWW GWW)
121 131 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
48.4 Moore County Airport
(SOP KSOP SOP)
217 226 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
49.4 Danville Regional Airport
(DAN KDAN DAN)
327 336 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
53.4 Fayetteville Regional/Grannis Field Airport
(FAY KFAY FAY)
184 193 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A - Kerosene, freeze point -40C
53.7 Mount Olive Municipal Airport
(W40)
136 146 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
55.5 Asheboro Regional Airport
(KHBI HBI)
256 264 Grade 100LL gasoline (low lead blue)
Jet A-1+ - Kerosene, with icing inhibitor freeze point -50C
56.4 Chase City Municipal Airport
(KCXE CXE)
14 24 100LL

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Pet Friendly Rating Miles from RDU Airport Price
no Hampton Inn Raleigh/Durham-Airport 1.1 67.15 USD
no Days Inn Airport/Rtp 1.2 54.99 USD
no Fairfield Inn & Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport/Brier Creek 1.6 79.00 USD
yes Hyatt Place Raleigh-Durham Airport 1.8 80.00 USD
no Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Raleigh-Durham Airport, Nc 1.8 65.00 USD
no Cambria Suites Airport 1.8 74.50 USD
no Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport 2.0 71.20 USD
yes La Quinta Inn And Suites Raleigh Durham International Airport 2.0 62.00 USD
no Microtel Inn By Wyndham Raleigh Durham Airport 2.1 51.00 USD
no Courtyard By Marriott Raleigh Airport 2.1 79.00 USD
yes Residence Inn Raleigh Airport 2.1 84.00 USD
yes La Quinta Inn & Suites Raleigh Durham Airport South 2.1 65.00 USD
yes Holiday Inn Express Raleigh-Durham Airport 2.2 64.00 USD
yes Staybridge Suites Raleigh-Durham Airport 2.2 67.99 USD
yes Extended Stay America Raleigh - RDU Airport 2.3 55.00 USD
no Fairfield Inn Raleigh Airport 2.3 69.00 USD
no Embassy Suites Raleigh Durham Airport North 2.3 101.15 USD
no Hampton Inn & Suites RDU Airport 2.3 75.65 USD
yes Holiday Inn Raleigh-Durham Airport 2.4 72.05 USD
no Four Points By Sheraton Raleigh Durham Airport 2.5 89.00 USD
yes Sleep Inn Durham 3.0 66.00 USD
no Wingate By Wyndham Raleigh Durham Airport Rtp 3.0 59.00 USD
yes Hilton Raleigh Durham Airport At Research Triangle Park 3.0 71.20 USD
no Comfort Suites Raleigh Durham Airport/Rtp 3.1 74.00 USD
no Sheraton Imperial Hotel Convention Center 3.3 89.00 USD
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