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Location

Latitude: 
35-52-39.5000N (35.877639)
Longitude: 
078-47-14.9000W (-78.787472)
Elevation: 
435.2 feet MSL (133 m MSL)
Magnetic Variation: 
9.2 W (as of November 2018 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

Operations

Airport Status: 
Operational
Facility Use: 
Public
Type: 
Airport
Activation Date: 
04/1943
Control tower: 
Yes
Attendance (Months/Days/Hours): 
Months/Days/Hours
ALL/ALL/ALL
Boundary ARTCC: 
ZDC (Washington)
Lighting Schedule: 
SS-SR
Segmented Circle Indicator: 
No
Beacon Color: 
White-Green (Lighted Land Airport)
Traffic Pattern Altitude: 
1435 feet (437 m)
NOTAMs Facility: 
RDU
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

Based Aircraft

Single Engine:  103
Multi Engine:  20
Jet Engine:  24
GA Helicopters:  6
Military Aircraft:  23

Annual Operations (as of 02/01/2018)

Total Operations:  200588
Commercial:  114458 57.1%
Air Taxi:  28220 14.1%
GA Local:  2576 1.3%
GA Itinerant:  51747 25.8%
Military Aircraft:  3587 1.8%

Communications

Unicom:  122.950
Tower:  RALEIGH
119.3(WEST) RY 05L/23R
127.45(EAST) RYS 05R/23L & 14/32
257.8
Hrs: 24
Clearance Del.:  120.1
Ground:  121.7(WEST) RY 05L/23R
121.9(EAST) RYS 05R/23L & 14/32
348.6
Approach:  RALEIGH
124.95(025-229)
128.3(230-024)
307.9(230-024)
318.2(025-229)
Hrs: 24
Departure:  RALEIGH
124.95(025-229)
128.3(230-024)
307.9(230-024)
318.2(025-229)
Hrs: 24
ATIS:  123.8
Hrs: 24
ASOS:  (919-840-0816)
KAROO STAR:  124.95
CLASS C:  256.9(230-024)
CLASS C:  353.675(025-229)
CLASS C:  125.3(025-229)
EMERG:  121.5
FINAL:  385.425 EAST
MALNR STAR:  307.9
FINAL CTL:  395.0
MALNR STAR:  128.3
FINAL CTL:  124.8
CLASS C:  132.35(230-024)
BLOGS STAR:  318.2
KAROO STAR:  318.2
BLOGS STAR:  124.95
RADAR:  134.3

  • CPME 1: 35-52-51.8100 N 078-47-08.5386 W CPME 2: 35-53-08.7785 N 078-46-39.8745 W PE : 35-42-02.8274 N 078-31-42.2376 W ASR ELEV: 399.2 FT
   

Contacts

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

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Area Code: 919

Business Name Frequency Phone Fuel Grade
Aero Avionics, Inc.
  
840-2229
Piedmont Aviation Services
  
840-2200, 800-334-5858 100LL, Jet A
Raleigh Flying Service, Inc.
  
Unicom 122.95 840-4400 100LL, Mogas, Jet A
Signature Flight Support
  
Unicom: 131.15, Arinc: 131.15 +1 919 840 2200
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Flight Service Stations

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

Instrument Procedures / Charts


FAA Terminal Procedures valid from 0901Z 11/08/18 to 0901Z 12/06/18.

There are various types of charts available for an airport. They are listed in the Page Type column. Here is a legend for those types:

APD - Airport Diagram
DP - Departure Procedure Charts
HOT - Hot Spots
IAP - Instrument Approach Procedure Charts
MIN - Minimums
STAR - Standard Terminal Arrival Charts
Page Type Page Name Volume Action Since
Last Cycle
APD AIRPORT DIAGRAM SE-2
DP BEXGO THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP BLUE DEVIL FIVE SE-2
DP FAYETTEVILLE FOUR SE-2
DP HOOKZ THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP HURIC THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP LWOOD THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP OXFRD THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP PACKK EIGHT SE-2
DP RALEIGH NINE SE-2
DP RALEIGH NINE[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
DP ROZBO THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP SHPRD THREE (RNAV) SE-2
DP TAR HEEL ONE SE-2
HOT HOT SPOT SE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05L SE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 05R SE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 23L SE-2
IAP ILS OR LOC RWY 23R SE-2
IAP ILS RWY 05R (SA CAT I - II) SE-2
IAP ILS RWY 23R (CAT II - III) SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) RWY 32 SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 05L SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 05R SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 23L SE-2
IAP RNAV (GPS) Y RWY 23R SE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 05L SE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 05R SE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 23L SE-2
IAP RNAV (RNP) Z RWY 23R SE-2
IAP VOR RWY 05R SE-2
IAP VOR RWY 23L SE-2
IAP VOR RWY 32 SE-2
MIN ALTERNATE MINIMUMS SE-2
MIN DIVERSE VECTOR AREA SE-2
MIN TAKEOFF MINIMUMS SE-2
STAR ALDAN TWO (RNAV) SE-2
STAR ALDAN TWO (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
STAR ARGAL SIX SE-2
STAR BLOGS TWO (RNAV) SE-2
STAR BRADE SIX SE-2
STAR BUZZY SEVEN SE-2
STAR KAROO TWO (RNAV) SE-2
STAR KAROO TWO (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
STAR MALNR FOUR (RNAV) SE-2
STAR MALNR FOUR (RNAV)[DELIMITER] CONT.1 SE-2
STAR SOUTH BOSTON FIVE SE-2
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Maps

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METAR / TAF

METAR

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Navigation Aids (Navaids) near RDU

Navigational Aid (NAVAID) distances from the airport are listed in Nautical Miles (NM).

Nearby Airports with Fuel

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

Notices to Airmen (NOTAMS)

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Ratings & Reviews

Raleigh-Durham International Airport Ratings

Category Aspect Rating
Overall Rating for Raleigh-Durham International Airport
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Flight Service Number of Flights
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Overall Number of Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

International Routes Served
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

On-time Performance
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Services & Internet Airport Lounges
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Business Centers
  • 3.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Airport Website (information & tools)
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Availability of Internet Connectivity
  • 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Wireless Internet Access
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

General Facilities ATM Locations
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Public Telephones
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Restrooms
  • 1.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Architecture
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Terminal Layout
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Seating Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Cleanliness
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Children Play Areas
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Geographic Location
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Baggage Claim Locations
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Baggage Handling
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Overall Comfort
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Security Lines
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Transportation & Parking Parking Availability
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Parking Pricing
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Public Transport
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Car Rental
  • 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)

Taxis
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Hotel Shuttles
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Proximity to City Center
  • 4.0/5 (1 vote cast)

Amenities Shopping (variety and number)
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Remarks

A110-1 NO JET ENGINE MAINTENANCE RUNS BETWEEN 0000-0600.
A110-10 RSTD: PPR FOR ALL MILITARY AIRCRAFT F/W - R/W & UNSCHEDULED CHARTER FLIGHTS WITH 30 OR MORE PASSENGERS. 24 HR PN RQR FOR MIL PRACTICE APCH. CTC ARPT OPS 919-840-7510 OR RDU APP C919-380-3125. 24 HR PPR FOR ALL F/W AND R/W MIL ACFT GOING TO ARNG RAMP. POC DSN 582-9000, EXTN 16200, C919-804-5300, EXTN 16200. OSACOM FLT DET DSN 582-9000, EXTN 16202, C919-804-5300, EXTN 16202.
A110-11 ARPT CLSD TO AIRSHIPS.
A110-12 TWY E BEHIND SOUTH CARGO 4 & TWY J BEHIND CORPORATE HANGARS NOT VSBL FM ATCT.
A110-13 CRAN 75 FT AGL .76 NM FM AER 05R.
A110-15 ARNG: LTD PRK. ARNG OPS DSN 582-9000, EXTN 16200, C919-804-5300 EXTN 16200, DSN 582-9000,X16200, C919-804-5300,X16200 CTC FORECAST BASE 10 MIN PRIOR LDG. RAMP CLSD TO ALL F/W EXCEPT ARMY & MIL TRANSPORT WITH PPR, FACILITY HRS 1300-2130Z++ MON-FRI EXC HOL. MAKE APPT FOR AFTER DUTY HRS. NO FUEL EXCARNG FERRY ACFT. OSACOM FLT DET DSN 582-9248, C919-664-6248.
A110-16 TAXIWAY F1 IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
A110-17 ALL TDG V AIRCRAFT TXG ON TWY A ARE RSTD TO TAXI SPD OF 15 MPH
A110-2 NG PPR FOR LDG CTC V582-9181 C(919)664-9181.
A110-3 NG 24 HR PPR FOR JET ACFT & TRANS MIL ACFT - 919-840-7510.
A110-6 NO APPROVAL REQUIRED FOR PUSHBACK AT TERMINAL GATES UNLESS ACFT REQUIRES USE OF TWY. CTC ATC PRIOR TO PUSHING ONTO TWY.
A30-05L/23R RY 05L/23R SW 3000 FT UNGROOVED& NE 3000 FT UNGROOVED.
A80 VISIBILITY OF BCN SHIELDED TO THE NORTH.

Runways

RDU Airport Runway Summary

Runways: 05L/23R
05R/23L
14/32
Longest Runway: 05L/23R is 10000 ft (3048 m) long
Runways with an Instrument Approach: 05L, 23R, 05R, 23L

RDU Airport Runway Details

Runway 05L/23R  10000 ft x 150 ft (3048 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 09/14/2015
Surface:  Concrete - Good condition - Wire comb or wire tine
Runway Pavement Class:  33 /R/B/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  190.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  355.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  750.

Runway 05L

Runway 23R

Elevation: 
367 409
Latitude: 
35-52-28.0160N 35-53-37.7657N
Longitude: 
078-48-07.0690W 078-46-40.9198W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
45 225
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout Touchdown, Midfield, Rollout
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights Standard 2,400 Foot High Intensity Approach Lighting System With Sequenced Flashers, Cat. II or III Config.
REIL: 
Touchdown Lights: 
Yes Yes
Centerline Lights: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
72 69
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
10000 10000
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
10000 10000
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
10000 10000
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
10000 10000

Runway 05R/23L  7500 ft x 150 ft (2286 m x 46 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 09/14/2015
Surface:  Concrete - Good condition - Saw-cut or plastic grooved
Runway Pavement Class:  89 /F/A/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  High Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  75.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear:  176.
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  335.0
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear:  750.

Runway 05R

Runway 23L

Elevation: 
398 431
Latitude: 
35-51-52.6684N 35-52-44.9832N
Longitude: 
078-47-50.4174W 078-46-45.8171W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
45 225
ILS Type: 
ILS/DME ILS/DME
Glide Path Angle: 
3.0 degrees 3.0 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Right
Runway Markings Type: 
Precision Instrument Precision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
Object Height: 
0 0
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 0
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway 4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Touchdown, Rollout Touchdown, Rollout
Approach Light System: 
1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights 1,400 Foot Medium Intensity Approach Lighting System With Runway Alignment Indicator Lights
REIL: 
No No
Touchdown Lights: 
No Yes
Centerline Lights: 
Yes Yes
Threshold Crossing Height: 
62 56
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
7500 7500
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
7500 7500
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
7500 7500
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
7500 7500

Runway 14/32  3570 ft x 100 ft (1088 m x 30 m)
Runway Length Source:  3RD PARTY SURVEY as of 09/14/2015
Surface:  Concrete - Good condition -
Runway Pavement Class:  16 /F/A/X/T
Runway Edge Lights:  Medium Intensity

Runway Weight Bearing Capacity (in thousands of pounds) 
Single Wheel Landing Gear:  12.0
Dual Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 
Dual Dual Tandem Wheel Landing Gear: 

Runway 14

Runway 32

Elevation: 
432 425
Latitude: 
35-52-30.1119N 35-52-05.0792N
Longitude: 
078-46-57.6427W 078-46-27.0499W
True Magnetic Hdg.: 
135 315
ILS Type: 
Glide Path Angle: 
0.0 degrees 3.5 degrees
Traffic Pattern: 
Left Left
Runway Markings Type: 
Nonprecision Instrument Nonprecision Instrument
Runway Markings Condition:
Good Good
Arresting Device: 
Object at End: 
TREES
Object Height: 
0 120
Object Marked/Lighted?: 
Distance from End: 
0 3046
Object Centerline Offset: 
Visual Glide Slope Indicators: 
4-Light PAPI On Left Side Of Runway
Runway Visual Range (RVR): 
Approach Light System: 
REIL: 
No Yes
Touchdown Lights: 
No No
Centerline Lights: 
No No
Threshold Crossing Height: 
47
Threshold Elevation: 
0 0
Displaced Threshold: 
0 0
Threshold Latitude: 

Threshold Longitude: 

Declared Distances
Take Off Run Avbl. (TORA): 
0 0
Take Off Distance Avbl. (TODA): 
0 0
Actual Stop Dist. Avbl. (ASDA): 
0 0
Landing Dist. Avbl. (LDA): 
0 0

Services

Bottled Oxygen: 
None
Bulk Oxygen: 
None
Fuel Available: 
100LL
Landing Fees: 
No
Parking: 
Tiedowns available

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