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Raleigh/Durham Airport, NC profile
Last updated: 5 November 2013

General data
Raleigh/Durham Airport, NC
United States of America
IATA code:RDU
ICAO code: KRDU
Elevation: 435 feet / 133 m
Opened: 1942
Airport history:  
1942Raleigh/Durham AAF, NC
1942Raleigh/Durham AAF, NC
Raleigh/Durham International Airport, NC
Raleigh/Durham International Airport, NC
Raleigh/Durham Airport, NC
Raleigh/Durham Airport, NC



Aircraft accidents at or near Raleigh/Durham Airport, NC (RDU)
9 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
29-JUL-2022CASA C-212 Aviocar 200 N497CA Rampart Aviation 1 Raleigh/Durham A...   A2
20-AUG-2014Cessna 208B Grand Caravan N4698B Martinaire 0 Raleigh/Durham I...   O1
31-JUL-2000DHC-6 Twin Otter 200 N201RH Win Win Aviation 1 near Raleigh/Durham A...   A1
13-DEC-1994BAe 3201 Jetstream 32 N918AE American Eagle, opb Flagship Airlines 15 near Raleigh/Durham A... A1
19-FEB-1988Fairchild SA227-AC Metro III N622AV American Eagle, opb AVAir 12 near Raleigh/Durham A...   A1
12-NOV-1975Boeing 727-225 N8838E Eastern Air Lines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A2
04-DEC-1971DC-9-31 N8943E Eastern Air Lines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A2
28-NOV-1967Vickers 745D Viscount N7465 United Airlines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A1
02-JAN-1953Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 43-15273 USAF 3 near Raleigh/Durham A...   A1

8 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
04-MAY-1990GAF Nomad N.24A N418NE Tar Heel Aviation 2 Wilmington-New H...   A1
19-FEB-1988Fairchild SA227-AC Metro III N622AV American Eagle, opb AVAir 12 near Raleigh/Durham A...   A1
25-APR-1975Boeing 727   United Airlines 0 Atlanta, GA   H2
13-NOV-1970DC-9   Eastern Air Lines 0 Jacksonville, Ha...   H2
05-APR-1952Curtiss C-46F N1911M USAF, op.for US Airlines 2+ 3 near New York-Idlewil...   A1
06-JAN-1949Douglas C-47A (DC-3) NC53210 Coastal Cargo 2 Brandywine, MD   A1
07-JAN-1948Douglas C-47A (DC-3) NC60331 Coastal Air Lines 18 near Savannah, GA   A1
23-DEC-1947Douglas DC-3C   Coastal Air Lines 0 Miami, FL   A1

13 occurrences in the ASN safety database

date type registration operator fat. location   pic cat
12-DEC-2017MD-88 N924DL Delta Air Lines 0 Detroit-Metropol...   A2
14-JUL-2011Canadair CRJ-900ER N132EV Delta Connection, opb ASA 0 Boston-Logan Int...   A2
13-DEC-1994BAe 3201 Jetstream 32 N918AE American Eagle, opb Flagship Airlines 15 near Raleigh/Durham A... A1
31-DEC-1986Boeing 737   United Airlines 0 near Raleigh/Durham A...   C2
12-NOV-1975Boeing 727-225 N8838E Eastern Air Lines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A2
12-MAY-1972Lockheed 18 Learstar N211L Carolina Aircraft 8 Okeechobee, FL   A1
04-DEC-1971DC-9-31 N8943E Eastern Air Lines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A2
28-NOV-1967Vickers 745D Viscount N7465 United Airlines 0 Raleigh/Durham A...   A1
05-FEB-1947Douglas C-47A (DC-3) NC54451 International Air Freight 1 Harrington, DL   A1
05-JAN-1947Douglas C-47B (DC-3) NC50046 Nationwide Air Transport 3 near Carmel, NJ A2
19-DEC-1946Douglas C-47 (DC-3) NC54374 Universal Air Lines 0 near Aberdeen, MD   A2
07-SEP-1945Douglas DC-3-201G NC33631 Eastern Air Lines 22 near Florence, SC   A1
29-MAR-1944Douglas C-47A (DC-3) 42-100493 USAAF 2 near Sanford, NC   A1