United Kicks Off Surge in New Flights from RDU

Posted April 24, 2007 10:16 a.m. EDT
Updated April 24, 2007 9:46 p.m. EDT

— United Airlines launched non-stop service between Raleigh-Durham International Airport and Denver on Tuesday.

The once-daily flight leaves RDU at 4:52 p.m.

United’s addition is one of several coming to RDU this spring.

On May 1, American Eagle launches nonstop daily flights to Louisville, Ky., Jacksonville, Fla., and Kansas City, Mo.

Also in May, ExpressJet, a new airline, begins RDU service with six daily nonstop services from RDU. Destinations are: Louisville, Kansas City, Jacksonville, New Orleans, San Antonio and Birmingham, Ala.

On June 1, Midwest Airlines begins offering three daily nonstop flights to Milwaukee.