American Airlines Reinstates Nonstop Service between ILM and ORD

American Airlines has reinstated the nonstop service between ILM and ORD (Chicago O’Hare).  The service, which is offered May 6th through October 6th runs daily.  Additionally, American is planning to add an additional frequency on Saturdays for the June through August period.(Officially through Sept 4th.)  A summary of American Airline’s plans are summarized below.  Please note, this schedule and flight frequency are subject to change. Those wanting to review up to date flight options should visit American Airlines’ website at

“We are excited and thankful that American is reinstating this nonstop service. With enhanced safety measures, implemented by ILM airport as well as our travel partners, ILM’s passengers can feel safe flying.  We look forward to a strong Summer schedule with nonstop destinations,” stated Julie Wilsey, Airport Director.

Start DateEnd DateDept ArpDept TimeArvl ArpArrv TimeAircraftFrequency
5-Jun-214-Sep-21ORD11:45ILM14:56E-175Saturday Only
5-Jun-214-Sep-21ILM14:25ORD15:57E-175Saturday Only