Global Entry Event Scheduled

*Update 2/4/19: There is a change of date for the previously scheduled Global Entry event in February.  Once the new date is confirmed it will be posted on our website. Please visit  The US Customs and Border Patrol has scheduled the next Global Entry event at ILM’s Custom’s building.  The Global Entry event is currentlyread more

ILM Sets New Passenger Record

ILM Sets New Passenger Record New Airline and Expanded Service Propels Double Digit Growth Wilmington, NC (January 8, 2019)— The Wilmington International Airport (ILM)’s passenger numbers soared in 2018.  Throughout the 2018 calendar year, ILM served 934,058 passengers-a 12% increase from 836,589 passengers served in 2017. Throughout the calendar year, ILM’s growth was propelled byread more

State of Aviation Media Release

Today the NCDOT released a report, North Carolina: The State of Aviation, which highlights the economic impacts of the state’s public airports and the related aviation and aerospace assets that support North Carolina’s aviation economy. NCDOT created the report to help guide future investment in aviation infrastructure and to act as a tool for recruiting futureread more

ILM Receives Award from Airports Council International-North America

Wilmington, NC (November 19, 2018)— On November 15th, Wilmington International Airport received the Airports Council International North America’s (ACI-NA) Brand Identity Honorable Mention Award, during the Airports Council International–North America (ACI-NA) 2018 Excellence in Airport Marketing, Communications, and Customer Service Awards program in Ottawa, Canada. Since its formation in 1990, the ACI-NA contest recognizes theread more

ILM Fall News: Trip Ideas & Chance to Win a Discovery Flight

  Photo from | Echo Mountain Resort Hit the Slopes in Denver Our friends at Visit Denver tell us the Mile High City is an outdoor adventure and pro sports paradise. You can enjoy hikes, excursions, parks, sporting events and other Denver recreation adventures. Denver also has one of the world’s most stunning backyards: the majestic Rockies and everything that Colorado has to more

All American Aviation Services Holds Open House

Interested In A Future Career as a Pilot? Curious To Learn How To Fly As A Hobby? Stop by All American Aviation Services’ Open House Saturday Nov 10th 10a-2p Take a 1-hour Discovery Flight* View Aircraft on Display-including private aircraft and Civil Air Patrol aircraft Learn More about Private Pilot and Commercial Pilot Training Attendeesread more

Oct 12th Storm Update

Some of American Airlines’ flights continue to be impacted by the storm.  Please reach out directly to the airlines in order to check the most up to date flight status.

Tropical Storm Michael: Flight Update

American Airlines has canceled the early morning flights at ILM on Friday October 12th.  American Airlines’ first flight departing ILM is scheduled for 7:09am.  As of now, all American flights will resume after that time.  United and Delta flights are operating on their normal schedule.  All travelers are encouraged to check with their airline forread more

Flight Status Update

Due to Hurricane Michael/Tropical Storm Michael, American Airlines has canceled 9 flights at ILM Thursday Oct. 11th. Delta and United have not announced any cancellations at this time. The airport is unaware of cancellations beyond Thursday at this time, however this may change. Travelers should contact airlines directly for the most up to date flightread more

Post Florence Update

On behalf of Wilmington International Airport, we are pleased to report our employees and partners are safe and accounted for.  The airport facility received some damage from Hurricane Florence.  We are very proud of our team who worked through the storm to help minimize the effects.  We are also proud that our team and partnersread more