Global Entry Event Scheduled at ILM

*Update* For those that have completed the application process and have an appointment scheduled for the Global Entry event, please note the event will be held at the Customs Building, located at 1921 Hall Dr. Wilmington, NC 28405. The event is not occurring at the main airport terminal. The US Customs and Border Patrol hasread more

Avelo Airlines Kicks Off Service in Wilmington with First Flights to Orlando, Southern Connecticut and Washington, D.C.

Very low fares start at $59 WILMINGTON, N.C., June 30, 2022 — Avelo Airlines begins service today at its newest city, Wilmington, North Carolina, with its first route to Connecticut’s most convenient airport – Tweed-New Haven Airport (HVN). Flights to Orlando International Airport (MCO) and the National Capital region via Baltimore / Washington International Airportread more

ILM Announces Leadership Promotions, Names Deputy Airport Directors

The Wilmington International Airport is pleased to announce the promotion of both Robert Campbell and Granseur Dick to Deputy Airport Director, effective July 1, 2022.  Robert Campbell will be the Deputy Airport Director of Finance, Marketing, and Human Resources and Granseur Dick the Deputy Airport Director of Operations, Facilities, and Maintenance. “Bob and Granseur areread more

Notice of Special Meeting of the New Hanover County Airport Authority

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the New Hanover County Airport Authority will hold a special meeting on Thursday, June 30, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. in the Executive Conference Room located at the New Hanover County Airport, 1740 Airport Blvd., Wilmington, North Carolina. The purpose of the special meeting is to consider the expansion ofread more

Public Review Period: Fiscal Year 2023 Budget

The fiscal year 2023 proposed budget for Wilmington International Airport is available for public viewing, through June 1, 2022. Please direct any questions regarding the budget to the Finance Director, Robert Campbell, at

Public Notice of Joint Meeting

NOTICE is hereby given that the New Hanover County Airport Authority will hold a Joint Meeting with the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Wednesday, May 25, 2022 8:30 a.m. Executive Conference Room, 2nd Floor Wilmington International Airport 1740 Airport Boulevard The purpose of the meeting is for the Airport Authority to present its Annualread more

Wilmington International Airport Hosts Inaugural Cape Fear General Aviation Day

ILM and area general aviation partners collaborated to put on the first Cape Fear General Aviation Day on April 30th.  The purpose of the event was to offer pilots, mechanics, and air traffic controllers safety and educational modules, networking opportunities, and to further advance the aviation community. Numerous event partners collaborated on the event suchread more


Avelo Airlines Announces Service at Wilmington with Three New Nonstop Routes to New Haven, Orlando and Washington D.C. Introductory very low fares start at $29* FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Avelo Airlines today announced Wilmington, North Carolina as the newest city to its network with three new nonstop routes: Connecticut’s most convenient airport – Tweed-New Haven Airportread more

Special Meeting Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the New Hanover County Airport Authority will hold an informational session with State Legislative Delegation members on Monday, April 11, 2022 at 8 am in the ILM Executive Conference Room, 1740 Airport Blvd. Wilmington, NC. No official Authority business will be conducted at this meeting.