Airport Authority October Meeting Held with Special Measures

The next New Hanover County Airport Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for October 7, 2020, at 5pm and will be held with special measures. Review the full notice to learn how the public may register to join the meeting via Zoom as well as how to submit public comments.

Traffic Flow Update

With the arrival of the President, Wednesday September 2nd, it is anticipated that traffic flow on Airport Blvd. to the main terminal, VA and Flex Building should not be affected except for the brief period of time where the Presidential motorcade is departing or arriving on airport property. Please note, during the time when theread more

Tropical Storm/potential Hurricane Isaias Information

As Tropical Storm/potential Hurricane Isaias approaches, please remember to: Reach out directly to your airline to stay informed about any flight impacts American Airlines    800-433-7300 Delta    800-221-1212 United    800-864-8331 Visit for preparedness information and follow New Hanover County’s trusted social media pages for updates: Twitter, Facebook,  Instagram, and Nextdoor.   

Wilmington International Airport (ILM) Enhances Traveler Experience: Opens 3rd TSA Lane and Improves COVID-19 Safety Measures

ILM has taken steps, with our travel partners, to increase efficiency and improve upon health and safety measures.  Travelers journey through the airport might look a little different than it did pre-COVID. New features and measures include: 3rd TSA Lane:  ILM partnered with the TSA to construct a 3rd security lane for efficiency and additional throughput capacity.  Asread more

Wilmington International Airport and The Arts Council of Wilmington & New Hanover County Request Proposals for Public Art Commissions

The Wilmington International Airport (ILM) and The Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County have embarked upon a new collaboration to incorporate art into the airport terminal.  The Wilmington International Airport (ILM), in partnership with the Arts Council of Wilmington/NHC, request proposals for three public art commissions as part of ILM’s terminal expansion.    Proposalsread more

Airport Authority Board Meeting: Special Measures and Special Meeting Notices

The New Hanover County Airport Authority June Meeting has been rescheduled for June 10, 2020 at 5pm and will be held with special measures. Review the Notice.  The New Hanover County Airport Authority will hold a special meeting on Thursday, June 11, at 5:30pm and the meeting will be held with special measures.  Review the Notice.

Safe Travels

Have an upcoming flight?  Until the coast is clear, below are steps you can take to protect yourself and others while traveling.  You will also find steps ILM is taking.  Together, these actions will help make travel as safe as possible for everyone.  #ILMSafeTravels Some of the key changes being implemented at the airport include:read more