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.

ILM Shares 2021 Annual Summary, Positioned Well for Future Growth

In 2021, Wilmington International Airport saw a strong return to travel, with 905,630 passengers flying to or from ILM. During the months of July-December 2021, ILM’s passenger recovery outperformed North Carolina and the United States. Further, the airport’s annual operations figures showed ILM’s total 2021 airport operations increased 17% when compared to 2019. View ILM’sread more

Temporary Lane Closures on Airport Boulevard

Due to construction activities, Airport Blvd. will experience lane closures near the 23rd St. intersection. These lanes closures will occur until Friday Feb. 4th.* Please exercise caution in this area and plan accordingly for potential delays. *Please note, an earlier notice had a timeframe for road closures until January 21st. This timeframe has since beenread more

Airport Boulevard Temporary Lane Closure

Beginning Thursday December 2nd, Airport Boulevard will have one lane closed on each side of the road.  The lane closures will last for approximately one week.  Please plan accordingly and allow extra time when traveling to/from ILM.