Hurricane Florence Sept 21st Update

Please see below for a list of Wilmington International Airport’s most frequently asked questions and answers from throughout the day. Is the Wilmington International Airport (ILM) open?Yes the airport is open.  Flights began operating Tuesday Sept 18th.  Flights appear to be back to “normal.” Please reach out directly to your airline to check flight status,read more

Hurricane Florence Sept 19th Update

Hurricane Florence Update Wednesday Sept 19th 6:30am Wilmington International Airport anticipates all 3 airlines will be operating flights throughout the day. (American, Delta, United) Please check directly with your airlines for the most up to date flight status and information.  American Airlines   1 (800) 433-7300 Delta   1 (800) 221-1212 United   1 (800)read more

Hurricane Florence, Flights at ILM Begin to Resume

Sept 17th 6:30pm Update:  There are a limited number of flights which will begin operating at the Wilmington International Airport (ILM) tomorrow, Tuesday Sept 18th with more to come in the days ahead.  Delta’s first flight will arrive at ILM tentatively around 6:35am. Potential flight departures leaving ILM will be after that time.  American Airlines’sread more

Power Restored, Check Status with Airlines

Hurricane Florence Update: Monday Sept 17th 3:40pm On behalf of the Wilmington International Airport we are thrilled to report that we have line power. Thank you Duke Energy! Now that power is restored, ILM airport staff, airlines & tenants will need to assess damage & determine next steps. Please note, ILM does not determine whenread more

Hurricane Florence Sept 17 Update

Monday Sept 17th 2:30pm update:  Wilmington International Airport’s (ILM) terminal does not have power at this time. Once power is restored airport staff, airlines & tenants will need to assess damage & determine next steps. Currently, it is hard to predict when airline flights can presume. We are thankful for our staff and partners whoread more

Hurricane Florence Update Sept 16

Update Sunday Sept 16th 8:30pm Wilmington International Airport (ILM) continues to face challenges due to Hurricane Florence, however we are making progress. Our team has been working hard around the clock.  USCG is operating rescue flights through our FBO and we were able to reopen one runway for VFR flights. Please note, commercial flights ( more

Updated Flight Status – 9.12.18

The airlines operating at ILM will stop flights on 9/12/18.   American’s last flight will be flight # 1711 at 6:08 PM to CLT Delta’s last flight will be flight # 4083 at 6:20 PM to ATL United’s last flight will be flight # 3964 at 12:45 PM to ORD   Questions regarding flights andread more

Hurricane Florence

As Hurricane Florence approaches, below you will find important travel information: *Contact your airline for the most up to date information re: flight status, travel alerts, and potential waiving of change fees. For your convenience, information is listed below: American Airlines Travel Alerts: Flight status and general information:  1-800-433-7300 Delta Airlines Travel Alerts: Flightread more

Donna Girardot Elected Airport Authority Chair

Donna Girardot Elected Airport Authority Chair Will Serve as First Female Chair of the Airport Authority Wilmington, NC (July 13, 2018)— History was made this week as Donna Girardot was elected the first female Chair of the New Hanover County Airport Authority Board. Girardot was first appointed by the New Hanover County Commissioners to theread more

ILM Welcomes New Board Member

Mr. F. Spruill Thompson was appointed to the New Hanover Airport Authority Board by the New Hanover County Commissioners June 18th, and will serve a four year term (through June 30, 2022). Mr. Spruill Thompson is a Senior Vice President of Cape Fear Commercial. He has a diverse background in the real estate industry withread more