Revised Notice: Airport Authority July Meeting

The next New Hanover County Airport Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for July 7, 2021, at 5 pm and will be held with special measures. Public attendance is permitted via Zoom OR in person. (Masks are required on airport property at all times).  Review the full notice to learn how the public may register to joinread more

Wilmington International Airport Passenger Numbers Rebound to Pre-Covid Levels

Pent up travel demand propels air travel and a strong rebound in passenger numbers at the Wilmington International Airport.  Based on June airport trends, passenger numbers are back to Pre-Covid levels. According to the airport’s May passenger statistics, total passengers flying to/from ILM significantly increased and were at 79% of 2019 levels.(There were 78,875 totalread more

Airport Authority July Meeting Held with Special Measures

*Please See the Revised Notice Posted July 6, 2021* The next New Hanover County Airport Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for July 7, 2021, at 5 pm 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 submitread more

Public Review Period: DBE Goal

The fiscal year 2021-2023 Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) goal for Wilmington International Airport, operated by the New Hanover County Airport Authority, is available for public viewing for a period of 25 days. Please direct any questions regarding the goal to Facilities Director, Granseur Dick, P.E., C.M. at gdick@flyilm.com.

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 to conduct a closed session pursuant to NC General Statute 143-318.11(6) to discuss a personnel matter. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 8th, at 4:00 p.m. at the New Hanover County Government Center, Room 500, 230read more

Airport Authority June Meeting Held with Special Measures

The next New Hanover County Airport Authority Board Meeting is scheduled for June 2, 2021, at 5 pm 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. The agenda and registration linkread more

Public Review Period: Fiscal Year 2022 Budget

The fiscal year 2022 proposed budget for Wilmington International Airport is available for public viewing for a period of 25 days.  Please direct any questions regarding the budget to the Finance Director, Robert Campbell, at rcampbell@flyilm.com

Military Activity Noise Concerns

Military jets use the approach to ILM as training for approaching civilian fields as they would in forward deployed areas. They also use the FBO for refueling needs. If you have concerns regarding the noise levels, please reach out to ILM’s public safety office at (910) 341-4336 and an ILM team member will collect any pertinent information.read more

Recent Military Activity at ILM

*Please note, effective 4/29/21, ILM is no longer referring residents to military bases. Please review updated information regarding noise concerns here.* ILM respects and values all our stakeholder’s and their interests.  We understand there have been some recent concerns from the surrounding community regarding the level of military activity at ILM and the subsequent noiseread more