General Aviation

Did you know that you can learn to fly at ILM?  Our partners offers flying lessons with plans and pricing to fit your schedule and budget!  For more information, please contact via information below:

Fixed Base Operators

Modern Aviation

Aero Center Wilmington

Fixed Base Operator (FBO) Services include:

  • Aircraft Maintenance
  • Aircraft Cleaning Services
  • Charter Service
  • Fueling (Including Customs Ramp)
  • Flying Lessons
  • GPU
  • Hangar Storage
  • Lavatory Service
  • Potable Water
  • Tiedown Services

All American Aviation Services
910-297-8811 (training and rental services)
910-769-6069 (maintenance)

All American Aviation Services offers affordable pilot training and aircraft rental services.  They offer FAA approved Part 141 and Part 61 flight training courses for domestic and international students who want to fly for recreation or as a profession.  All American Aviation Services also provides a full service aircraft maintenance facility.  In addition to aircraft maintenance, they specialize in aviation parts and supplies as well as avionics services.

Cape Fear Coastal Aviation – located in Modern Aviation
910-720-0054 (phone)

Cape Fear Coastal Aviation is a flight school and Cirrus Training Center. They are the first program in the area to offer a simulator-based training syllabus, saving students time and money by preparing them to take flight before they set foot in an aircraft. They offer all levels of flight training from private pilot up through ATP and use a modern fleet of aircraft with Cessna 172 equipped with the latest Garmin avionics technology and in Diamond’s G1000 equipped DA42 twin engine aircraft.  As a Cirrus certified training center they offer specialized Cirrus flight training with Cirrus Standardized Instructor Pilots (CSIPs) and Cirrus Training Center Instructors (TCIs). In addition, Cape Fear Coastal Aviation offers management of privately owned aircraft, as well as a leaseback program.

Please contact the FBO directly for catering opportunities and orders.

ILM maintains a state of the art separate International Terminal providing a full service Federal Inspection Station (FIS) to clear international flights. This facility meets US Customs requirements. Unique amenities offered in this facility include ease of processing and clearance, a waiting lounge with complimentary WIFI, a pilot lounge and rest area and outside pet area. Learn more about our Customs Facility.