Spring News

Save the Date: AirPower History Tour
(Photo credit: Bill Lavery via AirPower History Tour Facebook page)

The National Air Tour of Historic WWII Aircraft is coming to ILM! Experience the sights, smells and sounds of historic WWII aircraft.  The event features FIFI, the world’s most famous flying B-29 Superfortress and the planes, pilots, and crews of the Commemorative Air Force.  In addition to the B-29 Superfortress FIFI, a T-6 Texan (Navy SNJ) will also be at the event.

Attendees of the event will be able to get up close and touch the airplanes, tour the cockpit (when the aircraft is available), talk to the crews, and watch the planes fly.

Dates & Times:
Friday, June 16, 9a-5p
* Aircraft tours available starting at 9a
* Supporting aircraft available for rides all day (additional cost)

Saturday, June 17, 9a-5p
* B-29 flies at 9a and 10:30a
* Aircraft tours available after 12p
* Supporting aircraft available for rides all day (additional cost)

Sunday, June 18, 9a-5p
* B-29 flies at 9a and 10:30a
* Aircraft tours available after 12:00p
* Supporting aircraft available for rides all day (additional cost)

Event Location: Air Wilmington, 1999 Hall Drive
Cost: $10 for Adults, $5 for children 11-17, and free for children under 10.

Learn More About the Event and/or Book a Private Flight

Summer Spotlight: Washington DC

(photo credit: TripAdvisor)

Whether you want to visit iconic monuments and museums, taste international cuisine, or discover haunted pubs-DC has something for you! Curious what else DC has to offer?  Check out the Top 137 Things To Do in Washington, DC

Feeling inspired? Book your trip from ILM to DCA.  American Airlines offer non-stop summer seasonal service (weekends starting in June) as well as 1-stop flights throughout the week. Delta Airlines offer 1-stop flights.

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TSA Offers Tips & Reminders

Flying this summer? Wondering what items you can bring in your carry on? (Baby food? Medications? Bottled Water? Camping equipment?) Planning ahead and checking which items can be included in your checked bag or in your carry-on helps make going through security as smooth as possible.  The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has a list on their website which outlines which items are or aren’t allowed in carry-on bags or checked bags.

Learn More About Which Items You Can Pack for Your Trip   

Battle House ILM Receives Coastal Entrepreneur Award

(Photo credit: Hannah Telman, via Battle House’s Facebook Page)

ILM Business Park tenant, Battle House ILM, won a 2017 Coastal Entrepreneur Award. An ILM Business Park tenant since the fall of 2015, Battle House offers mission-based tactical laser tag.  Their business has two party/conference rooms and a 10,000 sq foot facility designated with the simple purpose of having fun-at all ages! The Coastal Entrepreneur Awards are a joint effort of UNCW’s Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship and the Greater Wilmington Business Journal to shine a spotlight on entrepreneurs in the Cape Fear Region. 

Want to become Battle House’s neighbor?
Space is Available for Lease in this Hall Drive Building

KBT Realty Group & Shaw Real Estate Services Relocating to Flex Building

The KBT Realty Group with Keller Williams Realty and Shaw Real Estate Services, LLC are excited to announce that they will be moving to the ILM Business Park, located on airport property, this summer. KBT Realty is a top producing team here in Wilmington with a unique approach to the client experience and has been locally and nationally recognized for their success.  Shaw Real Estate serves the rental needs of Wilmington and the surrounding beach areas; assisting with rentals or residential property management. KBT Realty Group and Shaw Real Estate Services will join Toshiba Business Solutions and Scratch on 23rd, the other two tenants currently occupying the flex building.

View Available Space for Lease in the Flex Building;
located across from the VA Medical Center and down the road from the ILM airport.

Fan Favorites!

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Sweet dreams, Loves.
Dreaming about this
view from above.
#wilmington #ilm#flyilm #goodnight
We had the privilege
to participate in
an Applied Graphics
install at #ILM
which was featured
on our local news
Channel 6 Wect!
#wallmural #art
#flyilm #wect
Thanks @lovejoygabriel,
@artscouncilwilmington &
Rhonda Bellamy for
including my
Azalea photograph
in the LOCAL show
currently at the
@ilmairport gallery!
Exhibition through 5/19/17