Modern Aviation Wilmington

KILM-Wilmington Int'l Airport, NC

(Formerly Air Wilmington)

Open 24/7/365

KILM CONTACTS:

Richard Formo – General Manager

Carla Wiechman – Customer Service Manager

1.910.763.0146 1.866.751.1192

FAA Certified 145 Repair Station: 1.910.763.2502

After Hours Maintenance: 1.910.520.0556
(Callout Fees Apply)

ARINC 130.4

 

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Modern Aviation Wilmington

KILM-Wilmington Int’l Airport, NC
(Formerly Air Wilmington)

Open 24/7/365

KILM Contacts:

Richard Formo – General Manager

Carla Wiechman – Customer Service Manager

1.910.763.0146

1.866.751.1192

FAA Certified 145 Repair Station:
1.910.763.2502

After Hours Maintenance:

1.910.520.0556
(Callout Fees Apply)

ARINC 130.4

Wilmington, NC

Gateway from the Bahamas & Caribbean

On the field at ILM since 1975, formerly known as Air Wilmington, we have been a part of the stellar growth of aviation traffic in this region. We have grown along with this demand and can offer our unique brand of service to all pilots. General aviation, corporate and military – we strive to make all welcome and satisfied with our high service standards. Modern Aviation has a personal interest in superior customer service and unrivaled Aviation Expertise.

Hangar

Our 100,800 square feet of hangar space is available for both based and transient aircraft. To secure space short or long term, please contact Richard Formo, General Manager at 1.910.763.0146

Hangar

Our 100,800 square feet of hangar space is available for both based and transient aircraft. To secure space short or long term, please contact Richard Formo, General Manager at 1.910.763.0146

A Combination of Aviation Expertise and Southern Hospitality

Services

  • 24/7/365 Flight Support
  • Fuel Services
  • Every Fueling Treated As A Quick Turn
  • Ground Handling
  • FAA Certified 145 Repair Station
  • Full U.S. Customs Ramp Service
  • Crew Cars
  • Dry Cleaning and Laundry Service
  • Catering Services Available

Facilities

  • Over 10 Acres of Ramp Space to Accommodate an Aircraft as Large as a B747
  • Conference Rooms
  • Snooze Room
  • Passenger and Pilot’s Lounge
  • Private Shower

Aircraft Maintenance

Modern Aviation, formerly Air Wilmington, has been a FAA Certified Repair Station (FFFR869D) since 1978 with limited airframe, powerplant, accessory, radio and instrument ratings. Our full-service maintenance shop is trained and equipped to handle any type of aircraft maintenance need. We only employ FAA certified A&P mechanics.

Our staff regularly receives factory training and has the experience to get the job done safely and on time. Our theme is quality and our specialty is timeliness!

Services

  • 24/7/365 Flight Support
  • Fuel Services
  • Every Fueling Treated As A Quick Turn
  • Ground Handling
  • FAA Certified 145 Repair Station
  • Full U.S. Customs Ramp Service
  • Crew Cars
  • Dry Cleaning and Laundry Service
  • Catering Services Available

Facilities

  • Over 10 Acres of Ramp Space to Accommodate an Aircraft as Large as a B747
  • Conference Rooms
  • Snooze Room
  • Passenger and Pilot’s Lounge
  • Private Shower

Aircraft Maintenance

Modern Aviation, formerly Air Wilmington, has been a FAA Certified Repair Station (FFFR869D) since 1978 with limited airframe, powerplant, accessory, radio and instrument ratings. Our full-service maintenance shop is trained and equipped to handle any type of aircraft maintenance need. We only employ FAA certified A&P mechanics.

Our staff regularly receives factory training and has the experience to get the job done safely and on time. Our theme is quality and our specialty is timeliness!

AOG / On Call Emergency Service

We have a dedicated maintenance team ready 24/7 to respond within an hours notice for any and all AOG occurrences for Part 91, 121 and 135 operators.

Contact us at 1.910.520.0556 for AOG/On Call maintenance

Airline Contract

Modern Aviation is also an Airline Contract Maintenance provider under (FAR 121.363)

Our Capabilities Include:

  • Airframe inspections, modifications and conversions
  • IFR Certification FAR 91.411 and 413
  • Aux Power Unit (APU) inspections and repairs
  • Cabin pressurization and leak checks
  • Composite repairs
  • Window inspections, repairs and restoration
  • PT-6 line maintenance and inspections
  • Engine removal and installation
  • R-12 and R-134a Freon A/C diagnostics and service
  • Fuel quantity calibration
  • Lead acid battery servicing and CAP Testing
  • Ni-Cad battery servicing and CAP Testing
  • Standby battery servicing and CAP Testing

Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) capabilities:

  • Radiography, Eddy Current, ultrasonic, magnetic particle, liquid penetrate, bond testing, optical prism, bore scope services.
  • Paint work, touch-up and blending
  • Repair of fiberglass components
  • Structural support modifications, removal and replacement of damaged members

 

Local Partners

We build strong partnerships with the best in their fields to help bring you an unrivaled experience when joining us at Modern Aviation.

Please contact the FBO directly at 1.866.751.1192 for exclusive rates.

Car Rentals

IS-BAH Registered Operation

Modern Aviation Wilmington is an IS-BAH Stage I Certified FBO. The International Standard for Business Aircraft Handlers (IS-BAH), developed by the International Business Aviation Council and the National Air Transportation Association, is a set of global industry best practices built upon a robust safety management system (SMS)

U.S. Customs at Wilmington

Wilmington International Airport is an official point of entry for international flights arriving into the United States. Advanced reservations are required.

For more information, contact U.S. Customs ILM at 1.910.815.4620.

Modern Aviation Wilmington

1817 Aviation Dr.,

Wilmington, NC 28405 

1.910.763.0146

1.866.751.1192

ARINC: 130.4