Airport Security

The Wilmington International Airport (ILM) Public Safety Department is a full service law enforcement agency responsible for all law enforcement and security responsiblities at Wilmington International Airport. It's primary mission is to ensure a safe and secure environment for the traveling public. The Airport Public Safety Department is responsible for Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighting (ARFF), public relations, traffic control, criminal investigations, airport community oriented policing, airport security, and enforcement of local, state and federal laws at the airport.

Wilmington International Airport (ILM) Public Safety Office: (910) 341-4336

 The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) provides security screening services for ILM.

 For additional security screening information click below: 



ILM now offers Pre-Check!  For FAQ about the program, please visit our blog.  

A TSA Pre Check Enrollment Center is now open in Wilmington!

Please visit the TSA website at and click the blue "Pre Enroll" button on the right to begin the process.  

The center in Wilmington is located at:

UES Enrollment Center

2632 Carolina Beach Road #4

Wilmington, NC  28412

Please note, the Pre-Check center is by appointment only.  You must first complete the "Pre Enroll" process to obtain an appointment.