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ILG Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: ILG / KILG
Airport Name: Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport
Location: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
GPS Coordinates: 39°40'42"N by 75°36'24"W
Area Served: Wilmington, Delaware
Operator/Owner: New Castle County, Delaware
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 80 feet (24 meters)
# of Runways: 3
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Facts about Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport (ILG):

  • The closest airport to Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport (ILG) is Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field (PSQ), which is located 21 miles (33 kilometers) NE of ILG.
  • Shuttle America offered scheduled flights out of Wilmington from the airline's founding in November 1998 until February 2000.
  • On April 9, 2013 the Philadelphia Inquirer reported that Frontier Airlines would begin service July 1 from Wilmington to Chicago-Midway, Orlando, Tampa, Houston, and Denver.
  • Delaware's first airline flights were TWA and American at Wilmington in late 1947.
  • The furthest airport from Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport (ILG) is Margaret River Airport (MGV), which is located 11,724 miles (18,869 kilometers) away in Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia.
  • Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport (ILG) has 3 runways.
  • In the late 1990s the county leased the debt-stricken airport to the bi-state Delaware River and Bay Authority, operators of the Delaware Memorial Bridge, on a thirty-year lease with the provision that the DRBA may seek up to two additional thirty-year leases.
  • The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a general aviation reliever airport.Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 642 passenger boardings in calendar year 2011 and 1,064 passenger boardings in 2012.
  • Because of Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport's relatively low elevation of 80 feet, planes can take off or land at Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport is in unincorporated New Castle County, Delaware.

Map of Nearest Airports from Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
120.57 miles (33.11 km) NEPhiladelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field (PSQ)Essington, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field on a map View satellite image of Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field Set PSQ as destination Airport Get more information about Philadelphia Seaplane BaseChandler Field
221.55 miles (34.69 km) NBrandywine Airport (OQN)West Chester, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Brandywine Airport on a map View satellite image of Brandywine Airport Set OQN as destination Airport Get more information about Brandywine Airport
323.56 miles (37.92 km) NEPhiladelphia International Airport (PHL)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Philadelphia International Airport on a map View satellite image of Philadelphia International Airport Set PHL as destination Airport Get more information about Philadelphia International Airport
424.88 miles (40.04 km) NNWChester County G. O. Carlson Airport (CTH)Coatesville, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport on a map View satellite image of Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport Set CTH as destination Airport Get more information about Chester County G. O. Carlson Airport
533.35 miles (53.67 km) WSWPhillips Army Airfield (APG)Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United StatesView Phillips Army Airfield on a map View satellite image of Phillips Army Airfield Set APG as destination Airport Get more information about Phillips Army Airfield
635.67 miles (57.41 km) SEMillville Municipal Airport (MIV)Millville, New Jersey, United StatesView Millville Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Millville Municipal Airport Set MIV as destination Airport Get more information about Millville Municipal Airport
736.51 miles (58.76 km) NNEWings Field (BBX)Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Wings Field on a map View satellite image of Wings Field Set BBX as destination Airport Get more information about Wings Field
838.77 miles (62.39 km) SSEDover Air Force Base (DOV)Dover, Delaware, United StatesView Dover Air Force Base on a map View satellite image of Dover Air Force Base Set DOV as destination Airport Get more information about Dover Air Force Base
938.84 miles (62.51 km) NHeritage Field (PTW)Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Heritage Field on a map View satellite image of Heritage Field Set PTW as destination Airport Get more information about Heritage Field
1042.14 miles (67.81 km) NENortheast Philadelphia Airport (PNE)Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Northeast Philadelphia Airport on a map View satellite image of Northeast Philadelphia Airport Set PNE as destination Airport Get more information about Northeast Philadelphia Airport
1143.44 miles (69.90 km) NENAS JRB Willow Grove (NXX)Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, United StatesView NAS JRB Willow Grove on a map View satellite image of NAS JRB Willow Grove Set NXX as destination Airport Get more information about NAS JRB Willow Grove
1244.31 miles (71.32 km) ENESouth Jersey Regional Airport (LLY)Mount Holly, New Jersey, United StatesView South Jersey Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of South Jersey Regional Airport Set LLY as destination Airport Get more information about South Jersey Regional Airport
1347.63 miles (76.65 km) NWLancaster Airport (LNS)Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Lancaster Airport on a map View satellite image of Lancaster Airport Set LNS as destination Airport Get more information about Lancaster Airport
1449.47 miles (79.61 km) WSWMartin State Airport (MTN)Baltimore, Maryland, United StatesView Martin State Airport on a map View satellite image of Martin State Airport Set MTN as destination Airport Get more information about Martin State Airport
1551.95 miles (83.61 km) NNWReading Regional Airport (RDG)Reading, Pennsylvania, United StatesView Reading Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Reading Regional Airport Set RDG as destination Airport Get more information about Reading Regional Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from Wilmington/Philadelphia Regional Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,724.45 miles (18,868.62 km) WSWMargaret River Airport (MGV)Margaret River, Western Australia, AustraliaView Margaret River Airport on a map View satellite image of Margaret River Airport Set MGV as destination Airport Get more information about Margaret River Airport
211,700.58 miles (18,830.21 km) WSWBusselton Regional Airport (BQB)Busselton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Busselton Regional Airport on a map View satellite image of Busselton Regional Airport Set BQB as destination Airport Get more information about Busselton Regional Airport
311,689.14 miles (18,811.80 km) WSWManjimup Airport (MJP)Manjimup, Western Australia, AustraliaView Manjimup Airport on a map View satellite image of Manjimup Airport Set MJP as destination Airport Get more information about Manjimup Airport
411,674.90 miles (18,788.89 km) WSWBunbury Airport (BUY)Bunbury, Western Australia, AustraliaView Bunbury Airport on a map View satellite image of Bunbury Airport Set BUY as destination Airport Get more information about Bunbury Airport
511,631.32 miles (18,718.74 km) WSWAlbany Airport (ALH)Albany, Western Australia, AustraliaView Albany Airport on a map View satellite image of Albany Airport Set ALH as destination Airport Get more information about Albany Airport
611,618.99 miles (18,698.90 km) SWRottnest Airport (RTS)Rottnest Island, Western Australia, AustraliaView Rottnest Airport on a map View satellite image of Rottnest Airport Set RTS as destination Airport Get more information about Rottnest Airport
711,608.63 miles (18,682.24 km) SWJandakot Airport (JAD)Jandakot, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jandakot Airport on a map View satellite image of Jandakot Airport Set JAD as destination Airport Get more information about Jandakot Airport
811,597.58 miles (18,664.45 km) SWPerth Airport (PER)Perth, Western Australia, AustraliaView Perth Airport on a map View satellite image of Perth Airport Set PER as destination Airport Get more information about Perth Airport
911,595.15 miles (18,660.53 km) WSWKatanning Airport (KNI)Katanning, Western Australia, AustraliaView Katanning Airport on a map View satellite image of Katanning Airport Set KNI as destination Airport Get more information about Katanning Airport
1011,552.80 miles (18,592.38 km) SWJurien Bay Airport (JUR)Jurien Bay, Western Australia, AustraliaView Jurien Bay Airport on a map View satellite image of Jurien Bay Airport Set JUR as destination Airport Get more information about Jurien Bay Airport
1111,483.03 miles (18,480.11 km) SWGeraldton Airport (GET)Geraldton, Western Australia, AustraliaView Geraldton Airport on a map View satellite image of Geraldton Airport Set GET as destination Airport Get more information about Geraldton Airport
1211,457.17 miles (18,438.48 km) SWMorawa Airport (MWB)Morawa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Morawa Airport on a map View satellite image of Morawa Airport Set MWB as destination Airport Get more information about Morawa Airport
1311,436.21 miles (18,404.74 km) SWMullewa Airport (MXU)Mullewa, Western Australia, AustraliaView Mullewa Airport on a map View satellite image of Mullewa Airport Set MXU as destination Airport Get more information about Mullewa Airport
1411,434.43 miles (18,401.89 km) SWKalbarri Airport (KAX)Kalbarri, Western Australia, AustraliaView Kalbarri Airport on a map View satellite image of Kalbarri Airport Set KAX as destination Airport Get more information about Kalbarri Airport
1511,388.27 miles (18,327.61 km) WSWEsperance Airport (EPR)Esperance, AustraliaView Esperance Airport on a map View satellite image of Esperance Airport Set EPR as destination Airport Get more information about Esperance Airport