Modern Aviation launches business with first FBO acquisition

Modern Aviation, an FBO platform backed by Tiger Infrastructure Partners, has announced that it had closed the acquisition of Air Wilmington located at Wilmington International Airport in Wilmington, North Carolina, the company said.

Air Wilmington is the sole FBO at Wilmington International Airport where it provides fueling, hangar storage and MRO services to general aviation, military and commercial airlines.

Modern Aviation is actively engaged in pursuing additional FBO acquisitions and development opportunities in North America and the Caribbean.

Modern Aviation is a growing company that is building a national network of premium FBO properties. The management team includes executives from Universal Weather and Aviation and Atlantic Aviation. The company is backed by Tiger Infrastructure Partners. For more information visit:

Air Wilmington owns the sole fixed base operator at the Wilmington International Airport under a long-term concession. The FBO provides fueling, MRO and hangar services to general aviation, military and commercial customers. Air Wilmington´s facilities include an 8,400 square foot FBO terminal and over 100,000 square feet of hangar space. For more information visit:

Tiger Infrastructure Partners is a middle-market private equity firm that invests in growing infrastructure platforms. The firm targets investments in communications, energy, transportation, and related sectors, primarily located in North America and Europe. For more information visit: