Emergency Information

Traveling safely

Charlotte/Douglas International Airport is the Carolinas' premiere air transportation facility. Our airport covers 5,000 acres and supports commercial, cargo, corporate, military, private aircraft as well as trucking and shipping operations.

Our Airport Law Enforcement Officers are responsible for ensuring a safe environment for millions of people by patrolling the terminal, parking areas and other properties.  
They serve as first responders for all situations on the airport premises including medical emergencies, traffic accidents, security checkpoint violations and aircraft incidents.

Learn more about air travel safety at the Transportation Security Administration's website.