Security procedures

Arrivals at Central Illinois Regional Airport are subject to TSA security, just like departures, visitors at BMI airport are required to go through a body scanner, their items electronic devices, check-in baggage is scanned separately. Passengers after checkpoints are presented to border and customs agents, and it is essential to answer CBP agents' questions honestly to determine your legal status.

After checkpoints, Travelers are invited to claim their baggage and then exit the meeting areas.

The arrivals area is located to the left side of the terminal, and the terminal doors are open at 4:00 a.m. each morning until one hour after the last arrival each day.