Internships at CLT Airport

Applications are available in early February for the CLT Airport’s college summer internship programs. The application period closes in mid-March and is open to any students enrolled in or recently graduated from an accredited college or university. The formal 12-week internship program starts late in May and ends the second week of August. Interns will participate in facility tours of American Airlines, the CLT Airfield, FAA Tower, and Passenger Terminal to get an overall view of airport operations. Bi-Weekly check-ins with supervisors give students a chance to learn about career paths and meet with airport partners like American Airlines and Sullenberger Aviation Museum as well as participate in team building activities with their intern cohort.

Internships are available in the following areas: 

  • Airside Operations
  • Architecture
  • Business & Innovation
  • Civil Engineering 
  • Compliance
  • Human Resources 
  • Finance
  • Legal & Regulatory
  • Planning
  • Marketing 
  • Safety & Health
  • Technology
  • Terminal Operations

Students may apply for internships starting in early February by following the link below. Look for opportunities under the Internship heading at the bottom of the page.

For more information about internships at CLT Airport email Jordan Duke, Workforce Development & Outreach Coordinator, at

CLT Airport photo by photographer Jason Paul.

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