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February 11, 2008

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JANUARY 2008 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in January 2008 as compared to January 2007. In January 2008, the Airport served 707,126 passengers, a decrease of 5.9% when compared to the January 2007 passenger traffic count of 751,423.

Commercial Carrier flight operations decreased 2.9%, while Commuter Carrier (air taxi) operations decreased 10.8% when compared to the same levels recorded in January 2007.

Total aircraft operations decreased in January 2008 as compared to the same month in 2007. In January 2008, there were 24,245 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 10.7% when compared to 27,151 total aircraft operations in January 2007.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 65% of the total aircraft operations during January 2008, decreased 14% when compared to January 2007.

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John Wayne Airport (SNA) is a self-supporting enterprise, owned and operated by the County of Orange, and serves about ten million passengers annually.

 

 
John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - January 2008
  January
2008
January
2007
% Change YTD 2008 YTD 2007 % Change
Total passengers

707,126

751,423

-5.9%

707,126

751,423

-5.9%

Enplaned passengers

350,450

371,721

-5.7%

350,450

371,721

-5.7%

Deplaned passengers

356,676

379,702

-6.1%

356,676

379,702

-6.1%

Air Cargo Tons*

1,761

2,028

-13.2%

1,761

2,028

-13.2%

Tower Operations

24,245

27,151

-10.7%

24,245

27,151

-10.7%

General Aviation Operations

15,812

18,381

-14.0%

15,812

18,381

-14.0%

Air Carrier Operations

7,496

7,720

-2.9%

7,496

7,720

-2.9%

Air Taxi Operations

934

1,047

-10.8%

934

1,047

-10.8%

Military Operations

3

3

0.0%

3

3

0.0%

*

All-Cargo Carriers: 1623
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 138

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for December 2007)