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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS SEPTEMBER 2008 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in September 2008 as compared to September 2007. In September 2008, the Airport served 687,603 passengers, a decrease of 12.2% when compared to the September 2007 passenger traffic count of 782,896.

Commercial Carrier flight operations decreased 10.2%, while Commuter Carrier (air taxi) operations decreased 25.1% when compared to the same levels recorded in September 2007.

Total aircraft operations decreased in September 2008 as compared to the same month in 2007. In September 2008, there were 23,601 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 12.4% when compared to 26,957 total aircraft operations in September 2007.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 68% of the total aircraft operations during September 2008, decreased 12.6% when compared to September 2007.

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

 

 
John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - September 2008 (Revised)**
  September
2008
September
2007
% Change YTD 2008 YTD 2007 % Change
Total passengers 687,603 782,896 -12.2% 6,918,543 7,629,513 -9.3%
Enplaned passengers 342,455 388,735 -11.9% 3,459,761 3,817,820 -9.4%
Deplaned passengers 345,148 394,161 -12.4% 3,458,782 3,811,693 -9.3%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,271 1,967 -35.4% 13,501 16,346 -17.4%
Tower Operations 23,601 26,957 -12.4% 235,089 254,929 -7.8%
General Aviation Operations 16,050 18,354 -12.6% 162,735 175,645 -7.4%
Air Carrier Operations 6,661 7,415 -10.2% 64,321 68,682 -6.3%
Air Taxi Operations 885 1,181 -25.1% 7,981 10,495 -24.0%
Military Operations 5 7 -28.6% 52 107 -51.4%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,139 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 132 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for August 2008)

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JWA Monthly Statistics were revised for the period July 2008 - May 2011 to correct a reporting omission for GA and Military Operations