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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS NOVEMBER 2010 STATISTICS (Revised) **

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in November 2010 as compared to November 2009. In November 2010, the Airport served 690,859 passengers, a decrease of 1.3% when compared to the November 2009 passenger traffic count of 700,223.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 5.1%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 53.8% when compared to the levels recorded in November 2009.

Total aircraft operations decreased in November 2010 as compared to the same month in 2009. In November 2010, there were 19,809 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 16.0% when compared to 23,592 total aircraft operations in November 2009.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 66% of the total aircraft operations during November 2010, decreased 19.3% when compared to November 2009.

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

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - November 2010 (Revised)**
 
  Nov. 2010 Nov. 2009 % Change YTD 2010 YTD 2009 % Change
Total passengers 690,859 700,223 -1.3% 7,944,881 7,970,914 -0.3%
Enplaned passengers 343,742 349,554 -1.7% 3,957,591 3,974,046 -0.4%
Deplaned passengers 347,117 350,669 -1.0% 3,987,290 3,996,868 -0.2%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,270 1,240 2.4% 13,723 14,064 -2.4%
Total Aircraft Operations 19,809 23,592 -16.0% 244,592 262,872 -7.0%
General Aviation Operations 12,981 16,079 -19.3% 166,413 176,074 -5.5%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 6,507 6,857 -5.1% 74,461 76,396 -2.5%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 300 649 -53.8% 3,638 10,323 -64.8%
Military Operations 21 7 200.0% 80 79 1.3%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,122 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 148 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for October 2010)

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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