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August 10, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JUNE 2011 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in June 2011 as compared to June 2010. In June 2011, the Airport served 749,815 passengers, a decrease of 2.9% when compared to the June 2010 passenger traffic count of 772,155.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 1.1%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 20.6% when compared to the levels recorded in June 2010.

Total aircraft operations increased in June 2011 as compared to the same month in 2010. In June 2011, there were 23,141 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), an increase of 5.8% when compared to 21,881 total aircraft operations in June 2010.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 70% of the total aircraft operations during June 2011, increased 9.3% when compared to June 2010.

John Wayne Airport (SNA) is owned by the County of Orange and is operated as a self supporting enterprise that receives no general fund tax revenue. The Airport serves approximately nine million passengers annually, reaches 20 nonstop destinations in the United States and Canada and is served by 10 commercial passenger airlines. More information can be found at www.ocair.com.

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - June 2011
 
  June 2011 June 2010 % Change YTD 2011 YTD 2010 % Change
Total passengers 749,815 772,155 -2.9% 4,190,922 4,243,320 -1.2%
Enplaned passengers 374,223 385,520 -2.9% 2,090,319 2,117,673 -1.3%
Deplaned passengers 375,592 386,635 -2.9% 2,100,603 2,125,647 -1.2%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,204 1,192 1.0% 7,436 7,342 1.3%
Total Aircraft Operations 23,141 21,881 5.8% 131,228 134,069 -2.1%
General Aviation Operations 16,128 14,761 9.3% 89,716 91,536 -2.0%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 6,725 6,801 -1.1% 39,651 40,392 -1.8%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 246 310 -20.6% 1,777 2,108 -15.7%
Military Operations 42 9 366.7% 84 33 154.5%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,062 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 142 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for May 2011)

Note:

Beginning with July 2011, JWA will post monthly statistics by the last day of the following month due to a new FAA air traffic counting system (e.g. July 2011 Monthly Statistics will be posted by the last day of August).