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September 26, 2013

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS AUGUST 2013 STATISTICS (Revised)

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in August 2013 as compared to August 2012. In August 2013, the Airport served 850,988 passengers, an increase of 1.5% when compared to the August 2012 passenger traffic count of 838,623.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 1.1%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 23.9% when compared to the levels recorded in August 2012.

Total aircraft operations decreased in August 2013 as compared to the same month in 2012. In August 2013, there were 21,655 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 6.0% when compared to 23,048 total aircraft operations in August 2012.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 65.8% of the total aircraft operations during August 2013, decreased 8.3% when compared to August 2012.

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - August 2013 (Revised)
 
  August
2013
August
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 850,988 838,623 1.5% 6,183,735 5,887,350 5.0%
Enplaned Passengers 429,218 420,312 2.1% 3,085,016 2,938,853 5.0%
Deplaned Passengers 421,770 418,311 0.8% 3,098,719 2,948,497 5.1%
Total Aircraft Operations 21,655 23,048 -6.0% 169,816 174,607 -2.7%
General Aviation 14,250 15,537 -8.3% 112,526 118,619 -5.1%
Commercial 7,146 7,223 -1.1% 55,330 53,901 2.7%
Commuter1 172 226 -23.9% 1,457 1,745 -16.5%
Military 87 62 40.3% 503 342 47.1%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,413 1,317 7.3% 11,678 11,387 2.6%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  August
2013
August
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 38,141 28,294 34.8% 264,524 115,595 128.8%
Enplaned Passengers 18,644 13,669 36.4% 131,329 57,729 127.5%
Deplaned Passengers 19,497 14,625 33.3% 133,195 57,866 130.2%
Total Aircraft Operations 330 248 33.1% 2,585 1,095 136.1%

1

Aircraft used for regularly scheduled air service, configured with not more than seventy (70) seats, and operating at weights not more than ninety thousand (90,000) pounds.

2

All-Cargo Carriers: 1,281 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 132 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for July 2013)

3

Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations: Note: Mexico service was initiated by AirTran on June 3, 2012 and by Interjet on October 11, 2012.

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 and reaches more than 20 nonstop destinations in the United States, Mexico and Canada.  More information can be found at www.ocair.com or at facebook.com/johnwayneairport or on twitter.com/johnwayneair.

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