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August 9, 2011

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

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in October 2008 as compared to October 2007. In October 2008, the Airport served 731,985 passengers, a decrease of 12.2% when compared to the October 2007 passenger traffic count of 833,593.

Commercial Carrier flight operations decreased 11.5%, while Commuter Carrier (air taxi) operations decreased 22.8% when compared to the same levels recorded in October 2007.

Total aircraft operations decreased in October 2008 as compared to the same month in 2007. In October 2008, there were 23,485 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 12.6% when compared to 26,873 total aircraft operations in October 2007.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 67.0% of the total aircraft operations during October 2008, decreased 12.4% when compared to October 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 - October 2008 (Revised)**
  October
2008
October
2007
% Change YTD 2008 YTD 2007 % Change
Total passengers 731,985 833,593 -12.2% 7,650,528 8,463,106 -9.6%
Enplaned passengers 362,867 414,229 -12.4% 3,822,628 4,232,049 -9.7%
Deplaned passengers 369,118 419,364 -12.0% 3,827,900 4,231,057 -9.5%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,378 1,941 -29.0% 14,879 18,287 -18.6%
Tower Operations 23,485 26,873 -12.6% 258,574 281,802 -8.2%
General Aviation Operations 15,675 17,887 -12.4% 178,410 193,532 -7.8%
Air Carrier Operations 6,866 7,762 -11.5% 71,187 76,444 -6.9%
Air Taxi Operations 940 1,218 -22.8% 8,921 11,713 -23.8%
Military Operations 4 6 -33.3% 56 113 -50.4%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,266 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 112 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for September 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