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August 9, 2011

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

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in March 2010 as compared to March 2009. In March 2010, the Airport served 736,104 passengers, an increase of 3.2% when compared to the 713,196 passenger traffic count of March 2009.

Commercial aircraft operations increased 1.5%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 58.7% when compared to the levels recorded in March 2009.

Total aircraft operations decreased in March 2010 as compared to the same month in 2009. In March 2010, there were 24,067 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 0.2% when compared to 24,126 total aircraft operations in March 2009.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 70% of the total aircraft operations during March 2010, increased 2.6% when compared to March 2009.

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

 

 
John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - March 2010 (Revised)**
 
  March
2010
March
2009
% Change YTD 2010 YTD 2009 % Change
Total Passengers 736,104 713,196 3.2% 1,986,442 1,888,582 5.2%
Enplaned Passengers 366,245 355,758 2.9% 989,016 937,751 5.5%
Deplaned Passengers 369,859 357,438 3.5% 997,426 950,831 4.9%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,043 1,103 -5.4% 3,656 3,682 -0.7%
Total Aircraft Operations 24,067 24,126 -0.2% 65,125 65,814 -1.0%
General Aviation Operations 16,731 16,314 2.6% 44,096 43,562 1.2%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 6,926 6,825 1.5% 19,881 19,536 1.8%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 406 983 -58.7% 1,132 2,695 -58.0%
Military Operations 4 4 0.0% 16 21 -23.8%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 923 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 120 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for February 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