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August 9, 2011

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

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in September 2010 as compared to September 2009. In September 2010, the Airport served 683,999 passengers, a decrease of 3.5% when compared to the September 2009 passenger traffic count of 709,101.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 4.1%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 62.8% when compared to the levels recorded in September 2009.

Total aircraft operations decreased in September 2010 as compared to the same month in 2009. In September 2010, there were 22,850 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 4.1% when compared to 23,828 total aircraft operations in September 2009.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 69% of the total aircraft operations during September 2010, decreased 1.2% when compared to September 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. The Airport is served by 10 commercial passenger airlines serving 20 nonstop destinations in the United States and Canada. More information can be found at www.ocair.com.

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - September 2010 (Revised)**
 
  September 2010 September 2009 % Change YTD 2010 YTD 2009 % Change
Total passengers 683,999 709,101 -3.5% 6,521,916 6,501,318 0.3%
Enplaned passengers 339,101 352,200 -3.7% 3,250,710 3,242,817 0.2%
Deplaned passengers 344,898 356,901 -3.4% 3,271,206 3,258,501 0.4%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,269 1,327 -4.4% 11,094 11,520 -3.7%
Total Aircraft Operations 22,850 23,828 -4.1% 204,058 214,067 -4.7%
General Aviation Operations 15,840 16,034 -1.2% 139,851 142,796 -2.1%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 6,710 6,995 -4.1% 61,110 62,341 -2.0%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 294 790 -62.8% 3,044 8,860 -65.6%
Military Operations 6 9 -33.3% 53 70 -24.3%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,083 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 186 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for August 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