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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS FEBRUARY 2011 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in February 2011 as compared to February 2010.  In February 2011, the Airport served 605,390 passengers, an increase of 1.0% when compared to the February 2010 passenger traffic count of 599,114.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 2.5%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 15.3% when compared to the levels recorded in February 2010.

Total aircraft operations decreased in February 2011 as compared to the same month in 2010.  In February 2011, there were 19,821 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 2.3% when compared to 20,288 total aircraft operations in February 2010.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 68% of the total aircraft operations during February 2011, decreased 1.8% when compared to February 2010.

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

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - February 2011 (Revised)**
 
  February 2011 February 2010 % Change YTD 2011 YTD 2010 % Change
Total passengers 605,390 599,114 1.0% 1,242,132 1,250,338 -0.7%
Enplaned passengers 300,759 296,961 1.3% 617,803 622,771 -0.8%
Deplaned passengers 304,631 302,153 0.8% 624,329 627,567 -0.5%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,083 1,230 -12.0% 2,482 2,613 -5.0%
Total Aircraft Operations 19,821 20,288 -2.3% 40,377 41,058 -1.7%
General Aviation Operations 13,534 13,789 -1.8% 27,131 27,365 -0.9%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 5,982 6,137 -2.5% 12,591 12,955 -2.8%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 300 354 -15.3% 644 726 -11.3%
Military Operations 5 8 -37.5% 11 12 -8.3%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 938 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 145 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are forJanuary 2011)

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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