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August 27, 2012

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JULY 2012 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in July 2012 as compared to July 2011. In July 2012, the Airport served 816,536 passengers, an increase of 4.0% when compared to the July 2011 passenger traffic count of 784,927.

Commercial aircraft operations increased 3.6%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 6.1% when compared to the levels recorded in July 2011.

Total aircraft operations decreased in July 2012 compared to the same month in 2011. In July 2012, there were 22,083 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 5.9% when compared to 23,457 total aircraft operations in July 2011.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 67% of the total aircraft operations during July 2012, decreased 9.9% when compared to July 2011.


John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - July 2012 (Revised)**
 
  July
2012
July
2011
% Change YTD 2012 YTD 2011 % Change
Total passengers 816,536 784,927 4.0% 5,048,727 4,975,849 1.5%
Enplaned passengers 406,713 389,605 4.4% 2,518,541 2,479,924 1.6%
Deplaned passengers 409,823 395,322 3.7% 2,530,186 2,495,925 1.4%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,567 1,372 14.2% 10,070 8,808 14.3%
Total Aircraft Operations 22,083 23,457 -5.9% 151,559 154,685 -2.0%
General Aviation Operations 14,719 16,345 -9.9% 103,082 106,061 -2.8%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 7,114 6,868 3.6% 46,678 46,519 0.3%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 214 228 -6.1% 1,519 2,005 -24.2%
Military Operations 36 16 125.0% 280 100 180.0%
*

All-Cargo Carriers: 1,307 tons

Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 260 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for June 2012)

**

JWA Monthly Statistics were revised to correct the reporting of total passenger levels for February 2012.  Year to date numbers for the period March 2012 to September 2012 have increased as a result.

 

About John Wayne Airport
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.

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