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May 28, 2013

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS APRIL 2013 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in April 2013 as compared to April 2012.  In April 2013, the Airport served 764,308 passengers, an increase of 5.1% when compared to the 727,523 passenger traffic count of April 2012.

Commercial aircraft operations increased 3.8%, while Commuter aircraft operations increased 5.9% when compared to the levels recorded in April 2012.

Total aircraft operations decreased in April 2013 as compared to the same month in 2012.  In April 2013, there were 21,058 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 3.7% when compared to 21,861 total aircraft operations in April 2012.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 66% of the total aircraft operations during April 2013, decreased 7.1% when compared to April 2012.

 

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - April 2013
 
  April
2013
April
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 764,308 727,523 5.1% 2,887,217 2,705,138 6.7%
Enplaned Passengers 383,122 366,687 4.5% 1,440,113 1,350,338 6.6%
Deplaned Passengers 381,186 360,836 5.6% 1,447,104 1,354,800 6.8%
Total Aircraft Operations 21,058 21,861 -3.7% 82,030 84,324 -2.7%
General Aviation 13,953 15,025 -7.1% 54,192 57,412 -5.6%
Commercial 6,831 6,584 3.8% 26,886 25,908 3.8%
Commuter1 232 219 5.9% 785 855 -8.2%
Military 42 33 27.3% 167 149 12.1%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,546 1,518 1.8% 5,805 5,590 3.8%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  April
2013
April
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 29,755 7,162 315.5% 111,894 25,607 337.0%
Enplaned Passengers 14,804 3,575 314.1% 54,534 12,667 330.5%
Deplaned Passengers 14,951 3,587 316.8% 57,360 12,940 343.3%
Total Aircraft Operations 300 64 368.8% 1,218 245 397.1%

1

Aircraft used for regularly scheduled air service, configured with not more than seventy (70) seats, and operating at weights not more than ninety thousand (90,000) pounds.

2

All-Cargo Carriers:  1,346 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo):  200 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for March 2013)

3

Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.
Note: Mexico service was initiated by AirTran on June 3, 2012 and by Interjet on October 11, 2012.

 

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 or at facebook.com/johnwayneairport or on twitter.com @johnwayneair.

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