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January 29, 2014

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS DECEMBER 2013 STATISTICS *REVISED*

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in December 2013 as compared to December 2012. In December 2013, the Airport served 789,342 passengers, an increase of 7.3% when compared to the December 2012 passenger traffic count of 735,626.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 3.7%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 2.7% when compared to the levels recorded in December 2012.

Total aircraft operations decreased in December 2013 as compared to the same month in 2012. In December 2013, there were 18,995 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 0.8% when compared to 19,139 total aircraft operations in December 2012.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 64.4% of the total aircraft operations during December 2013, increased 0.7% when compared to December 2012.

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - December 2013
*REVISED*
 
  December
2013
December
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 789,342 735,626 7.3% 9,232,789 8,857,944 4.2%
Enplaned Passengers 389,717 365,639 6.6% 4,600,192 4,417,599 4.1%
Deplaned Passengers 399,625 369,987 8.0% 4,632,597 4,440,345 4.3%
Total Aircraft Operations 18,995 19,139 -0.8% 248,225 255,688 -2.9%
General Aviation 12,226 12,135 0.7% 163,565 171,873 -4.8%
Commercial 6,533 6,781 -3.7% 81,841 80,691 1.4%
Commuter1 183 188 -2.7% 2,130 2,631 -19.0%
Military 53 35 51.4% 689 493 39.8%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,459 1,487 -1.9% 17,568 17,366 1.2%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  December
2013
December
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 34,262 33,227 3.1% 377,718 231,726 63.0%
Enplaned Passengers 18,457 18,268 1.0% 189,998 117,744 61.4%
Deplaned Passengers 15,805 14,959 5.7% 187,720 113,982 64.7%
Total Aircraft Operations 326 324 0.6% 3,816 2,283 67.1%
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: 1,290 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 169 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for November 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.

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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.