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September 20, 2016

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JULY 2016 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in July 2016 as compared with July 2015. In July 2016, the Airport served 924,537 passengers, a decrease of 0.4% when compared with the July 2015 passenger traffic count of 927,934. 

Commercial aircraft operations increased 8.2% and commuter aircraft operations decreased 67.3% when compared with July 2015 levels.

Total aircraft operations increased in July 2016 as compared with the same month in 2015. In July 2016, there were 25,255 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a 12.2% increase compared to 22,516 total aircraft operations in July 2015.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 68.4% of the total aircraft operations during July 2016, increased 15.5% when compared with July 2015.

The top three airlines in July 2016 based on passenger count were Southwest Airlines (402,978), American Airlines (151,555) and United Airlines (117,969).

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - July 2016
*REVISED December 23, 2016*
  July
2016*
July
2015
% Change* Year-to-Date
2016*
Year-to-Date
2015
% Change*
Total Passengers 903,955 902,681 0.1% 6,019,690 5,695,446 5.7%
Enplaned Passengers 450,161 448,152 0.4% 3,007,746 2,844,022 5.8%
Deplaned Passengers 453,794 454,529 -0.2% 3,011,944 2,851,424 5.6%
Total Aircraft Operations 25,255 22,516 12.2% 167,165 148,298 12.7%
General Aviation 17,265 14,942 15.5% 113,566 99,744 13.9%
Commercial 7,834 7,238 8.2% 52,445 45,972 14.1%
Commuter1 102 312 -67.3% 798 2,074 -61.5%
Military 54 24 125.0% 356 508 -29.9%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,408 1,492 -5.6% 10,978 10,173 7.9%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  July
2016*
July
2015
% Change* Year-to-Date
2016*
Year-to-Date
2015
% Change*
Total Passengers 34,376 31,021 10.8% 209,910 163,839 28.1%
Enplaned Passengers 16,640 15,143 9.9% 100,256 82,691 21.2%
Deplaned Passengers 17,736 15,878 11.7% 109,654 81,148 35.1%
Total Aircraft Operations 319 310 2.9% 2,354 1,630 44.4%
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: 1,264 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 144 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for June 2016)

3

Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.

*

The 2015 and 2016 passenger totals have been revised to reflect a correction to commercial passenger data from July 2015 through August 2016.

 

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - July 2016
  July
2016
July
2015
% Change Year-to-Date
2016
Year-to-Date
2015
% Change
Total Passengers 924,537 927,934 -0.4% 6,206,858 5,720,699 8.5%
Enplaned Passengers 460,461 460,719 -0.1% 3,101,206 2,856,589 8.6%
Deplaned Passengers 464,076 467,215 -0.7% 3,105,652 2,864,110 8.4%
Total Aircraft Operations 25,255 22,516 12.2% 167,165 148,298 12.7%
General Aviation 17,265 14,942 15.5% 113,566 99,744 13.9%
Commercial 7,834 7,238 8.2% 52,445 45,972 14.1%
Commuter1 102 312 -67.3% 798 2,074 -61.5%
Military 54 24 125.0% 356 508 -29.9%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,408 1,492 -5.6% 10,978 10,173 7.9%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  July
2016
July
2015
% Change Year-to-Date
2016
Year-to-Date
2015
% Change
Total Passengers 40,192 37,660 6.7% 264,922 170,478 55.4%
Enplaned Passengers 20,115 18,759 7.2% 131,141 86,307 51.9%
Deplaned Passengers 20,077 18,901 6.2% 133,781 84,171 58.9%
Total Aircraft Operations 319 310 2.9% 2,354 1,630 44.4%
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: 1,264 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 144 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for June 2016)

3

Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.

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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 more than 10 million passengers annually and reaches more than 20 nonstop destinations in the United States, Canada and Mexico. More information can be found at www.ocair.com. Like us on facebook.com/johnwayneairport, or follow us on Twitter @johnwayneair and Instagram @johnwayneair.