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    OC AirPASS

    At John Wayne Airport, we’re making it easier for you to connect with friends and family with post-security access pass.

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    News & Info

    Get the latest news about John Wayne Airport here.

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    AirPAWS Therapy Dogs

    Trained therapy dogs at the Thomas F. Riley Terminal help make travel more enjoyable.

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    Helping Hands

    Traveling can be difficult for guests with hidden disabilities. We're here to help.

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    Travel Tips

    Tips to help you prepare for a safe and enjoyable air travel experience.

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    Lost & Found

    If you lost an item at security screening or in a public area of the Airport, please contact Airport Police Services for help.

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    Volunteer Program

    Join our team of trained customer service professionals to enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

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    Music & Art

    Art exhibits and live performances enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

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    JWA Website Receives Excellence Award

    The new John Wayne Airport website received the Excellence in Airport Marketing, Communications, and Customer Experience award from the Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA).

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John Wayne Airport News

  • John Wayne Airport Posts March 2022 Statistics

    Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in March 2022 as compared to March 2021. In March 2022, the Airport served 916,767 passengers, an increase of 137.9% when compared with the March 2021 passenger traffic count of 385,396. Compared to 337,981 passengers in March 2020, there was an increase of 171.2%. Compared to 923,403 passengers in March 2019, there was a decrease of 0.7%. Read more

  • Community Focus Space Showcases Portraits of Integrity Paintings

    The newest Community Focus Space exhibit at John Wayne Airport features paintings by artist Dennis Carrie whose paintings, landscapes, still lifes, and portraits, focus on representing his subjects with respect and integrity. His current works aim to capture the character and honesty of some of the most impactful individuals throughout history. Select works from his Portraits of Integrity collection and other pieces will be on display in the Thomas F. Riley Terminal beginning April 19, 2022, through May 19, 2022. Read more

  • John Wayne Airport Posts February 2022 Statistics

    Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in February 2022 as compared to February 2021. In February 2022, the Airport served 717,400 passengers, an increase of 215.5% when compared with the February 2021 passenger traffic count of 227,402. There was a decrease of 6.2% when compared to 764,506 passengers in February 2020 and a decrease of 9.1% when compared to February 2019 of 789,523 passengers. Read more