John Wayne Airport Posts July 2019 Statistics

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in July 2019 as compared with July 2018. In July 2019, the Airport served 946,111 passengers, a decrease of 4.5% when compared with the July 2018 passenger traffic count of 991,003. 

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 5.0% and commuter aircraft operations increased 152.7% when compared with July 2018 levels.

Total aircraft operations decreased in July 2019 as compared with the same month in 2018. In July 2019, there were 27,520 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a 3.3% decrease compared to 28,466 total aircraft operations in July 2018.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 69.7% of the total aircraft operations during July 2019, decreased 4.3% when compared with July 2018.

The top three airlines in July 2019 based on passenger count were Southwest Airlines (287,054), American Airlines (161,088) and United Airlines (156,878).

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - July 2019

  July 2019 July 2018 % Change Year-To-Date 2019 Year-To-Date 2018 % Change
Total passengers 946,111 991,003 -4.5% 6,239,590 6,230,519 0.1%
     Enplaned passengers 471,054 491,598 -4.2% 3,117,136 3,112,305 0.2%
     Deplaned passengers 475,057 499,405 -4.9% 3,122,454 3,118,214 0.1%
Total Aircraft Operations 27,520 28,466 -3.3% 176,759 180,488 -2.1%
     General Aviation 19,194 20,052 -4.3% 120,461 126,502 -4.8%
     Commercial 7,719 8,129 -5.0% 52,749 52,972 -0.4%
     Commuter 1 523 207 152.7% 3,036 531 471.8%
     Military 84 78 7.7% 513 483 6.2%
Air Cargo Tons 2 1,399 1,689 -17.2% 10,695 11,439 -6.5%
             
             
International Statistics 3 (included in totals above)
  July 2019 July 2018 % Change Year-To-Date 2019 Year-To-Date 2018 % Change
Total Passengers 16,004 21,685 -26.2% 114,270 121,152 -5.7%
     Enplaned passengers 8,155 10,821 -24.6% 57,870 61,114 -5.3%
     Deplaned passengers 7,849 10,864 -27.8% 56,400 60,038 -6.1%
Total Aircraft Operations 136 187 -27.3% 1,111 1,208 -8.0%    
  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:
    1,235 tons
    Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo):
    164 tons
    Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for:
    June2019
  3. Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.