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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS AUGUST 2008 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in August 2008 as compared to August 2007. In August 2008, the Airport served 833,655 passengers, a decrease of 11.9% when compared to the August 2007 passenger traffic count of 946,426.

Commercial Carrier flight operations decreased 9.7%, while Commuter Carrier (air taxi) operations decreased 29.9% when compared to the same levels recorded in August 2007.

Total aircraft operations decreased in August 2008 as compared to the same month in 2007. In August 2008, there were 25,693 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 12.4% when compared to 29,326 total aircraft operations in August 2007.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 69% of the total aircraft operations during August 2008, decreased 12.3% when compared to August 2007.

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John Wayne Airport (SNA) is a self-supporting enterprise, owned and operated by the County of Orange, and served nearly ten million passengers in 2007.

 

 
John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - August 2008 (Revised)**
  August
2008
August
2007
% Change YTD 2008 YTD 2007 % Change
Total passengers 833,655 946,426 -11.9% 6,230,940 6,846,617 -9.0%
Enplaned passengers 419,764 478,329 -12.2% 3,117,306 3,429,085 -9.1%
Deplaned passengers 413,891 468,097 -11.6% 3,113,634 3,417,532 -8.9%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,288 1,600 -19.5% 12,230 14,379 -14.9%
Tower Operations 25,693 29,326 -12.4% 211,488 227,972 -7.2%
General Aviation Operations 17,680 20,164 -12.3% 146,685 157,291 -6.7%
Air Carrier Operations 7,105 7,864 -9.7% 57,660 61,267 -5.9%
Air Taxi Operations 902 1,287 -29.9% 7,096 9,314 -23.8%
Military Operations 6 11 -45.5% 47 100 -53.0%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,179 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 109 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for July 2008)

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JWA Monthly Statistics were revised for the period July 2008 - May 2011 to correct a reporting omission for GA and Military Operations