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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS AUGUST 2010 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in August 2010 as compared to August 2009. In August 2010, the Airport served 802,065 passengers, a decrease of 3.8% when compared to the August 2009 passenger traffic count of 833,962.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 4.1%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 70.6% when compared to the levels recorded in August 2009.

Total aircraft operations decreased in August 2010 as compared to the same month in 2009. In August 2010, there were 24,797 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 3.4% when compared to 25,681 total aircraft operations in August 2009.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 70% of the total aircraft operations during August 2010, increased 1.1% when compared to August 2009.

John Wayne Airport (SNA) is a self-supporting enterprise owned and operated by the County of Orange and serves approximately nine million passengers annually. The Airport is served by 10 commercial passenger airlines serving 20 nonstop destinations in the United States and Canada. More information can be found at www.ocair.com.

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - August 2010 (Revised)**
 
  August 2010 August 2009 % Change YTD 2010 YTD 2009 % Change
Total passengers 802,065 833,962 -3.8% 5,837,917 5,792,217 0.8%
Enplaned passengers 402,437 418,979 -3.9% 2,911,609 2,890,617 0.7%
Deplaned passengers 399,628 414,983 -3.7% 2,926,308 2,901,600 0.9%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,247 1,333 -6.5% 9,825 10,193 -3.6%
Total Aircraft Operations 24,797 25,681 -3.4% 181,208 190,239 -4.7%
General Aviation Operations 17,420 17,235 1.1% 124,011 126,762 -2.2%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 7,056 7,360 -4.1% 54,400 55,346 -1.7%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 317 1,079 -70.6% 2,750 8,070 -65.9%
Military Operations 4 7 -42.9% 47 61 -23.0%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,108 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 139 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for July 2010)

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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