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September 13, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JULY 2011 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in July 2011 as compared to July 2010. In July 2011, the Airport served 784,927 passengers, a decrease of 1.0% when compared to the July 2010 passenger traffic count of 792,532.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 1.2%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 29.8% when compared to the levels recorded in July 2010.

Total aircraft operations increased in July 2011 as compared to the same month in 2010. In July 2011, there were 23,457 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), an increase of 5.0% when compared to 22,342 total aircraft operations in July 2010.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 70.0% of the total aircraft operations during July 2011, increased 8.6% when compared to July 2010.

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 approximately nine million passengers annually, reaches 20 nonstop destinations in the United States and Canada and is served by 10 commercial passenger airlines. More information can be found at www.ocair.com.

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - July 2011
 
  July 2011 July 2010 % Change YTD 2011 YTD 2010 % Change
Total passengers 784,927 792,532 -1.0% 4,975,849 5,035,852 -1.2%
Enplaned passengers 389,605 391,499 -0.5% 2,479,924 2,509,172 -1.2%
Deplaned passengers 395,322 401,033 -1.4% 2,495,925 2,526,680 -1.2%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,372 1,236 11.0% 8,808 8,578 2.7%
Total Aircraft Operations 23,457 22,342 5.0% 154,685 156,411 -1.1%
General Aviation Operations 16,345 15,055 8.6% 106,061 106,591 -0.5%
Commercial Aircraft Operations 6,868 6,952 -1.2% 46,519 47,344 -1.7%
Commuter Aircraft Operations 228 325 -29.8% 2,005 2,433 -17.6%
Military Operations 16 10 60.0% 100 43 132.6%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,197 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 175 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for June 2011)