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February 22, 2013

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JANUARY 2013 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in January 2013 as compared to January 2012.  In January 2013, the Airport served 698,237 passengers, an increase of 9.7% when compared to the 636,573 passenger traffic count of January 2012.

Commercial aircraft operations increased 6.8%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 25.3% when compared to the levels recorded in January 2012.

Total aircraft operations decreased in January 2013 as compared to the same month in 2012.  In January 2013, there were 20,207 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 0.9% when compared to 20,393 total aircraft operations in January 2012.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 65% of the total aircraft operations during January 2013, decreased 4.1% when compared to January 2012.


John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - January 2013
 
  January
2013
January
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 698,237 636,573 9.7% 698,237 636,573 9.7%
Enplaned Passengers 347,544 317,203 9.6% 347,544 317,203 9.6%
Deplaned Passengers 350,693 319,370 9.8% 350,693 319,370 9.8%
Total Aircraft Operations 20,207 20,393 -0.9% 20,207 20,393 -0.9%
General Aviation 13,100 13,666 -4.1% 13,100 13,666 -4.1%
Commercial 6,910 6,470 6.8% 6,910 6,470 6.8%
Commuter1 168 225 -25.3% 168 225 -25.3%
Military 29 32 -9.4% 29 32 -9.4%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,410 1,442 -2.2% 1,410 1,442 -2.2%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  January
2013
January
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 30,063 5,586 438.2% 30,063 5,586 438.2%
Enplaned Passengers 14,022 2,820 397.2% 14,022 2,820 397.2%
Deplaned Passengers 16,041 2,766 479.9% 16,041 2,766 479.9%
Total Aircraft Operations 328 61 437.7% 328 61 437.7%

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:  1,218 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo):  192 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for December 2012)

3

Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.
Note: Mexico service was initiated by AirTran on June 3, 2012 and by Interjet on October 11, 2012.

 

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 and reaches more than 20 nonstop destinations in the United States, Mexico and Canada.  More information can be found at www.ocair.com or at facebook.com/johnwayneairport or on twitter.com @johnwayneair.

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