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November 25, 2013

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS OCTOBER 2013 STATISTICS *REVISED*

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in October 2013 as compared to October 2012.  In October 2013, the Airport served 791,710 passengers, an increase of 1.9% when compared to the October 2012 passenger traffic count of 776,658.

Commercial aircraft operations increased 0.7%, while Commuter aircraft operations decreased 31.1% when compared to the levels recorded in October 2012.

Total aircraft operations decreased in October 2013 as compared to the same month in 2012.  In October 2013, there were 19,796 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 7.7% when compared to 21,436 total aircraft operations in October 2012.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 63.9% of the total aircraft operations during October 2013, decreased 11.2% when compared to October 2012.

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - October 2013
*REVISED*
  October
2013
October
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 791,710 776,658 1.9% 7,704,416 7,371,518 4.5%
Enplaned Passengers 391,952 384,916 1.8% 3,840,816 3,678,123 4.4%
Deplaned Passengers 399,758 391,742 2.0% 3,863,600 3,693,395 4.6%
Total Aircraft Operations 19,796 21,436 -7.7% 210,201 216,767 -3.0%
General Aviation 12,654 14,257 -11.2% 138,875 146,853 -5.4%
Commercial 6,942 6,896 0.7% 68,951 67,256 2.5%
Commuter1 166 241 -31.1% 1,785 2,235 -20.1%
Military 34 42 -19.0% 590 423 39.5%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,347 1,454 -7.4% 14,569 14,357 1.5%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  October
2013
October
2012
% Change Year-to-Date
2013
Year-to-Date
2012
% Change
Total Passengers 25,761 31,448 -18.1% 318,122 168,374 88.9%
Enplaned Passengers 13,048 15,783 -17.3% 158,447 84,237 88.1%
Deplaned Passengers 12,713 15,665 -18.8% 159,675 84,137 89.8%
Total Aircraft Operations 307 324 -5.2% 3,191 1,659 92.3%
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: 1,220 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 127 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for September 2013)

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.

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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.