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February 27, 2014

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JANUARY 2014 STATISTICS

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in January 2014 as compared to January 2013. In January 2014, the Airport served 718,549 passengers, an increase of 2.9% when compared to the January 2013 passenger traffic count of 698,237.

Commercial aircraft operations decreased 7.4%, while Commuter aircraft operations increased 77.4% when compared to the levels recorded in January 2013.

Total aircraft operations decreased in January 2014 as compared to the same month in 2013. In January 2014, there were 19,303 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 4.5% when compared to 20,207 total aircraft operations in January 2013.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 64.8% of the total aircraft operations during January 2014, decreased 4.5% when compared to January 2013.

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - January 2014
  January
2014
January
2013
% Change Year-to-Date
2014
Year-to-Date
2013
% Change
Total Passengers 718,549 698,237 2.9% 718,549 698,237 2.9%
Enplaned Passengers 359,633 347,544 3.5% 359,633 347,544 3.5%
Deplaned Passengers 358,916 350,693 2.3% 358,916 350,693 2.3%
Total Aircraft Operations 19,303 20,207 -4.5% 19,303 20,207 -4.5%
General Aviation 12,516 13,100 -4.5% 12,516 13,100 -4.5%
Commercial 6,402 6,910 -7.4% 6,402 6,910 -7.4%
Commuter1 298 168 77.4% 298 168 77.4%
Military 87 29 200.0% 87 29 200.0%
Air Cargo Tons2 1,669 1,410 18.4% 1,669 1,410 18.4%

International Statistics3
(included in totals above)
  January
2014
January
2013
% Change Year-to-Date
2014
Year-to-Date
2013
% Change
Total Passengers 27,845 30,063 -7.4% 27,845 30,063 -7.4%
Enplaned Passengers 13,008 14,022 -7.2% 13,008 14,022 -7.2%
Deplaned Passengers 14,837 16,041 -7.5% 14,837 16,041 -7.5%
Total Aircraft Operations 285 328 -13.1% 285 328 -13.1%
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: 1,452 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 217 tons
(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for December 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 more than 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.