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August 9, 2011

JOHN WAYNE AIRPORT POSTS JUNE 2009 STATISTICS (Revised)**

SANTA ANA, Calif. - Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in June 2009 as compared to June 2008. In June 2009, the Airport served 785,878 passengers, a decrease of 1.5% when compared to the June 2008 passenger traffic count of 797,943.

Commercial Carrier flight operations increased 2.8%, while Commuter Carrier (air taxi) operations increased 27.3% when compared to the same levels recorded in June 2008.

Total aircraft operations decreased in June 2009 as compared to the same month in 2008. In June 2009, there were 23,987 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a decrease of 11.6% when compared to 27,149 total aircraft operations in June 2008.

General aviation activity, which accounted for 65.0% of the total aircraft operations during June 2009, decreased 18.7% when compared to June 2008.

John Wayne Airport (SNA) is a self-supporting enterprise, owned and operated by the County of Orange, serves nearly nine million passengers annually and is governed by the five-member Orange County Board of Supervisors.

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John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics - June 2009 (Revised)**
  June
2009
June
2008
% Change YTD 2009 YTD 2008 % Change
Total passengers 785,878 797,943 -1.5% 4,136,350 4,573,363 -9.6%
Enplaned passengers 393,276 398,749 -1.4% 2,062,402 2,285,633 -9.8%
Deplaned passengers 392,602 399,194 -1.7% 2,073,948 2,287,730 -9.3%
Air Cargo Tons* 1,246 1,477 -15.6% 7,547 9,573 -21.2%
Tower Operations 23,987 27,149 -11.6% 137,865 158,469 -13.0%
General Aviation Operations 15,667 19,271 -18.7% 91,412 109,748 -16.7%
Air Carrier Operations 7,193 6,999 2.8% 40,566 43,384 -6.5%
Air Taxi Operations 1,114 875 27.3% 5,839 5,300 10.2%
Military Operations 13 4 225.0% 48 37 29.7%
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All-Cargo Carriers: 1,165 tons
Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo): 81 tons

(Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for May 2009)

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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