Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport decreased in September 2017 as compared with September 2016. In September 2017, the Airport served 853,545 passengers, a decrease of 1.6% when compared with the September 2016 passenger traffic count of 867,073.
Commercial aircraft operations increased 0.1% and commuter aircraft operations decreased 43.7% when compared with September 2016 levels.
Total aircraft operations increased in September 2017 as compared with the same month in 2016. In September 2017, there were 24,550 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a 1.7% increase compared to 24,128 total aircraft operations in September 2016.
General aviation activity, which accounted for 68.4% of the total aircraft operations during September 2017, increased 2.7% when compared with September 2016.
The top three airlines in September 2017 based on passenger count were Southwest Airlines (345,252), American Airlines (135,008) and United Airlines (119,982).
This article was released by John Wayne Airport.