Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in April 2019 as compared with April 2018. In April 2019, the Airport served 899,276 passengers, an increase of 0.6% when compared with the April 2018 passenger traffic count of 893,668.
Commercial aircraft operations increased 0.7% and commuter aircraft operations increased 607.1% when compared with April 2018 levels.
Total aircraft operations increased in April 2019 as compared with the same month in 2018. In April 2019, there were 26,922 total aircraft operations (take-offs and landings), a 7.7% increase compared to 24,999 total aircraft operations in April 2018.
General aviation activity, which accounted for 70.0% of the total aircraft operations during April 2019, increased 8.9% when compared with April 2018.
The top three airlines in April 2019 based on passenger count were Southwest Airlines (318,595), United Airlines (138,398) and American Airlines (136,417).
This article was released by the County of Orange.
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