John Wayne Airport

John Wayne Airport posts May 2022 statistics

Airline passenger traffic at John Wayne Airport increased in May 2022 as compared to May 2021. In May 2022, the Airport served 1,003,510 passengers, an increase of 71.3% when compared with the May 2021 passenger traffic count of 585,735.

  • Compared to 82,342 passengers in May 2020, there was an increase of 1,118.7%.
  • Compared to 942,680 passengers in May 2019, there was an increase of 6.5%.

Commercial aircraft operations in May 2022 of 8,284 increased 47.2% and commuter aircraft operations of 514 increased 5.8% when comparing with May 2021 levels.

  • Compared to 2020 levels of commercial aircraft operations, there was an increase of 375.5% and commuter aircraft operations increased 283.6%.
  • Compared to 2019 levels of commercial aircraft operations there was an increase of 4.5% and commuter aircraft operations increased 2.8%.

Total aircraft operations decreased in May 2022 as compared with the same month in 2021. In May 2022, there were 25,126 total aircraft operations (takeoffs and landings) an 8.9% decrease compared to 27,591 total aircraft operations in May 2021.

  • Compared to May 2020 of 17,352, total aircraft operations increased 44.8%.
  • Compared to May 2019 of 26,509, total aircraft operations decreased 5.2%.

General aviation activity of 16,307 accounted for 64.9% of the total aircraft operations during May 2022, and decreased 23.9% compared with May 2021.

  • Compared to May 2020 general aviation activity of 15,392, which accounted for 88.7% of total aircraft operations, operations increased 5.9%.
  • Compared to May 2019, general aviation activity of 18,000, which accounted for 67.9% of total aircraft operations, operations decreased 9.4%.

The top three airlines in May 2022 based on passenger count were Southwest Airlines (357,190), United Airlines (166,766) and American Airlines (155,900).

 

John Wayne Airport
Monthly Airport Statistics – May 2022

  May
2022
May
2021
% Change Year-To-Date 2022 Year-To-Date 2021 % Change
Total passengers 1,003,510 585,735 71.3% 4,226,905 1,889,415 123.7%
Enplaned passengers 497,682 289,080 72.2% 2,106,035 937,393 124.7%
Deplaned passengers 505,828 296,655 70.5% 2,120,870 952,022 122.8%
Total Aircraft Operations 25,126 27,591 -8.9% 124,026 119,550 3.7%
General Aviation 16,307 21,428 -23.9% 83,446 93,360 -10.6%
Commercial 8,284 5,626 47.2% 37,941 24,204 56.8%
Commuter 1 514 486 5.8% 2,398 1,788 34.1%
Military 21 51 -58.8% 241 198 21.7%
Air Cargo Tons 2 1,457 1,475 -1.2% 7,651 7,644 0.1%
International Statistics 3 (included in totals above)
  May 2022 May 2021 % Change Year-To-Date 2022 Year-To-Date 2021 % Change
Total Passengers 27,411 10,653 157.3% 96,927 23,877 305.9%
Enplaned passengers 14,085 5,265 167.5% 48,262 11,920 304.9%
Deplaned passengers 13,326 5,388 147.3% 48,665 11,957 307.0%
Total Aircraft Operations 247 124 99.2% 1,088 323 236.8%
  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:
    1,288 tons
    Passenger Carriers (incidental belly cargo):
    169 tons
    Current cargo tonnage figures in this report are for:
    April 2022
  3. Includes all Canada and Mexico Commercial passengers and operations.
This article was released by John Wayne Airport.