Data compares John Wayne Airport to San Diego's Lindbergh Field.
|John Wayne Airport (SNA)
||Lindbergh Field (SAN) (1)|
|Land area (acres)|| 501
|Number of runways||2 runways (1 for commercial)
5,700-foot main runway, extendable to 6,800 feet on-site to the north. (See blue extension on FAA layout below) Also extendable to the south if permitted.
| 1 runway
||Yes, partial (3)
|Limit on passengers
||10.3 million annual passengers, increasing to
10.8, limited by negotiated agreement between OC and Newport Beach
||Limited to physical capacity of 18.7-26.3 MAP
unless land and a second runway is added.
|Passengers, 2006||9.6 million||17.5 million|
|Cargo, 2006||26 thousand tons||166 thousand tons|
|Total operations, 2006|| 347,194 including General Aviation
|| 220,839 including General Aviation
|Passengers per operation by air
carriers and air taxis 2006
|General aviation operations, 2006
|Physical expansion plans||Has 14 boarding bridges and 5 ground level loading gates. A
square foot third terminal in the works will bring the total bridges to
||Has 41 air carrier bridges plus 4 commuter gates. Proposed to add 10 gates.|
|County population, 2000||2,859,200||2,911,500|
|Layout (not to scale)|
(1) Data from http://www.san.org
(2) Departures are limited to between 7 AM and 10 PM,
and 8 AM to 10 PM on Sundays. Arrivals are allowed until 11 PM,
(3) Stage 3 aircraft departures between 6:30 AM. and 11:30 PM.
or emergency flights are permitted as needed, and arrivals are allowed
24 hours a day.