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SNA Airport Information:

IATA / ICAO Codes: SNA / KSNA
Airport Name: John Wayne Airport
Location: Santa Ana, California, United States
GPS Coordinates: 33°40'32"N by 117°52'5"W
Area Served: Orange County, California
Operator/Owner: Orange County
Airport Type: Public
Elevation: 56 feet (17 meters)
# of Runways: 2
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Facts about John Wayne Airport (SNA):

  • All three terminals, A, B and C, are within the same Thomas F.
  • John Wayne Airport (SNA) has 2 runways.
  • Because of John Wayne Airport's relatively low elevation of 56 feet, planes can take off or land at John Wayne Airport at a lower air speed than at airports located at a higher elevation. This is because the air density is higher closer to sea level than it would otherwise be at higher elevations.
  • The National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015 categorized it as a primary commercial service airport since it has over 10,000 passenger boardings per year.Federal Aviation Administration records say the airport had 4,247,802 enplanements in calendar year 2011, a decrease from 4,278,623 in 2010.
  • The earliest dated depiction of Martin Airport which has been located was on a 1929 AAA street map.
  • The furthest airport from John Wayne Airport (SNA) is Pierrefonds Airport (ZSE), which is located 11,490 miles (18,491 kilometers) away in Saint-Pierre, Réunion.
  • After the Orange County Airport was renamed John Wayne Airport in 1979, the John Wayne Associates commissioned sculptor Robert Summers to create a bronze statue of "the Duke." The 9-foot statue, created at Hoka Hey Foundry in Dublin, Texas, was dedicated to the County on November 4, 1982.
  • The closest airport to John Wayne Airport (SNA) is MCAS El Toro (NZJ), which is located only 8 miles (13 kilometers) E of SNA.
  • As of 2009, the largest airlines at John Wayne Airport were Southwest Airlines, United Airlines, American Airlines, Air Tran, and Alaska Airlines.
  • Alaska Airlines provided international service to Vancouver in 2002 however shortly after launch a stop in Seattle was required as John Wayne Airport was not authorized for pre-clearance or international flights by U.S.
  • In 1967, the 22,000-square-foot Eddie Martin Terminal was constructed to accommodate 400,000 annual passengers.

Map of Nearest Airports from John Wayne Airport:

List of Nearest Airports from John Wayne Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
17.89 miles (12.70 km) EMCAS El Toro (NZJ)Santa Ana, California, United StatesView MCAS El Toro on a map View satellite image of MCAS El Toro Set NZJ as destination Airport Get more information about MCAS El Toro
215.01 miles (24.15 km) NNWFullerton Municipal Airport (FUL)Fullerton, California, United StatesView Fullerton Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Fullerton Municipal Airport Set FUL as destination Airport Get more information about Fullerton Municipal Airport
319.01 miles (30.60 km) WNWLong Beach Airport (JLB)Long Beach, California, United StatesView Long Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Beach Airport Set JLB as destination Airport Get more information about Long Beach Airport
419.01 miles (30.60 km) WNWLong Beach Airport (LGB)Long Beach, California, United StatesView Long Beach Airport on a map View satellite image of Long Beach Airport Set LGB as destination Airport Get more information about Long Beach Airport
524.58 miles (39.55 km) NNEChino Airport (CNO)Chino, California, United StatesView Chino Airport on a map View satellite image of Chino Airport Set CNO as destination Airport Get more information about Chino Airport
626.15 miles (42.09 km) NWCompton/Woodley Airport (CPM)Compton, California, United StatesView Compton/Woodley Airport on a map View satellite image of Compton/Woodley Airport Set CPM as destination Airport Get more information about Compton/Woodley Airport
728.49 miles (45.84 km) WNWZamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip (TOA)Torrance, California, United StatesView Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip on a map View satellite image of Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip Set TOA as destination Airport Get more information about Zamperini FieldLomita Landing Strip
829.17 miles (46.95 km) NBrackett Field (POC)La Verne, California, United StatesView Brackett Field on a map View satellite image of Brackett Field Set POC as destination Airport Get more information about Brackett Field
929.93 miles (48.17 km) NNWSan Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport (EMT)El Monte, California, United StatesView San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport on a map View satellite image of San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport Set EMT as destination Airport Get more information about San Gabriel Valley (El Monte) Airport
1030.44 miles (48.98 km) NNELA/Ontario International Airport (ONT)Ontario (near Los Angeles), California, United StatesView LA/Ontario International Airport on a map View satellite image of LA/Ontario International Airport Set ONT as destination Airport Get more information about LA/Ontario International Airport
1130.91 miles (49.74 km) NERiverside Municipal Airport (RAL)Riverside, California, United StatesView Riverside Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Riverside Municipal Airport Set RAL as destination Airport Get more information about Riverside Municipal Airport
1231.79 miles (51.16 km) WNWHawthorne Municipal Airport (HHR)Hawthorne, California, United StatesView Hawthorne Municipal Airport on a map View satellite image of Hawthorne Municipal Airport Set HHR as destination Airport Get more information about Hawthorne Municipal Airport
1331.87 miles (51.29 km) NNECable Airport (CCB)Upland, California, United StatesView Cable Airport on a map View satellite image of Cable Airport Set CCB as destination Airport Get more information about Cable Airport
1434.07 miles (54.83 km) NEFlabob Airport (RIR)Riverside/Rubidoux, California, United StatesView Flabob Airport on a map View satellite image of Flabob Airport Set RIR as destination Airport Get more information about Flabob Airport
1536.06 miles (58.03 km) WNWLos Angeles International Airport (LAX)Los Angeles, California, United StatesView Los Angeles International Airport on a map View satellite image of Los Angeles International Airport Set LAX as destination Airport Get more information about Los Angeles International Airport

Map of Furthest Airports from John Wayne Airport:

List of Furthest Airports from John Wayne Airport:

RankDistance & DirectionAirport Name & IATA CodeAirport LocationFurther Actions
111,490.08 miles (18,491.45 km) SSEPierrefonds Airport (ZSE)Saint-Pierre, RéunionView Pierrefonds Airport on a map View satellite image of Pierrefonds Airport Set ZSE as destination Airport Get more information about Pierrefonds Airport
211,481.87 miles (18,478.24 km) SSESir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)Plaisance, MauritiusView Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport Set MRU as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
311,472.19 miles (18,462.66 km) SSir Gaëtan Duval Airport (RRG)Rodrigues Island, MauritiusView Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport on a map View satellite image of Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport Set RRG as destination Airport Get more information about Sir Gaëtan Duval Airport
411,465.13 miles (18,451.30 km) SSERoland Garros Airport (RUN)St Denis, Réunion, FranceView Roland Garros Airport on a map View satellite image of Roland Garros Airport Set RUN as destination Airport Get more information about Roland Garros Airport
511,347.26 miles (18,261.59 km) ESETôlanaro Airport (FTU)Tôlanaro, MadagascarView Tôlanaro Airport on a map View satellite image of Tôlanaro Airport Set FTU as destination Airport Get more information about Tôlanaro Airport
611,232.52 miles (18,076.95 km) SEMananjary Airport (MNJ)Mananjary, MadagascarView Mananjary Airport on a map View satellite image of Mananjary Airport Set MNJ as destination Airport Get more information about Mananjary Airport
711,220.40 miles (18,057.43 km) ESEAmpanihy Airport (AMP)Ampanihy, MadagascarView Ampanihy Airport on a map View satellite image of Ampanihy Airport Set AMP as destination Airport Get more information about Ampanihy Airport
811,190.18 miles (18,008.81 km) SEFianarantsoa Airport (WFI)Fianarantsoa, MadagascarView Fianarantsoa Airport on a map View satellite image of Fianarantsoa Airport Set WFI as destination Airport Get more information about Fianarantsoa Airport
911,103.90 miles (17,869.95 km) SEToamasino Airport (TMM)Toamasina, MadagascarView Toamasino Airport on a map View satellite image of Toamasino Airport Set TMM as destination Airport Get more information about Toamasino Airport
1011,068.39 miles (17,812.80 km) SEIvato International Airport (TNR)Antananarivo, MadagascarView Ivato International Airport on a map View satellite image of Ivato International Airport Set TNR as destination Airport Get more information about Ivato International Airport
1111,059.75 miles (17,798.90 km) SESainte Marie Airport (SMS)Île Sainte-Marie, MadagascarView Sainte Marie Airport on a map View satellite image of Sainte Marie Airport Set SMS as destination Airport Get more information about Sainte Marie Airport
1211,059.07 miles (17,797.80 km) ESEManja Airport (MJA)Manja, Menabe, MadagascarView Manja Airport on a map View satellite image of Manja Airport Set MJA as destination Airport Get more information about Manja Airport
1311,038.92 miles (17,765.38 km) ESEAndavadoaka Airport (DVD)Andavadoaka, Toliara province, Atsimo-Andrefana region, MadagascarView Andavadoaka Airport on a map View satellite image of Andavadoaka Airport Set DVD as destination Airport Get more information about Andavadoaka Airport
1411,028.47 miles (17,748.55 km) ESEMorombe Airport (MXM)Morombe, MadagascarView Morombe Airport on a map View satellite image of Morombe Airport Set MXM as destination Airport Get more information about Morombe Airport
1511,022.05 miles (17,738.23 km) SEMiandrivazo Airport (ZVA)Miandrivazo, MadagascarView Miandrivazo Airport on a map View satellite image of Miandrivazo Airport Set ZVA as destination Airport Get more information about Miandrivazo Airport