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    OC AirPASS

    At John Wayne Airport, we’re making it easier for you to connect with friends and family with post-security access pass.

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    News & Info

    Get the latest news about John Wayne Airport here.

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    AirPAWS Therapy Dogs

    Trained therapy dogs at the Thomas F. Riley Terminal help make travel more enjoyable.

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    Helping Hands

    Traveling can be difficult for guests with hidden disabilities. We're here to help.

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    Travel Tips

    Tips to help you prepare for a safe and enjoyable air travel experience.

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    Lost & Found

    If you lost an item at security screening or in a public area of the Airport, please contact Airport Police Services for help.

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    Volunteer Program

    Join our team of trained customer service professionals to enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

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    Music & Art

    Art exhibits and live performances enhance the guest experience at the Airport.

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    JWA Website Receives Excellence Award

    The new John Wayne Airport website received the Excellence in Airport Marketing, Communications, and Customer Experience award from the Airports Council International – North America (ACI-NA).

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Welcome to John Wayne

John Wayne Airport is ready to reconnect guests with family, friends, and business associates, and welcome everyone back to a cleaner, safer, and more secure environment.

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John Wayne Airport News

  • 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. Read more

  • Trio of New Tastes Now Open at John Wayne Airport

    Jamba® Juice, Qdoba® Mexican Eats, and OC Pizza are now part of the dining and beverage offerings at John Wayne Airport. Each option brings distinct flavors and choices to the Terminal. New menu offerings for travelers will include tasty blended fruit smoothies, flavorful Mexican-inspired cuisine, and oven-fresh pizzas. Read more

  • John Wayne Airport Unveils New Contemporary Paintings Exhibition: 4X4X15 in Vi Smith Concourse Gallery

    This past year, John Wayne Airport (JWA) invited artists throughout Southern California to submit original, contemporary paintings for an abstract, non-representational exhibition. The exhibition is located in the Vi Smith Concourse Gallery and is on display from May 2022 through March 2023. Read more