Each airport has a code, sometimes they make sense and sometimes they don’t seem to have any rhyme or reason. The Orange County John Wayne International Airport’s code is SNA. You might ask, “What does SNA have to do with John Wayne Airport?” Simple, the airport code stands for the mailing address of the airport in Santa Ana.
Back in May we reported that the John Wayne International Airport was going to open an USO Center in an effort to make traveling more pleasant for U.S. service men and women. Yesterday, on the Birthday of the Marine Corps and the eve of Veteran’s Day, the Bob Hope USO Center was unveiled at John Wayne Airport. Learn more about it and watch footage to see the Center here.
Orange County’s John Wayne Airport has recently released the results of the 2012 Economic Impact Study of Airport operations. The point of the study was to measure the direct, indirect and induced economic impact of the airport on Orange County as well as the three neighboring counties of Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino during the 2012 calendar year. The study, which was conducted by InterVISTAS Consulting LLC, had 4 key findings according to an airport press release: Economic Output (Spending Impacts): $6 billion. The dollar value of industrial output produced; reflects spending by firms, organizations and individuals. Employment: 43,000 jobs. Full time, part time and seasonal jobs. Earnings: $1.7 …..