COVID-19 Exposure Forces John Wayne Airport To Operate At Reduced CapacityJohn Wayne will close its control tower early for the next several days and reduce the airport’s maximum hourly arrival rate through Sunday.
Spirit Airlines To Begin Flying At John Wayne Airport This NovemberThe discount airline says it will start with daily flights out of John Wayne Airport to Las Vegas and Oakland, starting Nov. 17. The airline already flies out of LAX and Burbank.
Officials: John Wayne Airport Employee Struck In Arm After OC Sheriff's Sergeant Accidentally Fires WeaponAn accidentally discharged bullet by an Orange County sheriff's sergeant injured a John Wayne Airport employee on Wednesday morning, officials said.
Suspect In Stolen Caltrans Truck Flees From Police, Crashes Into John Wayne Airport Parking StructureIrvine police say the truck was stolen and driven to the arrivals area of John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana.
Protesters Gather In OC In Push To Rename John Wayne AirportThe Democratic Party of Orange County has sent a letter to the county's board of supervisors calling for a vote to remove John Wayne's name from the airport.
'It Was A Different Time': John Wayne's Son Responds To Calls To Rename OC Airport Over Playboy InterviewUltimately, the decision could be in the hands of O.C. voters who might see the question of renaming the airport on a ballot initiative this fall.
OC Democrats Call For Renaming Of John Wayne Airport, Cite Star's 'White Supremacist' ViewsOC Democratic Party calls for a return to the airport's original name, Orange County Airport.
Travel Through John Wayne Airport Plummets 97.2% In April Compared To Last YearJohn Wayne Airport officials says the Orange County travel hub served 25,313 passengers in April, a decrease of 97.2% from April 2019, which saw a passenger traffic count of 899,186.
FAA Tower At John Wayne Airport Closed Due To Possible Coronavirus CaseThe airport is open and operating. One of the airport's two runways was closed.
Operations At John Wayne Airport Getting Back To Normal Following Power OutageJohn Wayne Airport is getting back to normal following Friday's power outage that grounded all flights.
Flights Stranded At John Wayne Airport Due To Power OutageA power outage at John Wayne Airport in Orange County temporarily grounded all flights Friday evening.
Alaska Airlines Flight Bound For John Wayne Diverts To LAX Due To Strong Plastic Smell In GalleyThe crew detected the smell about 30 minutes before landing.
'We Are Not Healthy': Neighbors Push Back Against Planned John Wayne Airport ExpansionA project to upgrade a part of John Wayne Airport that has its corporate and private jets has tempers taking off. People against the project gave the board of supervisors an earful today. Michele Gile reports.
Worker Killed By Exploding Tire At John Wayne AirportThe bizarre accident happened in a workshop near Gate 3 at the airport at about 11:30 a.m. as two workers were repairing the giant tire on a jet bridge, the walkway that connects the terminal to the plane. One worker was fatally injured, but the second refused medical attention.
Seattle-Bound Delta Flight Lands In Reno After 5 Hurt In Severe TurbulenceThe National Weather Service had warned earlier Wednesday that a strong winter storm moving into the region could create dangerous flying conditions.