You might be surprised at how many cities are affected by arrivals and departures at John Wayne Airport
arrival and departure traffic paths of John Wayne Airport affect
several cities and communities in Orange County. The paths are not
narrow, arriving over storage warehouses or departing over a stream of
Rather, the arrival path comes in over Anaheim Hills,
Irvine, Orange, Santa Ana, Tustin, and Villa Park as well as the
Foothill Communites and other unincorporated areas.
Departing planes take off and fly over Costa Mesa and Newport Beach. The
effect on communities continues as the planes fly out to sea and turn,
coming back over land and flying over Aliso Viejo, Corona del Mar,
Newport Coast, Laguna Beach, Laguna Woods, and other South County
As a result, the following cities have signed a "Coalition Corridor Cities Agreement"because of their
collective support for the present JWA Settlement Agreement. The
Coalition believes that continued involvement in decisions related to JWA is essential to maintain a high quality of life.
Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Irvine, Laguna Beach, Laguna Woods, Newport Beach,
Orange, and Santa Ana, Tustin, and Villa Park