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Boca Raton Airport Authority Applaud Lawmakers for Protecting Contract Tower Funding

By | January 15th, 2014|Press Release|

The Boca Raton Airport Authority expresses their appreciation to Senate and House appropriations committee leaders for affirming the value of FAA contract towers by providing full, dedicated and protected funding for the program as part of the fiscal year 2014 omnibus appropriations bill that will be considered by Congress this week. On behalf of the [...]

Boca Raton Airport New Executive Director Named

By | December 19th, 2013|Press Release|

On December 18, 2013 at the Boca Raton Airport Authority meeting, Clara Bennett was chosen as the new Executive Director of the Airport. Clara is the Manager of Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport and the Deputy Director of Transportation and Mobility for the City of Fort Lauderdale. Negotiations will begin to finalize her Employment Agreement and [...]

Congress Signals Strong Support for Keeping Contract Towers Open and Operational

By | June 27th, 2013|Press Release, Uncategorized|

Alexandria, VA – The U.S. Contract Tower Association (USCTA), an affiliate organization of the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE), today commended leaders and members of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees for approving dedicated funding to keep 251 contract towers across the country open and operational beyond September 30 and throughout the upcoming fiscal [...]

Boca Raton Airport Manager Passes

By | June 17th, 2013|Press Release|

Boca Raton, Florida, Kenneth A Day, Airport Manager of the Boca Raton Airport for the past thirteen years, passed away on June 16, 2013. Ken was admired by all who knew him, especially his staff. He managed the airport with a keen intellect and a sense of humor. During his tenure as Airport Manager, he [...]

Boca Raton Air Traffic Control Tower Closure Update

By | April 12th, 2013|Press Release|

April 5, 2013 - the FAA announced its decision to delay the closures of all 149 federal contract air traffic control towers until June 15, 2013 in order to allow the agency additional time to attempt to resolve multiple legal challenges to the closure decisions. The FAA has confirmed that it has not yet written [...]

Boca Raton Air Traffic Control Tower Closure

By | March 22nd, 2013|Press Release|

We have received notification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) that the Boca Raton Airport's Air Traffic Control Tower will close. The FAA stated that they will begin a four-week phased closure of 149 federal contract towers beginning on April 7th. The Boca Raton Air Traffic Control Tower is scheduled to close on May 5, [...]

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