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The BRAA Helps Continue the Mission with CAP

By | 2018-02-09T15:32:28+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Community Engagement, News, Press Release|

Boca Raton Airport Authority Makes Significant Donation to Civil Air Patrol Boca Raton Composite Squadron As a longtime community partner and supporter of aviation in South Florida, the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) has made a $6,594.75 donation to the Civil Air Patrol Boca Raton Composite Squadron. In return, the Boca Raton Composite Squadron gave the [...]

Wings of Freedom 2018 | Post Event Review

By | 2018-02-01T10:37:56+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Community Engagement, Events, News|

“Student Day” is Major Success as Wings of Freedom Tour Flies Through Boca Raton There have been few wars in American history that have defined this nation more than World War II. Yet as each year passes, fewer WWII veterans remain, and their contributions regretfully inch closer to being forgotten. But for the local children [...]

Friend to the Airport, Irwin Stovroff has passed away

By | 2018-01-23T16:54:23+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|History, News|

We are very sad to hear that Irwin Stovroff, World War II POW, Nonprofit Founder and friend to BCT, has passed away at the age of 95. As a World War II bombardier with the 44th Bomb Group, 506th Bomb Squadron, Second Lt. Strovroff was liberated after 13 months in the Nazi’s Stalag Luft I. His [...]

The Wings of Freedom Tour Returns to the Boca Raton Airport

By | 2018-01-17T17:16:46+00:00 January 10th, 2018|News|

The Wings of Freedom Tour of the: WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Consolidated B-24 Liberator North American P-51D Mustang Announce Unique Display at the Boca Raton Airport From January 22nd to 25th In honor of our WWII Veterans ~ The Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom Tour Brings Extremely Rare Bomber and Fighter Aircraft for [...]

Toys for Tots a Resounding Success!

By | 2017-12-22T13:50:30+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Community Engagement|

As the Toys for Tots 2017 toy drive comes to an end, many are praising this year’s efforts as a resounding success. “We received hundreds upon hundred of toys at our administration building drop off site,” said Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) Executive Director Clara Bennett. “There were not only many donations from Airport users, [...]

BRAA Staff “Run for a Reason” in the 2018 River Run 5k

By | 2017-12-11T10:40:09+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Community Engagement, In The News, News|

Staff from the Boca Raton airport participated in the annual River Run 5k Saturday, December 9th. Participating from left to right, Clara Bennett, Christine Landers, Robert Abbott, and Scott Kohut. The River Run 5K and Kids Run brings both runners and walkers together to raise support for local child welfare organizations. The course began on [...]

Toys for Tots 2017 Drop Off

By | 2017-11-17T14:04:16+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Community Engagement|

Drop Off Your Toys for Tots Donations at the BRAA Administration Building This holiday season, we’re proud to announce that the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) administration building will be a drop off site for Toys for Tots donations. Every child deserves a present during the holidays, so help us ensure that more children in [...]

Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County’s 2017 CEO Build

By | 2017-11-09T10:04:29+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Community Engagement, In The News|

Airport Executive and Authority Board Officers rolled up their sleeves to help in the community. Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County’s “CEO Build” fundraising event celebrates and harnesses the unstoppable power of corporate leaders to come together to help transform their community by helping and working alongside local, hard working, low-income families with [...]

Boca Raton: The Secret Weapon That Won World War II

By | 2017-11-02T09:22:56+00:00 November 2nd, 2017|History, In The News|

Last night, airport staff Ariadna Camilo and Clara Bennett attended the WLRN Public Radio and Television premier of "Boca Raton: The Secret Weapon That Won World War II," a fascinating documentary on Boca Raton airmen tasked with learning the ins and outs of an emerging technology called airborne radar.  To quote the Sun Sentinel: Back [...]