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Scholarships Awarded to Two Area Students

By | 2017-07-27T16:34:02+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Community Engagement, News|

The Boca Raton Airport Authority Scholarship and Ken A. Day Scholarship have 2 new recipients in 2017 Matthew Casella of Spanish River Community and John Serra of Lake Worth High School have both been named the recipients of the Boca Raton Airport Authority Scholarship and Ken A. Day Scholarship. These scholarships, administered by the George [...]

Boca Raton Airport Authority Board Appointments and Elections

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 May 18th, 2017|News|

The Board would like to welcome new members Randy Nobles and James Nau as well as returning board member Jack Fox to the Authority board. The Authority would also like to thank Tom Thayer for his service on the Board in 2017. Officer election proceeded in May, resulting in the following Officers: Mitch Fogel · [...]

BRAA Staff Participate in the Women Build

By | 2017-05-15T12:42:10+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Community Engagement, News|

Today, the females on staff at the Boca Raton Airport Authority participated in the 2017 Habitat for Humanity of South Palm Beach County "Women Build." Executive Director Clara Bennett was joined by managers Ariadna Camilo and  Christine Landers, and Linda Hernandez and Jessica Velez with Atlantic Aviation, in helping to raise funds for Habitat for Humanity [...]

BRAA Staff Run for the Angels

By | 2017-05-09T20:30:29+00:00 May 9th, 2017|News, Press Release|

Members of the Boca Raton Airport Authority staff (and 2 spouses) participated in the Angel Flight Southeast "Run for the Angels 5K" this past Saturday. Even though our team is built to fly, they all finished!! Special shoutout to Cara Abbott for placing 2nd in her age group! Angel Flight Southeast is a volunteer pilot [...]

UPDATED: Customs and Border Protection Facility

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Important Notifications, News|

A Customs Feasibility Study was conducted prior to the start of the project and finalized in February, 2014. Customs will be a service for aircraft arriving internationally that are based at or destined for BCT. Currently, international arrivals wishing to land at BCT make an interim stop to clear Customs at other airports on their [...]

UPDATED: EMAS Timelines

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Important Notifications, News|

In accordance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) guidelines, the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) completed an Operational Needs Assessment and Runway Safety Area (RSA) Study in 2012. The objective of the study was to assess alternatives to enhance the RSAs at both ends of the runway. RSAs are clear areas established to enhance safety in [...]

Earth Day Series Part 3: Wildlife Management Makes Sure All Airport Inhabitants Are Protected

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News, Press Release|

In Part 3 of our Earth Day Series, let’s look at the way that the Airport employs Wildlife Management to protect the species that call the Airport and the lands around it home. 3 Ways That Wildlife Management Impacts The Airport Home to two protected species — gopher tortoises and burrowing owls — the Airport strives [...]

Earth Day Series Part 2: Noise Abatement Initiatives Help The Airport Be A Better Neighbor

By | 2017-04-21T19:48:44+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News, Press Release|

In the second part of our Earth Day Series, we’ll illustrate the ways that the Airport’s Noise Abatement Initiatives help decrease the level of noise pollution in and around the facility. 3 Ways The Airport Decreases Noise By working with the flying community and implementing pilot outreach programs, the Airport is able to set certain [...]

Earth Day Series Part 1: LEED Construction Is The Environmentally-Friendly Way To Build

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News, Press Release|

In recognition of Earth Day 2017, we will be doing a three-part series on how the Boca Raton Airport strives to be energy efficient and environmentally friendly. In Part 1, we’ll look at the three ways that LEED Construction has helped us decrease our environmental impact. 3 Benefits of LEED Construction LEED standards require buildings [...]

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