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Friend to the Airport, Irwin Stovroff has passed away

By |2018-08-09T10:26:32+00:00January 23rd, 2018|Celebrating the Community, 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 [...]

Boca Raton: The Secret Weapon That Won World War II

By |2017-11-02T09:22:56+00:00November 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 [...]

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