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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 [...]

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 [...]

BRAA Recognized as 2017 Distinguished Organization

By | 2017-12-05T17:28:22+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Awards, In The News, News, Press Release|

On Wednesday, October 4th, the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) was honored with the 2017 award for “Distinguished Organization” during the third annual Research Park Annual Awards ceremony. Organized by the Florida Atlantic Research and Development Association (FARDA), the Research Park Annual Awards are intended to “recognize distinguished contributions to the Research Park’s mission to create [...]

Sun Sentinel Features Boca Raton Airport

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:47+00:00 August 11th, 2017|In The News|

Article highlights Boca Raton Airport’s U.S. Customs and Border Protection Facility and other local developments. As we work hard on the completion of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Facility, we’re excited about what the future has in store. According to a recent Sun Sentinel article from Marci Shatzman, Palm Beach County Commissioner Steven Abrams [...]

Palm Beach Post Announces International Flights Coming Soon to Boca Raton Airport

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 August 2nd, 2017|In The News|

Lulu Ramadan of the Palm Beach Post recently posted about the status of the future international flight capabilities that are coming to the Boca Raton Airport. The article states that with the new U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility office due to be ready this fall, “International travelers flying into state-owned Boca Raton Airport will [...]

Boca Life Magazine Highlights Accessibility of Soon-to-Open Customs Facility

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 July 31st, 2017|In The News|

A recent article by Madelaine Boyer for Boca Life Magazine highlighted the U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility scheduled to open onsite at the Boca Raton Airport later this fall. According to the article, “The building, which is currently under construction, will be easily accessible so that airplanes will be able to taxi to the [...]

South Florida Business Journal Showcases Boca Raton Airport Customs Facility

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 July 26th, 2017|In The News|

Our U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility was recently spotlighted in an article by Keith Larsen for the South Florida Business Journal. The article noted that the 4,400-square-foot facility is currently under construction and that it “will make flying internationally much easier for passengers that come through the Boca Raton Airport.” To read the full [...]

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