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Celebrating 70 Years of Boca Raton Airport

By |2019-01-03T09:04:41+00:00December 29th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, Community Engagement, History, News, Press Release|

Revisiting an Amazing Year of 70th Anniversary Celebration Initiatives 2018 was a big year for the Boca Raton Airport. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facility opened. A number of community-focused events were held.  And through a series of special events, the Airport celebrated its 70th anniversary — a major milestone for the former [...]

Celebrating 70 Years in Pictures

By |2019-01-04T08:24:35+00:00December 26th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, Community Engagement, History, News, Press Release|

Relive the Past 70 Years of the Airport in Boca Raton Capping off this incredible year of 70th anniversary celebrations, the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) compiled a 63-page coffee table book that commemorates the growth of the Airport and the city of Boca Raton during the last seven decades. The book looks at Boca [...]

BCT’s Back to School Drive a Big Success

By |2018-08-09T10:25:10+00:00July 18th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, News, Press Release|

The Boca Raton Airport's efforts help children start the school year right Friday July 13th marked the end of a successful back to school drive at the Boca Raton Airport, raising a substantial amount of school supplies for children in need. The Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) partnered with Garry Madolid of Signature Flight Support [...]

Independence Day Was a Success at the Fabulous Fourth Celebration

By |2018-08-09T10:25:10+00:00July 9th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, News, Press Release|

This 4th of July was a joyous night for all who were at the City of Boca Raton’s Fabulous Fourth Celebration. Sponsored by the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) and WPBF-TV, the event was free and open to the public. The crowds swelled to almost 10,000 attendees at de Hoernle Park/Spanish River Sports Complex, where [...]

Boca Raton Airport to be Back 2 School Drive Drop Off Site

By |2018-08-09T10:25:10+00:00June 28th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, News, Press Release|

To support children in need, the Boca Raton Airport Authority (BRAA) is teaming up with airport FBOs, Atlantic Aviation and Signature Flight Support, to collect school supplies this upcoming school year for Boca Raton community partner, Spirit of Giving Network. From July 5th -13th, school supplies can be dropped off inside the lobbies of the: [...]

Boca Raton Airport Is The Presentation Partner For Boca’s Fabulous Fourth Celebration

By |2018-08-09T10:25:11+00:00June 20th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, News, Press Release|

See Fireworks Take Flight The Boca Raton Airport Authority is proud to be the presenting sponsor for the City of Boca Raton’s annual Fabulous Fourth Celebration on Wednesday, July 4. The festivities take place at de Hoernle Park/Spanish River Sports Complex, 1000 NW Spanish River Boulevard, starting at 6:30 p.m. A spectacular fireworks show will [...]

First Jet Clears Customs at Boca Raton Airport

By |2018-08-09T10:54:03+00:00June 4th, 2018|Celebrating in the News, News, Press Release|

Pilot Praises CBP Facility for Fast, Efficient and Friendly Service On May 31, 2018, the first jet cleared customs at the recently opened Boca Raton Airport Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facility. The aircraft was a chartered jet from Privaira Private Aviation, making its return from Grand Cayman. The pilot of the jet and head [...]

Customs and Border Protection Facility Opens with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception

By |2018-08-09T10:29:51+00:00June 4th, 2018|Celebrating in the News, Celebrating the Community, News, Press Release|

Customs and Border Protection Facility Opens with Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Reception At 10:30AM on May 31st, the much-anticipated U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) facility officially opened at the Boca Raton Airport.The occasion was celebrated the previous evening with a ribbon cutting ceremony and reception, which was attended by many of Boca Raton’s government, [...]

The BRAA Helps Continue the Mission with CAP

By |2018-08-09T10:26:32+00:00February 9th, 2018|Celebrating the Community, 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 [...]

BRAA Recognized as 2017 Distinguished Organization

By |2017-12-05T17:28:22+00:00October 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 [...]

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