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Independence Day Was a Success at the Fabulous Fourth Celebration

By | 2018-07-09T15:50:54+00:00 July 9th, 2018|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 | 2018-06-28T15:44:51+00:00 June 28th, 2018|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 | 2018-06-20T15:49:58+00:00 June 20th, 2018|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 | 2018-06-20T14:43:37+00:00 June 4th, 2018|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 | 2018-06-05T17:06:39+00:00 June 4th, 2018|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 | 2018-02-09T15:32:28+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 [...]

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 [...]

NEWS RELEASE: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Facility To Open At BCT

By | 2017-09-20T03:09:48+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Community Engagement, Important Notifications, News, Press Release|

Read the most current update on the US Customs and Board Protection Facility The Boca Raton Airport Authority will be opening a U.S. Customs and Border Protection facility on airport property in Fall 2017. The building is under construction. The Customs and Border Protection (CBP) service is much anticipated and a welcomed amenity for aviation [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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