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Akronauts prepare for takeoff

Akronauts prepare for takeoff

By Zach Guzman

April 9, 2015

Jesse Batko of Akron’s Rocket Design Team wants to fly to the moon and play among the stars in the team’s first year. “Beat M.I.T.” is the motto and lofty goal that co-founder and co-president Batko hopes will send the Akronauts into sub-orbit as they gear up for their first competition. “We...