Founded in 2014, The Akronauts Rocket Design Team is the newest extracurricular design team at The University of Akron. We are a group of high-caliber engineers with a team consisting of members from various educational disciplines and backgrounds. Our mission is to advance aerospace technology by providing students a platform of multifaceted, hands-on experience as they pursue excellence in their fields of study.
Akronauts Rocket Design Team
At last year’s Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition, the Akronauts launched Daedalus, a single stage, solid fuel rocket. Tasked with reaching within a precise altitude of 10,000 ft.
Educational engagement continues to be at the forefront of the Akronaut’s mission. In the city of Akron, a city founded and grown on innovation, the Akronauts value the opportunity to continue a thriving STEM tradition. The team seeks to inspire and equip future generations with the knowledge and passionate curiosity to continue to move the aerospace…