After letting go, his hard work literally floats away.
But since the aviation student intended for his satellite to fly, he seems happy with that.
Taylor County High School aviation students Jacob Hiller, Tucker Pogue and Ryan Ford are working with Morehead State University to study satellite and space systems.
Last Wednesday, after three weeks of work to prepare, their CricketSats were ready to fly. Students met with officials from the Institute for Aerospace Education and Morehead State University to launch their satellites.