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Friday Fact: Why Is the Akron-Canton Airport Shortened to CAK?

If you've wondered this, you're not the only one. CAK President and CEO Rick McQueen stopped by Thursday's North Canton Rotary Club meeting for a discussion about the airport and cleared up the CAK/ACK question while he was there.

Friday Fact: Why Is the Akron-Canton Airport Shortened to CAK?

Have you ever wondered why the is shortened to CAK and not ACK or something else? 

CAK President and CEO Rick McQueen spoke to the North Canton Rotary Club inside the Thursday about the progress the airport has made in the last few years.

He also cleared up that tricky CAK/ACK question.

Answer: Because it almost was named the Canton-Akron Memorial Airport.

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