TOPIC: “Electro Flying: An Overview from the Certification Desk”
Adrian Schwitalla was born in 1972 in Zabrze, Poland. In 1988 he immigrated to Germany. He studied aerospace technology at the Technical University in Brunswick. He worked for some years as a test engineer before he began his work at LBA, the German aviation authority. In 1992 he began to fly sailplanes. During the study he was a member of the Akaflieg Braunschweig. His contact with OSTIV began during his student research project where he investigated in flight tests the cooling of water ballast in atmospheric conditions.