Friday interview with Daniel Berhorn de Pinho and Elias Kaier – Akademsiche Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V.September 6th, 2013 | By Angela in aerospace, Aerospace Industry, Business, Composite production, Construction Industry, Design, Engineering, Innovation, Sports industry | No Comments »
Interview with Daniel Berhorn de Pinho (DB) and Elias Kaier (EK) from Akademsiche Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V.
Akademische Fliegergruppe is a student association. Meet them at the show!
1. Please introduce yourself. What are your responsibilities at Akademische Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V?
DB: My name ist Daniel Berhorn de Pinho, I am a mechanical engineering student at the University of Stuttgart and the Chairman of the Akademische Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V.
2. Could you give us a quick overview of Akademische Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V.?
EK: The Akademische Fliegergruppe Stuttgart e.V. (or Akaflieg Stuttgart) is an Association of Students of the University of Stuttgart. We develop, construct and fly aircraft, mainly Sailplanes. In the Akaflieg students get the chance to apply the theory they learn in the university to an actual project, getting the practical knowlegde that usually comes up short in the course of study.