Christian Engelke

Welcome to the author page of Christian Engelke, founder and CEO of Kopterflug Inspection Services GmbH. Since 2017, we have been developing intelligent solutions for safe inspections. Born in 1981 in North Germany, Christian studied Business Administration at the University of Bremen after graduating from the Business High School in Syke. Over the past 20 years, he has founded and co-founded several successful businesses, including Kopterflug Holding GmbH, which began as a result of his initial experiences with drones in 2016 and subsequent connections with heavy industry. As a licensed ultralight aircraft pilot since 2010, Christian has also acquired a speech radio license for international aviation (BZF-1) and a knowledge certificate for operating drones from Lufthansa Aviation Training GmbH in Bremen. In 2018, Kopterflug acquired its first indoor drone from Swiss manufacturer Flyability, and it quickly became clear that the company would focus primarily on indoor inspections of technical systems rather than outdoor drone flights. Today, Kopterflug is a well-known name among major industrial companies and energy producers, and Christian is a sought-after speaker at industry events. When he’s not working on customer projects, he’s developing new inspection devices, managing websites, riding his motorcycle, or traveling. Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Christian and Kopterflug Inspection Services GmbH. Stay tuned for more insights and updates on our corporate blog.

Posts by Christian Engelke:

September 4, 2023
AI-assisted inspection revolutionizes the evaluation of industrial assets by leveraging sophisticated algorithms to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and reliability in the assessment of their condition and performance.
August 27, 2023
Revolutionizing inspections: Reach inaccessible sprinklers without disruptions using advanced drones and cameras.
June 9, 2023
What does a Drone Inspection cost? Uncover the hidden cost factors of a professional drone operation and why it’s worth the investment
June 8, 2023
Underwater drones are revolutionizing underwater inspection in power plants and industrial facilities, offering enhanced safety, precision, and cost-efficiency, while mitigating human exposure to potentially hazardous environments.
June 4, 2023
Underwater drones and sonar are revolutionizing the inspection of power plant cooling circuits, by minimizing risks, enhancing accuracy, and facilitating more efficient monitoring of sediment, thus preventing costly downtime.
May 26, 2023
Drone technology is revolutionizing sewer inspections by increasing safety, efficiency, and precision. It provides detailed documentation, quick execution, and minimizes risks, while opening up new professions and application possibilities.
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