Author Archive for: shirleyphillips
About Shirley Phillips
Shirley Phillips started flying lessons at fourteen and earned her private pilot certificate on her seventeenth birthday along with her identical twin sister. She holds an ATP with a type rating in the Airbus A320, and is a flight instructor in multi and single-engine airplanes and gliders. Previously she was a professor of aeronautical science at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, New Hampshire, where she still resides on the approach path for the runway. She has a MA in science writing from Johns Hopkins University and has published articles on aviation-related topics in The Atlantic, AOPA Pilot, Flight Training, and other publications.
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