White Eagle Aerospace was founded in 2006 by J. Terry White as a product of his life-long passion for flight, his love of teaching and his desire to contribute to the future success of the aerospace industry.
Since our founding, we have become a trusted leader in professional technical training for private aerospace companies, government entities and professionals throughout the world. We provide expert aerospace consulting services and aerospace history presentations, customized to meet the immediate needs of your organization. With over 50 years of industry experience, aerosciences subject matter expert, J. Terry White, has a unique understanding of the critical need for ongoing technical training in the workplace. We provide proven, reliable solutions to you and your team while ensuring that valuable knowledge and experience will be passed from one generation of aerospace professionals to the next.
As an industry veteran, J. Terry White understands that acquiring key knowledge, critical lessons-learned and technical know-how are crucial for success in today’s complex and highly competitive aerospace market. Our nationally-acclaimed aerosciences short courses cover a wide range of real-world technical subjects. Each course is delivered by a subject matter expert who is also a master instructor, so the information is both highly applicable and highly accessible. We offer you comprehensive technical training in essential topics with minimal time away from work – all at a price that fits today’s tight training budgets.
White Eagle Aerospace is dedicated to providing unparalleled training to the men and women of today’s aerospace industry. When you choose White Eagle Aerospace, you get more than an exceptional training product – you get attentive and friendly support from our family-run company. We are honored to deliver our one-of-a-kind short courses to our nation’s aerospace professionals.
J. Terry White is president and CEO of White Eagle Aerospace. His desire to share the joy of flight, combined with his passion for teaching and his love of all things aerospace, culminated in the formation of the company. He has over 50 years of professional aerospace experience and is a subject matter technical expert in the disciplines of aerodynamics, 6-DOF aerodynamics models, aerothermodynamics, hypersonics, flight simulation, and flight testing.
Mark Bateup is a master instructor at White Eagle Aerospace with a career spanning 25 years in rocketry and hypersonics within the science and technology research group of the Australian Department of Defence. He holds a PhD in Aerospace from the University of Queensland and has extensive experience in flight trials and experimentation, both at ground-test facilities and through free-flight trials.
Clayton Smith is a master instructor at White Eagle Aerospace and a Principal Member of the Technical Staff at Sandia National Labs, where he serves as the lead aerodynamicist for a variety of hypersonics programs. He holds a BS in Aeronautics & Astronautics from Purdue University, an MBA from the University of Washington, and a Professional Certificate from MIT in Systems Engineering of Complex Systems.
Phyllis White brings over 50 years of business and administration experience to White Eagle Aerospace. As Executive Director, she stands beside her husband, Terry, as the face of our company. She holds an Executive Secretarial degree from Skadron Business College and during her early career, she served as a key administrative member of the STANDARD Missile Program Office at General Dynamics in Pomona, CA.