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Ring, James

Instructor Name: Ring, James

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General Information
 Base Airport   PAO
 Teaches At   PAO, SQL
 Accepts New Students   Yes
 Payment Types Accepted   Visa/MC/Amex/PayPal
  (650) 796-8314
 Hourly Rate   $60
 Ratings Held   See Below
 AC Instructs In   See Below

 About the Instructor

Ratings held:
Commercial ASEL, CFII ASE

AC Instructs in:
Cessna 172, Cessna 182

Why are you a Certified Flight Instructor?

I want to share my passion for aviation with others. 

How long have you been instructing?
I'm just getting started. 

Do you tend to favor PAO or SQL, and how might it affect a student's ability to schedule time?
PAO on weekdays, PAO or SQL on weekend.

How would you describe your availability in general?
I'm instructing part-time, generally available outside working hours on the weekday, available weekends.

What method of ground school do you prefer and how does it relate to your syllabus?
I'll work with the student to figure out what is best for the individual (e.g. Sporty's private pilot course coupled with supplemental 1:1 instruction).

What is your favorite aircraft to instruct in?
Cessna 172 or Cessna 182.

What are your aircraft recommendations for a new student?
Cessna 172SP.

What percentage of your students pass their checkride on the first try?
I'm just getting started, so I'm not sure yet!

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