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Kypta, Kyp

Instructor Name: Kypta, Kyp

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General Information
 Base Airport   PAO
 Teaches At   PAO
 Accepts New Students   Yes
 Payment Types Accepted   Cash/Check
  (408) 806-3658
 Website   n/a
 Hourly Rate   $50 
 Ratings Held   See Below
 AC Instructs In   See Below

 About the Instructor

Ratings Held:
Commercial, SEL, CFI

AC Instructs In:
C152, C172, C172RG, C182, PA28-140, PA28-161, PA28-181, PA28-235

Why are you a Certified Flight Instructor?
The best way to really learn a subject is to teach. For me, it is a constant process of learning - results in a high degree of competence in teaching people to fly. 

How long have you been instructing?
Since 1974

Do you tend to favor PAO or SQL, and how might it affect a student's ability to schedule time?
I usually only teach at PAO

How would you describe your availability in general?
Almost anytime at or after 11:00.

What method of ground school do you prefer and how does it relate to your syllabus?
I Prefer the WVFC Private Pilot Ground School. 

What is your favorite aircraft to instruct in?
I don't have any favorites 

What are your aircraft recommendations for a new student?
It depends on several things - including cost to student.

What percentage of your students pass their checkride on the first try?

"Im a part-time CFI with over 9000 CFI Hours. I have a full time job with NASA at AMES Research Center in the flight simulation lab. I've been deeply involved in aviation all my life."