Peter Mercuro, CFI, Princeton Flying School
Peter Mercuro is a Certified Flight Instructor and Advanced Ground Instructor with eighteen years flight experience. In addition to his CFI, Peter has earned his Instrument Rating, and Multi Engine Instrument Rating. Peter has experience flying a wide variety of aircraft including: Mooney M20C, M20E, M20F, M20J, M20K; Cessna 152, 172; Piper Cherokee 140, PA28-201, PA28T-201, PA28-180, Piper Dakota; Turbo Seminole; PA44-180; Vans RV 6, 8 (Tail Wheel); Piper J-3 Cub; and even a Robinson R22 Helicopter.
David Dilauro, CFI, Princeton Flying School
David Dilauro is a Certified Flight Instructor with three years flight experience. In addition to his CFI, David has earned his Instrument Rating, and Multi Engine Instrument Rating. When not teaching students at Princeton Flying School, David is pursuing his Bachelors Degree in Aviation Technology.
Saad Sheikh, CFI, Princeton Flying School
Saad started flying in 2013 and received his initial certificates and ratings overseas. After working as a CFI for about 3 months, he logged about 85 dual instructional hours.
In 2016 he moved to the United States and started converting his foreign certificates to FAA certificates. He then started working at the Princeton Flying School, while he finished getting his FAA CFI.
Saad now teaches in our Cessnas as well as our Diamond airplanes and he plans to get his CFII to work as a airline pilot in the future.
Sal Parsi, CFI, Princeton Flying School
Sal Parsi has been flying here at Princeton Airport since 1992. He earned his CFI under the tutelage of Pete Rafle in 2018 after deciding to join the ranks of our instructors. Since then he has earned his commercial license and instrument rating. Sal teaches in our Cessna aircraft and will soon instruct in our Diamond aircraft as well.