Dave ‘Dunto’ Dunteman

Advanced Instructor Pilot

Dave ‘Dunto’ Dunteman

Dave joined the APS team in February 2002 while on Active Duty with the Air Force where he served as an F-16 instructor pilot at Luke Air Force Base. He is a pilot with Southwest Airlines, yet maintains his passion for fighters through his work at APS. His primary duties include Emergency Maneuver Training, aerobatic instruction, and academic briefings. He teaches gliding at the Tucson Soaring Club, is a Designated Pilot Examiner and volunteers in a fifth grade class to teach students aviation-related science and math. Dunto grew up in the Cincinnati and Chicago area and now lives in Phoenix with his wife Nora. He has four children, all now embarking on their college educations and careers: Ron, Emma, Brad and Madeline. He enjoys traveling, hiking and biking excursions with his family.