When asking more experienced private pilots what they considered “essential” gear for a student pilot, the first answer I got was “refills for your checkbook”. A bit old-fashioned, maybe (a better answer today would be “a higher credit balance”), but to some degree still true. But there is still a need for some gear, even… Read More »
I recall my first flight instruction lesson and putting on the headset provided by the flight school – sufficient, but hardly high quality, the microphone arm a bare metal lever with no foam cover on the mic itself. I adjusted the headset to fit my head, only to have to repeat the process a few… Read More »
The Bose A20 Aviation Headset is arguably the top pilot headset on the market – but there are alternatives. Here are the top 3.
The Bose A20 Aviation Headset is popular with private pilots for a reason – it strikes a great balance between comfort, clarity and quiet. Bose was one of the first to provide ANR (active noise reduction) technology and stays on the top of the heap because it is constantly improving. Available with or without bluetooth… Read More »