Active vs Passive Noise Reduction: Which is Best for Pilots?

Active vs Passive Noise Reduction: Which is Best for Pilots?

EducationPilotMall.com Editor

Shopping for pilot headsets can quickly become confusing, especially for the new or less technologically inclined pilot. There are so many factors to consider: on-ear vs over-ear headset, plug type, and passive vs active noise reduction, to name a few.

The Best Aviation Headsets for a New "Student" Pilot - High End or Economy?

The Best Aviation Headsets for a New "Student" Pilot - High End or Economy?

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An aviation headset is one of the first pieces of equipment proud new student pilots will purchase. Not only does a headset serve as a communications device, but it also provides noise reduction and noise canceling features. These functions reduce background noise and cabin noise as well as decrease the risk of hearing loss over time.

10 Best Aviation Headsets to Kill the Noise

10 Best Aviation Headsets to Kill the Noise

EducationPilotMall.com Editor

Imagine someone asks you, “What is the purpose of an aviation headset?” Naturally, your mind goes to comms. Headsets are vital for communication, right? Absolutely, and they play another role which may be less obvious to new pilots – noise reduction.

How to Get Started in Aviation

How to Get Started in Aviation

HeadsetsPilotMall.com Editor

You’ve decided to become a pilot.  That's incredible!  Whatever your motivation, pursuing the Private Pilot License is a great goal, and the experience of a lifetime.  But there’s a lot of information you need to consider before you get started.

Why would you want to fly with an in-ear headset?

EducationPilotMall.com Editor
At the forefront of innovative technology, the aviation industry is constantly modernizing, finding bigger and better ways to accomplish tasks. While airplanes and routes are growing in size, evolving into faster and longer ideations put into action, headsets are conversely shrinking in size. Part of this increasingly popular movement includes in-ear headsets. These unique inventions have invaded the market and are making waves with their small configurations.

New Year, “New” Headset

HeadsetsPilotMall.com Editor

How about a New Year’s resolution that will keep your pilot head comfortable and ears protected? Would you believe us if we told you there is a simple resolution that can breathe new life into your favorite headset?!

Protect Your Dogs Hearing - Our four-legged friends deserve a comfortable flight too!

EducationPilotMall.com Editor
Is your furry companion your favorite co-pilot? If so, you are not alone. These days, more and more dogs are taking to the sky.

What the PLUG! A Guide to Aviation Headset Plugs

HeadsetsPilotMall.com Editor

At PilotMall.com we understand that at first, plugs can seem a bit overwhelming. If you are just getting started in aviation, considering a career/plane change, looking for an adapter or simply curious… We have the information for you!

Bose is Revolutionizing the Aviation Industry... Again!

HeadsetsNeil Glazer

This July pilots will be taking to the sky with a new, lighter, quieter headset. The Bose ProFlight Aviation Headset was designed for pilots of pressurized jet and turbine aircraft that operate in relatively low to moderate noise environments.

Passive Aviation Headset Buyers Guide

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PilotMall.com sells over 100 headset models due to the varying interests of our customer base. In this blog post, we will delve into passive headset models to educate on their features.

ANR Aviation Headset Buyers Guide

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In the market for a new headset? There are dozens on the market across a range of prices, so think about your personal budget and what you'll use the headset for to help make your selection. You might choose differently if this is your primary headset and you fly 100 hours a year, or if you just want a backup headset for friends who ride along occasionally.

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