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Flying Eyes Sunglasses Review

Made for Pilots Flying Eyes sunglasses were created by a pilot for pilots.  The founder of Flying Eyes, Dean Siracusa,  has been flying for the past 14 years, and was unable to find a set of sunglasses that fits comfortably beneath his headset. He found many other pilots have had the same problem, and the idea for Flying Eyes was born.  Created ...

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Why the Aviat Husky is the Ultimate Backcountry Airplane

We’ve posted a few videos and blogs where the Aviat Husky has been featured. So why is this airplane so impressive? Well, for backcountry use, it’s the ultimate, rugged and reliable aircraft. Here are some of the reasons why it’s a top backcountry performer! 1. Runways are optional with a 200 foot takeoff roll. Add some strong headwind? This decreases ...

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How Noise-Cancelling Headsets work

On final approach, wearing the headset.

If you are a pilot, you likely know about noise cancelling headsets and why you would want to own one. However, do you know how they work? Noise cancelling headsets, also known as ANR or active noise reduction have a built in microphone that identifies noise created by an external source, such as the noise generated by an aircraft engine ...

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Lightspeed Zulu 2 – Headset Review

The Lightspeed Zulu 2 is the ultimate blend of design, comfort and technology. The Zulu 2 is the latest upgrade from the Zulu model headsets and are lighter and more comfortable. Not surprisingly, like all new headsets, it has all the latest features including Bluetooth. The Zulu 2 weighs in at only 13 ounces and has a magnesium ear cups ...

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Top Ten Gifts for Pilots

What do pilots like?  Well aside from the obvious, airplanes, there are numerous things that you can buy for your favourite pilot friend or family member or simply any aviation enthusiast. Coming up with holiday gifts can be tough but for gadget loving aviators, there are lots of options from small to luxurious. Most aviators love everything airplanes! 1. Aviator ...

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Bose A20 Headset Review

Bose A20 Headset Review – a premium headset for professional pilots. Here is our review of one of the best premium headsets around, the Bose A20. Stay tuned for more headset reviews. Did you know that Bose pioneered the ANR (active noise reduction) headsets for the aviation market?  The Bose A20 headset is one of the premium headsets available. In ...

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