Pilot Gear

Looking for all the gear you’ll need before you start flying? This page contains some of our favorite aviation headsets, flight bags, and all the other gear you’ll need when you fly. Whether you’re a brand new flight student or a CFI, you’ll find the everyday gear you need.

Our Pick
Bose A20 Aviation Headset with Bluetooth
$1,095.00

The A20 is one of the best aviation headsets on the market. It's comfortable to wear for those long flights, has excellent active noise reduction, and incredibly clear audio.

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Best for Student Pilots
David Clark H10-13.4 Aviation Headset
$336.42

This is one of the most popular headsets for new pilots. Its lower price point and reliable performance make it an excellent option for any student pilot just getting started.

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Bose Proflight Series 2 Aviation Headset
$1,045.95

If you're flying pressurized turbine-powered airplanes this is a great headset for you. Since it doesn't block quite as much sound as the Bose A20 this headset operates better in quieter aircraft.

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2021 Apple 10.2-inch iPad (Wi-Fi, 64GB) - Silver
$479.99

A tablet is a must-have in the cockpit in 2021. If you're not sure which one to go with the Apple iPad is easily the most popular tablet on the market. The 2021 iPad is a great option. Some people also like the iPad Mini and if you really want cutting edge go with the iPad Air.

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