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Old 2nd Jul 2018, 01:04
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flyboyike
 
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Originally Posted by smoothwings View Post
Hi guys!

Just started my career as an Airbus FO! Had a lot of captains advising me to get some proper noise cancelling headset, because later on your hearing actually gets worse (and as we all know, once you've lost it, there is no turning back).

I had a look at the most famous brands such as Sennheiser, David Clark, Bose etc...but I'm still not sure which one to choose. Definitely I wouldn't go for on ear headsets, because I find them uncomfortable for a long day of work, but I would definitely go for some in-ear (such as the new Proflight Bose (BTW has anyone tried them, they look very interesting)) or over-ear headsets.

Please give me all your experience on it!

Thanks and safe landings!
I'm a big fan of the Telex 850, I know it's on-ear, but I've had great luck with mine, including four and a half years on the A320.
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