4.5 / 5.087 ReviewsDurability4.6 / 5Reliability4.6 / 5Performance4.6 / 5Ease Of Use4.7 / 5Value4.5 / 5Would You Recommend?Yes (14)Would You Recommend?YesWhat a great headset. In and out of the cockpit during flight training. In and out of the case and flight bag multiple times a week, this is a great headset. I love the bluetooth, the ANR is real good and I don’t feel any clamping as I have in the past with my passive headsets.April 4, 2018Purchased
3 weeks agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesVery nice headsets, Bluetooth connection works greatMarch 27, 2018Purchased
1 year agoDurability4 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesComfortable fitUp until now flying single engine I've been skeptical of the value of ANR. I was pleased to see that it worked similarly to PNR, and didn't obscure any sounds feedback i usually get. Still wish there was a way to manually turn off ANR for the sake of battery life.
Otherwise they fit comfortably on my head, and my ears aren't sore from where the cup closes in over them.March 23, 2018Purchased
1 month agoWould You Recommend?YesGreat, comfortable fit on long flights and the ANR functionality is very impressive. Definitely recommend.March 21, 2018Purchased
4 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesPerfect First HeadsetThis is the first headset that I have purchased as a new student pilot, and after several flights I couldn’t be happier. This headset is orders of magnitude better than both the passive headset and ANR headsets I borrowed previously from flight school/flying club. The headset appears very well made and the ear and headband pads are very soft and incredibly comfortable. The ANR is fantastic and definitely worth it even for relatively short flight lessons. I haven’t experienced any of the buzzing or squealing that I experienced with some less expensive ANR headsets, even with sunglasses or foggles on. I think this is the perfect headset for new pilots and for anyone who doesn’t want to spend $1k+ on the high end models.March 6, 2018Purchased
2 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesCrisp and clearI ordered the Sierra because they seemed to fit my head better than the Zulu. I was worried they wouldn’t be as good. Ive been very pleased with my decision. They are lightweight and have a good seal on my ears. The sound is great and the Bluetooth to my phone sounds good too. Very happy.January 16, 2018Purchased
3 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesGreat ValueI have a Bose as well as 2 Zulu’s I use for co-pilots and this is for passengers. A great value and high quality for passengersDecember 29, 2017Purchased
4 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesLove this headset. Great features, easy to use/ pair with my iPhone, and comfortable to wear.December 15, 2017Purchased
4 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance4 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value4 / 5Would You Recommend?YesThe lightspeed sierra is great. It’s very comfortable and seems to work well. My only concern is that sometimes it doesn’t pickup the first part of my radio call. It’s annoying to have to reprat myself on a radio call or when talking to my instructor. Maybe this is a problem across all headsets?November 8, 2017Purchased
5 months agoDurability5 / 5Reliability5 / 5Performance5 / 5Ease Of Use5 / 5Value5 / 5Would You Recommend?YesIFR trainingBeing a low time pilot and renting planes I was fine with the reliability and durability of my old David Clark’s. But now going through IFR training I needed higher performance for clarity and noise cancellation. The ratings were good and the warranty good so I went with Sierras. I am very impressed and happy with their performance.October 9, 2017Purchased
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Browse 8 questions Browse 8 questions and 8 answersWill the music shut off when a transmission comes in?BEST ANSWER: The music will shut off when a transmission comes in or when anyone speaks on the intercom.Will it record from all sources and playback immediately.?BEST ANSWER: Yes, the flight link software will record all communications.Can this headset link up with a Gopro so I can have the audio in my video while recording flight lessons?BEST ANSWER: The GoPro cameras link to headsets via a cable for recording audio. Yes, this headset is compatible.Hi , does this price include a flight bag to carry necessary equipment ie headset ,flight books etc?BEST ANSWER: The price of the headset includes a case for the headset only.Will this headset fit into the headset pocket of the Flight Gear Crosswind bag?BEST ANSWER: Yes it will fit in the pocket of the crosswind bag.do you have any student discounts? I am a college student at MTSU.BEST ANSWER: We do not offer student discounts. We do have discounts on several of our products. These are listed on the product web page.I'm trying to use the promotion code on checkout and am not having any luck?
I was told I could get a tradein for my old headset but its not giving me the info to do so?BEST ANSWER: We do not use promotional codes for this. The trade in program requires you to send the headset in to our us. Sportys, 2001 Sportys Drive, Batavia Ohio 45103. Include which headset you would like to trade up to and a phone number so that they may contact you for payment informationWill this headset bag fit a Lightspeed Sierra?Lightspeed Sierra HeadsetBEST ANSWER: I have two Lightspeed Sierra headsets and all of the other stuff (charts, plates, iPad, knee board, lights, batteries, SP-400 NAV/COM radio) from my old flight bag in my new Flight Gear Captain's bag. It all fits with room to spare. The bright interior panels are nice. I found it works better to put the headsets in with the band down and the cables on top. It has been a great bag.
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