ASA AirClassics HS-1A Headset

$129.95

Lifetime Warranty

This basic headset is perfect for the beginning student pilot. With a noise reduction rating (NRR) of 23 dB and an electret, noise-canceling microphone, the HS-1A provides clear communication without having to worry about batteries. Stereo/mono switch makes this headset perfect for the most intercom systems. Impressive Lifetime Warranty ensures this headset will be in your flight bag for years to come.

Features

  • Earcups composed of high-density acoustic foa...
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Lifetime Warranty

This basic headset is perfect for the beginning student pilot. With a noise reduction rating (NRR) of 23 dB and an electret, noise-canceling microphone, the HS-1A provides clear communication without having to worry about batteries. Stereo/mono switch makes this headset perfect for the most intercom systems. Impressive Lifetime Warranty ensures this headset will be in your flight bag for years to come.

Features

  • Earcups composed of high-density acoustic foam for best passive noise attenuation
  • Noise reduction rating (NRR) of 23 dB
  • High fidelity speakers for clear, natural sound
  • Electret, noise-canceling flex-boom microphone reduces background noise and allows clearest voice transmission
  • Gold-plated microphone and headphone plugs ensure best connection and resist corrosion
  • High-grade, multi-strand wire improves cable life
  • Stereo/mono capability
  • Large, dual controls for quick, easy volume adjustment of each ear
  • Adjustable headband with easy thumb screws eliminates "hot spots" and accommodates eyeglasses and any head size
  • Quality foam ear seals and light weight add to overall comfort
  • Sturdy and reliable — yet reasonably priced for maximum value
  • Lifetime warranty

Sporty's Test Flight Guarantee

Take your new headset flying and make sure it's the right choice for you. If you're not thrilled, return the headset to us within 60 days and in the same condition in which you received it - we'll exchange it for another headset or refund your money. There's no paperwork and no hassle. Just another reason why Sporty's is the #1 headset dealer in aviation.

Doug Ranly

Catalog Manager—Sporty’s Pilot Shop

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Reviews
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4.4 / 5
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4.6 / 5
Value
4.8 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes (46)
No (5)
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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5 / 5
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Would You Recommend?
Yes
They’re very well-made
June 13, 2020
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
4 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great headset for the money!!!
I needed a basic headsets for the intercom on my Mooney M20-G, and these really fit the bill.
They are comfortable for my short 1to 2 hour flights, and now the kids in the back are connected to the crew.
Thanks.
April 14, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Durability
2 / 5
Reliability
2 / 5
Performance
2 / 5
Ease Of Use
3 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Don't use for long cross country flying.
It's exactly what you pay for. I flew 8hours XC. Sound quality was good, but my ears were very uncomfortable. I had to take off headset frequently. It's so painful. I don't recommend for long cross country flight. it's good for just basic training.
April 3, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Looks Great Works Great
This is an economical headset that does what it is supposed to do. Well pleased.
March 21, 2020
Purchased
4 months ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
4 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Tight fit.
Seem to work fine. Might be a little too tight on the head and I don’t see a way to control the pressure.
February 24, 2020
Purchased
5 months ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
3 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
All the way through CFI School
It is an excellent headset for flight training. It has lasted me 200 hours all the way through CFI school, and then the right ear suddenly lost sound. I am going to look into the lifetime warranty because I’m not sure if they will replace it or not. Of course there is better quality for much more expensive, but these AirClassics have been an excellent choice for me so far. I would highly recommend them for prospective pilots just getting started!
January 11, 2020
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Nice quality for the price
I got tired of my passengers voices blinking out with my old headsets so I bought 2 of these ASAs. They worked great on their maiden voyage. Will have see how long they last.
December 17, 2019
Purchased
7 months ago
Durability
3 / 5
Reliability
3 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
All good until it stopped working, but plan on sending it in and using that lifetime warranty so I don’t have to buy a new one!
December 16, 2019
Purchased
10 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great headset for a backup
Purchased this set for a backup and they worked great when the mic went out on my primary set. The sound is good. My only con is they are a little snug on fit.I would purchase them again.
December 4, 2019
Purchased
7 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great beginner headset
This is a great example of an inexpensive headset that does the job. Considering the low price.... It makes the noise of the airplane tolerable for extended periods of time, is reasonably comfortable, and doesn't appear to be likely to fall apart. Really, for $110, what else can you expect?

Overall 5 stars. I can't imagine a better headset for this price.

All the other categories 5 stars because, again, I can't imagine expecting MORE for a headset at this price.
August 1, 2019
Purchased
1 year ago
Question and Answer
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Do they have a youth model of this headset?
S L on Jan 28, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Not at this time.
Does it come with bag or case?
Santiago C on Sep 7, 2018
BEST ANSWER: No bag or case, I just store in aviation bag.
How long is the cable?
A shopper on Jul 21, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Ref: ASA Air Classics HS-1A Headset. My cable is 61" long from the tip of the plugs to the base of the ear muff. I have two and they are both the same length.
Is this a good first headset?
Kaiden V on Jun 23, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this would be a good first headset.
I work for United Airlines and I need my own personal headset for pushing the B777-200, 767,737,757,787. Question would be what adapter does this unit require?
Tahititane on Apr 14, 2019
BEST ANSWER: That depends on the aircraft. I believe that Boeing uses the twin plug.
With the two size plugs are you able to use with iPhone when not flying?
Steven S on Dec 4, 2018
BEST ANSWER: No, this headset is not capable of being used with the iPhone.
How long does it take to ship the order and when can i get it?
172pilot on Jul 23, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Order entered before 5:00 pm eastern and in stock will ship the same day and will arrive in 3-5 bunisses days.
The Jack is .35 MM AND LARGER QUATER INCH FOOR HAM RADIO?
A shopper on Apr 27, 2018
BEST ANSWER: The plugs on the headset are two different sizes.
Do the headset need batteries?
A shopper on Mar 20, 2018
BEST ANSWER: No, this headset does not need batteries.
dose this headset have volume control?
Phil M on Feb 13, 2018
BEST ANSWER: Yes, there is a volume control on each ear cup.
What is the stereo and mono switch for?
Wilson S on Dec 2, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Some aircraft intercoms are able to provide sound on a single (mono) signal or a dual (stereo) signal.

The switch allows for use in either intercom system.
Are they noise reduction???
Mandykmilo on Nov 14, 2017
BEST ANSWER: This is not an active noise reduction headset, it is passive.
i am from the philippines, where can i purchase asa h1a headset ?
A shopper on Jul 27, 2017
BEST ANSWER: We are able to ship world wide. You can purchase from Sportys.
How much is it to shop it to malaysia including the tax ?
A shopper on Jul 12, 2017
BEST ANSWER: The headset would ship via international airmail. The cost of the headset, a $14.00 Documentation fee and approximately $24.00 for shipping.
???? I bought this Air Classic Head Set (HS-1A) and it Failed, I can hear but No Transmit thru the Mic. I checked the aircraft and it's A OK with another head set. *** How do I replace it with the ASA Life Time Warranty. from Avery Baker
Avery on May 25, 2017
BEST ANSWER: Return the headset to Sportys, 2001 Sportys Drive, Batavia, Ohio 45103. Include a note with your contact information.
Does this headset include a PTT function?
Mel'S. C on Apr 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: It does not have a PPT function.
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