Pilot's Elevator Cushion

$49.95

Availability: In stock

Product ID: 10568A

Extra-thick foam provides great support

Made exclusively by Sporty’s® for pilots and students who have trouble seeing over the nose or who need another inch or two to reach the rudders. Increases safety by increasing flight visibility. Pockets on front and back for storing flat items. Measures 14”w x 18”h x 2 1/2” thick (back) and 14”w x 12”d x 2 1/2” thick (seat). Detach the bottom for a comfortable booster seat at the ballgame.

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Extra-thick foam provides great support

Made exclusively by Sporty’s® for pilots and students who have trouble seeing over the nose or who need another inch or two to reach the rudders. Increases safety by increasing flight visibility. Pockets on front and back for storing flat items. Measures 14”w x 18”h x 2 1/2” thick (back) and 14”w x 12”d x 2 1/2” thick (seat). Detach the bottom for a comfortable booster seat at the ballgame.

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Would You Recommend?
Yes (14)
No (2)
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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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5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great product improves my 5’3” wife’s flight lessonsssons
My lovely 5’3” wife loves it!! Helps greatly to see over dash and freaky helps reaching pedals. Nice light weight to carry also. Very new w it to see how well it holds up for longevity.
July 11, 2020
Purchased
2 weeks ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
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4 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
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3 / 5
Works as advertised, but somewhat overpriced in my opinion.
June 11, 2020
Purchased
1 month ago
Durability
3 / 5
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3 / 5
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3 / 5
Ease Of Use
3 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
It’s over priced.
It’s too small and over priced. I bought a better elevator cushion for much less.
May 22, 2020
Purchased
2 months ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Great Purchase
This has been a life safer - it is easy to carry around and to use. I recommend this product.
May 17, 2020
Purchased
2 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
Performance
5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Great tool
I have bought it to my wife and she is very happy that she now have completely visibility from the cockpit and it is very comfortable
April 24, 2020
Purchased
3 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
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5 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
I absolutely love this cushion. It drastically improved my ability to reach the rudder pedals. I am 4"11 and was having a hard time. I now have no problems! I still have to use one more pillow for my back along with it but totally recommend this cushion for any small person!
February 26, 2020
Purchased
5 months ago
Durability
4 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
3 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Good
Bottom needs to be thicker/higher.
October 4, 2019
Purchased
9 months ago
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
5 / 5
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4 / 5
Ease Of Use
4 / 5
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4 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
I used to use a pillow and I could not to land in my first training. I though it was me, but the true is that the pillow changed my point of view every flight. I spend some flights until I bough the cusion. Finally I could land and I have been improving in my flights.
September 5, 2019
Purchased
1 year ago
Durability
1 / 5
Reliability
1 / 5
Performance
1 / 5
Ease Of Use
1 / 5
Value
1 / 5
Would You Recommend?
No
Garbage
All snaps failed while "just out of warranty" which was one year. And this seast was used for a 5'2" 115 pound girl. Poorly constructed, doesn't last. And Sporty's response was "Send it back to us at your cost and we will give you a price to repair." 20 bucks to ship and then a price to repair for a $50 piece of garbage? SPorty's has lost a customer for life. Save your money and buy a different brand from a retailer that will back its product and not ake excuses.
July 29, 2019
Durability
5 / 5
Reliability
4 / 5
Performance
4 / 5
Ease Of Use
5 / 5
Value
3 / 5
Would You Recommend?
Yes
Sturdy, comfy and convenient.
It's sturdy, convenient to carry around. Provides great back support whilst using the rudder and allows me to view the nose of the aircraft. Only drawback is the buckle do come loose during bumpy rides and the back support slides out of place some times.
June 2, 2019
Purchased
1 year ago
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What FAA fire rating does this cushion have?
Peter L on Jun 1, 2017
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Does this cushion meet FAR fire standards?
Peter L on Jun 1, 2017
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Will this work in a DA20 (or any plane with a stick instead of yoke)?
A shopper on Oct 13, 2016
BEST ANSWER: I'm the one who originally asked this question. I went ahead and bought the cushion, and it does work in a DA20 (notched seat for the stick between the knees), but I did have to position the back cushion on top of the bottom cushion for full range of movement with the stick.
Are the cushions waterproof to any extent? Can they double as a float in case of a ditching?
John A on Dec 24, 2017
BEST ANSWER: They are not usable as a floatation device.
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