The Next Generation of Lightweight, Battery-Free ANR Headsets
The updated Telex Airman 8 builds upon the success of its predecessor– the Airman 850. With increased comfort and durability, the Airman 8 has quickly become a favorite for commercial and corporate operations.
- Soft headband pad and lightweight design
- Strong stainless steel headband with metal pivots New yoke design provides three axis adjustments and durability improvements
- Comfortable leatherette ear cushions and replaceable ear cup covers are included
- Improved ANR and microphone noise cancellation
- Innovative technology eliminates the need for batteries or special connections
- Fully FAA TSO C-139a approved
- Fully compliant to ARINC standards
- Acoustic limiter protects against sudden increases in sound level
- Clear voice transmission with high-quality amplified electret microphone
- Three-year warranty
The Airman 8 features a high-quality amplified electret microphone for clear voice transmission. Improved ANR and microphone noise cancellation ensures superior in-flight communication. Active Noise Reduction
The Airman 8 headset features enhanced ANR (Active Noise Reduction) with even more noise reduction, helping to improve intelligibility and reduce fatigue. The position of the ANR switch has also moved to the forward-facing ear cup side, making it easier to reach the switch without having to remove the headset. A unique feature of the Airman 8 is that it is powered from its microphone system, eliminating the need for batteries or special connectors. Durability
A strong stainless steel headband with metal pivots improves durability for long headset life. The new microphone boom design provides stronger rotation stops, utilizing the full diameter of the ear cup. Furthermore, a pre-coiled overhead cord has been added to extend the useful life of the headset. The main headset cord is also more robust and features an improved design of the band relief on the ear cup entrance. Comfort and Fit
B The soft headband pad and lightweight design provides comfort, even on long flights. An added yoke provides enhanced comfort by allowing ear cup movement in all directions.
Furthermore the Airman 8 comes with replaceable ear cup covers and leatherette ear cushions.
The Airman 8 weighs a mere 4.2oz. without the cable.
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|Color||Black and Stainless Steel|
|Cord Length||6 ft. (1.8288 m) [+/-4in(+-10cm)]|
|FAA TSO Approvals||C-139a approved|
|Frequency Response||350-3500 Hz (per RTCA DO-214a)|
|Microphone Frequency Response||100-10000 Hz (per RTCA DO-214a)|
|Microphone Sensitivity||-28 dBV/Pa|
|Microphone Type||Noise-Canceling amplified electret|
|Power||Via boom microphone connection or XLR pin 5|
|Power Requirements||Requires boom microphone to be powered continuously or power from aircraft via XLR|
|Speaker Sensitivity||92 +/-5 dB SPL/mW (per RTCA DO-214a)|
|Weight||4.2 oz (119.07 g) (wearing weight)|
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.