The Best We've Ever Made
Bose was the first to introduce active noise reducing headsets to
aviation more than 20 years ago, forever changing the way pilots fly.
Today, we continue to set the standard with the Bose A20 Aviation
. The headset provides acclaimed noise reduction, with a
comfortable fit and the clear audio you expect from Bose. It also
connectivity, an auxiliary audio input and priority switching.
ON THE BIG SCREEN
When Red Tails, the new George Lucas
film about the Tuskegee Airmen, opens on January 20, it will bring a
classic aviation story to a new audience. Actor Marcus Paulk, who
plays one of the airmen, spoke with AVweb's Mary Grady about how
the experience of working on the film affected him and how he hopes it
will affect those who watch.
Click here to listen. (6.9 MB,
THE GOVERNMENT ON FULL-BODY SCANS
full-body-scanning x-ray Backscatter machines have been found
ineffective and potentially cancer-causing, and the European Commission
has banned the. Here, AVweb's Glenn Pew speaks with Ginger
McCall, who works with EPIC.org, an organization that has mounted
legal challenges to the implementation and use of the machines.
Click here to listen. (8.0 MB,
EARHART FLIES AGAIN
Amelia Rose Earhart, who works as
a reporter at a Denver TV station, has been inspired by her famous
ancestor to learn to fly. She's now re-tracing Earhart's 1937 flight
from Oakland to Miami. She talked with AVweb's Mary Grady about
the flight, what she hopes to achieve, and her big plans for what's
Click here to listen. (6.8 MB,
The political map in Washington is
changing daily, but tucked under all the bombast and rhetoric is a
section of the legislation now in play that will be welcome news to the
aviation industry. If all goes well in the next few days (and there are
no guarantees of that), 100 percent depreciation of equipment purchases
will be back in force for another year. AVweb's Russ Niles spoke
with Daniel Cheung of Aviation Tax Consultants.
Click here to listen. (5.1 MB,