Bose A20 Aviation Headset Review

Bose A20 Aviation Headset with Bluetooth Dual Plug Cable, Black

  • 30 percent greater active noise reduction than conventional aviation headsets. Connectivity Technology: Wired/Wireless

  • 30 percent less clamping force than conventional aviation headsets. The ergonomic control module includes an auxiliary audio input with intercom/AUX priority switching, ideal for dedicated GPS and traffic warning systems

  • Clear audio with active equalization. Simple, intuitive headset operation—plug it in, turn it on, go flying

  • Now with Bluetooth audio and communications interface for connectivity with your communications and navigation devices

  • Customizable audio prioritization control lets you mute an audio signal when receiving a communication, or mix the two together


No other active noise cancelling headset offers this combination of features and benefits

No matter why you fly, the Bose A20 Aviation Headset is engineered to improve the experience. It provides acclaimed noise reduction and clear audio with active equalization. Plus, a comfortable fit with minimal clamping force that makes even your longest flights more enjoyable. Features for this model include a high-performance electret microphone with a Bluetooth audio and communications interface, wired audio input, customizable audio prioritization and intuitive operation for plug-and-fly convenience.

Ergonomic control module includes Bluetooth connectivity for taking calls or listening to music, with a customizable audio prioritization control with “mute” and “mix” settings.

With 30% greater noise reduction than conventional aviation headsets, you’ll enjoy a peaceful flight that lets you focus on what matters--flying.

Bluetooth audio and communications interface

Provides connectivity between your headset and your audio, communications and navigation devices.

No matter why you fly, the Bose A20 Aviation Headset is engineered to improve the experience. It provides 30% greater noise reduction than conventional aviation headsets, which helps you stay focused on your flying. It provides clear audio with active equalization. And its minimal clamping force makes even your longest flights more comfortable. In addition, the A20 headset offers a full range of features, including a high-performance electret microphone with a Bluetooth audio and communications interface, customizable audio prioritization control with “mute” and “mix” settings and simple, intuitive operation for plug-and-fly convenience. You can choose the left or right ear cup to connect the mic. The A20 headset is certified to FAA TSO C139 standards. It's among the lightest of all active noise cancelling headsets, with a weight of just 12 ounces. No other headset offers this unique combination of features and benefits. If the Secondary Audio Mode selector is set to MIX, all secondary audio sources are heard as mixed with the intercom audio. To mute the AUX source, set the switch to MUTE or OFF