Air Travel

  • Active Noise Cancellation
    Active noise cancellation is a technology that reduces background noise in enclosed spaces such as inside vehicles, noisy ducts, or busy offices. The most successful application of this technology is ....
  • Noise Reduction Earphones
    Noise reduction earphones make any trip more comfortable--the longer the trip, the more helpful they are. During my wild youth, right between college and reality (an office job), I took a backpacking ....
  • Active Noise Reduction
    Active noise reduction differs from passive noise reduction, but they both help quiet things down in noisy environments. While active noise reduction does use some passive techniques, its advantage is....
  • Noise Reduction Products
    Noise reduction products are becoming more popular every day, as the technology necessary to operate them has finally dropped enough in price to make them affordable to the general public. Before, the....
  • Aircraft Noise
    Aircraft noise, especially down by the runway, can damage hearing over time. And in propeller aircraft, noise from the spinning blades can interfere with communications much more than jet aircraft. Av....
  • Packing Aids
    Packing aids let you safely and confidently pack up all your gear--especially those delicate electronic gadgets and cameras. Old-school vintage bags look cool at the airport, harkening back to an earl....
  • Airline Air Travel
    Airline air travel has changed a lot in the last half century, from glamorous jet-setting to the pack-'em-in mentality of today. Prices have come down, but don't forget: you get what you pay for. In e....
  • Plane Quiet
    Plane Quiet is the clever name of a clever product: noise reducing headphones for airplanes. In truth, though, you can use Plane Quiet headphones anywhere you want to eliminate unwanted background noi....
  • Airline Seat Belt Extender
    Airline seat belt extenders have been approved by the FAA; you can bring your own and use it on any flight unless a flight attendant tells you otherwise. Remember, a flight attendant's instructions ha....
  • Searchalert
    SearchAlert combination locks keep your bags secure unless a TSA (Transportation Security Administration) official needs to manually check them. Rather than cutting off locks to search your bags, the ....