Airman 850 ANR

Part No: 301317-000

Estimated Availability: August 2022
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Lightweight Headset With Mic

If you are looking for a comfortable headset with a microphone that is designed for flight conditions this is a great companion. Pilots love the featherlight Airman 850 ANR for a number of reasons, most of all because you may forget you are wearing it! The world's lightest headset (less than 4 oz) featuring active noise reduction. Telex has expanded on the design of the world's most popular lightweight headset, the Airman 750, taking comfort, clarity, and convenience to the next level, without the use of batteries.

TELEX Airman 850 ANR Headset Intercom

Power to the ANR is provided by mic bias (active intercom). The Airman ANR 850 targets and reduces cockpit wind noise by providing up to -12 dB of active noise reduction, ensuring the clearest of inflight communications. Added new convenience features include an ANR on/off switch and "set and forget" volume control.

  • No batteries required
  • Noise reduction targeted at wind noise for reduced fatigue
  • Combined active noise reduction and microphone noise cancellation provide clear in-flight communications
  • Ultra-lightweight headset combined with pillow-like ear cushions ensure comfort on long flights
  • Folds flat into a custom protective carrying case
  • FAA TSO approved
Impedance 150-600 Ω (±20%)
Speaker Sensitivity 90 dB SPL/ mW @ 1 kHz ±5 dB
Speaker Frequency Response 350 Hz – 3 kHz


Microphone Sensitivity -51 dB re: 1 V/μbar @ 1 kHz, 12 VDC
Cord Length ~6 ft. (1.8 m)
Noise Reduction Active, up to 12 dB
Power Requirements Microphone Bias (requires boom microphone to be powered continuously)
FAA TSO Approvals C57a and C58a
Connector Type PJ-068 & PJ-055 equivalent or XLR-5-12C
Warranty 3 years
Weight ~3.7-4.0 oz (105-113 g)
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