Suffer from noise fatigue and tinnitus? Read on for things you can do to prevent more hearing damage, plus an aircraft parachute update in our latest newsletter.
Welcome to the March issue of The BAC Bulletin & DA News!
Hear that ringing in your ears? That's a common noise-related condition among pilots called tinnitus. Unfortunately, there's not much we can do about it once it happens, but read on for tips on how to lessen noise fatigue and help prevent tinnitus from getting worse. Plus, we give you an update on the Cirrus parachute system.

We hope that you find this issue informative and helpful, and we ask that you please forward it to a friend or colleague in aviation.

Safe Flying!
The Silvestros and the teams at BAC & DA

Noise fatigue is a huge problem for all pilots, flight instructors, and other aviation professionals, and can lead to a chronic noise-related condition called tinnitus. Here's what you can do to help prevent tinnitus, noise fatigue, and long-term hearing loss.

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There's no denying that the Cirrus Airframe Parachute System (CAPS) has saved lives since its introduction, but are they worth the money? Take a look at some recent numbers and criticisms to help you decide.

HOTEL DISCOUNT: The Crown Plaza, a local area premiere hotel, is offering clients and their crew members reduced rates on overnight stays, as well as daytime rentals. Flight crews can book night or day rooms for $75.00, while client rates are $129.00. All reservations can be made online via these links: for clients, click here and for crew members, click here. If you have any questions, please call the office at (203) 748-7000.

Please call the office at (203) 748-7000 24-hours prior to any scheduled departure for movement of all aircraft during the winter season. Thank you for your cooperation.

As a reminder, everyone should provide an updated certificate of insurance for our files. If you have not done so, please do so as soon as possible. For any questions, call the office at (203) 748-7000.

All customers must park their vehicles in the parking lot at Business Aircraft Center. There is no vehicle parking inside the gate.

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