Washington, D.C. 20549

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section
30(f) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1.Name and Address of Reporting Person*
Charles C. McGettigan,  50 Osgood Place, San Francisco, CA 94133
2.Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Sonex Research, Inc.
3.I.R.S. Identification Number of Reporting Person, if an entity (Voluntary)
4.Statement for Month/Year 11/02
5.If Amendment, Date of Original (Month/Year)
6.Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer  (Check all applicable)
_X__Director__X_10% Owner ___Officer(give title below)___Other(specify below)
7.Individual or Joint/Group Reporting (check applicable line)
__X_Form Filed by One Reporting Person
___Form Filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I-Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially

1. Title of Security(Instr. 3)
2. Trans-action Date (Month/ Day/ Year)
3. Trans-action Code(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)  - Amount, A or D, Price
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned at the end of Issuer's Fiscal Year
6. Owner-ship Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)

  1.        2.     3.     4.   4.   4.      5.        6.       7
Title      Date  Code  Amount A/D  Price  Owned   Ownership   Nature
Common                                    325,000    D
Common	11/07/02   S   5000   D  0.25   2,856,403    I   By LP and IAA*

*By LP and IAA= By Limited Partnerships and Investment Advisory Accounts

Table II-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially
      Owned    (e.g., puts calls warrants options, convertible securities)
1.Title of Derivative Security   (Instr. 3)
2.Conver- sion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security
3.Trans- action Date (Month/ Day/ Year)
4.Trans- action Code (Instr. 8)
5.Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
6.Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year)
7.Title and Amount of Underlying Securities (Instr. 3 and 4)
8.Price of Derivative Security  (Instr. 5)
9.Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned at End of Year
10.Ownership of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
11.Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership

      Exercise Transaction Number    Date     Title   Number  Ownership Nature
Title  Price   Date  Code  A or D   Exercise          Owned    D/I
Preferred (1)                     current-n/a Common 2,071,428  I
Put     $.50                      (2a)-12/7/09Common 250,000    I
Option  $.50                       Current-   Common 100,000    D
Put     $.35                       current-2b Common 357,143    I
Option  $.50                       current-   Common 200,000    D
Explanation of Responses:
1)Represents shares issuable upon the conversion of 725,000 shares of
   Preferred Stock at the rate of $.35 per share
2)Represents options granted to the Issurers former president to acquire shares
   currently owned by Proactive, et al., exercisable as follows: 25% as of the
   date of grant, and 25% on each subsequent anniversary of the date of grant
   (a)-December 8,1999; (b)-December 15,1997

**Signature of Reporting Person


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