LATEST NEWS: AVIATION

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in the Beechcraft Bonanza and Debonair

October 26, 2018
Aviation
October 26, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 500 autopilot for select Beechcraft Bonanza and Debonair aircraft. Intended for piston single-engine aircraft, the GFC 500 delivers superior in-…

Garmin ADS-B solution selected for the Gulfstream G280 business jet

October 10, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
October 10, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce the selection of a complete Garmin Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) In solution by Gulfstream for the G280 business jet. For new and existing G280 aircraft, the Garmin GDL 88 ADS-B datalink and Flight Stream 210 provide easy access…

Garmin announces 11th consecutive Beechjet G5000 installation by Clemens Aircraft

October 10, 2018
Aviation
October 10, 2018 – Garmin today announced Clemens Aircraft located in Benton, Kansas has recently completed their 11th G5000 integrated flight deck upgrade within its managed fleet of Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP aircraft. Clemens Aircraft has completed a comprehensive upgrade for each Beechjet that…
Garmin Pilot and FltPlan.com integration. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® begins seamless integration between FltPlan.com and Garmin Pilot

October 10, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the initial phase of integration between the Garmin Pilot™ app and the popular FltPlan.com web portal. As a result of Garmin’s acquisition of FltPlan.com in August,…
G1000 NXi in a King Air 350 (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® expands availability of retrofit G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades based on early success and growing adoption rates

October 10, 2018
Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a comprehensive update to its portfolio of G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades. Aircraft currently eligible for the G1000 NXi upgrade include the Daher TBM 850…
G700 TXi installed in a Citation business jet. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® announces availability of the G700 TXi flight display

October 10, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Retrofit solutions target popular Cessna Citation business jets
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the availability of the G700 TXi touchscreen flight display for popular Cessna Citation business jet models. The G700 TXi is exclusively designed to meet the…
G5000 in a Citation Excel business jet. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® G5000 integrated flight deck upgrade makes significant progress towards certification in the Citation Excel/XLS

October 10, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced progress toward the certification of the G5000™ integrated flight deck program for Textron Aviation’s Citation Excel and Citation XLS. The recent addition of a…

Garmin announces the G1000 NXi upgrade for the Piper M500

October 4, 2018
Aviation
October 4, 2018— Garmin is pleased to announce another addition to its portfolio of G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades to now include G1000-equipped Piper M500 aircraft. Significant performance enhancements accompany unique features such as SurfaceWatch, visual approaches, geographical map…

Bell and Garmin Sign Teaming Agreement for On-Demand Mobility Avionics Systems

October 2, 2018
Aviation
October 2, 2018 – Garmin International and Bell Helicopter, announced today a signed teaming agreement with Garmin International, Inc. on the development and integration of the autonomous vehicle management computer (VMC) systems to support Bell’s vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft. "At…
Garmin G950 NXi integrated flight deck (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® G950 NXi integrated flight deck certified for United States Forest Service fleet of Sherpa aircraft

September 26, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification of the G950™ NXi integrated flight deck for the United States Forest Service (USFS) fleet of Sherpa aircraft (Shorts SD3-60). The installation and…