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Bonanza equipped with TXi flight displays, the G5 electronic flight instrument and the GFC 600 autopilot. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® provides key updates for TXi flight displays, GTN navigators, GFC autopilots and the G5 electronic flight instrument

July 18, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Adds descent VNAV, G500 TXi compatibility with G5 & GFC 500 and other enhancements
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it's adding significant capability, more configuration options and offering greater integration throughout the GTN™ 650/750 touchscreen navigators, the G500 TXi/G600 TXi and G500/G600…
Garmin Pilot turbulence probability. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® continues leadership in ADS-B by bringing new Flight Information Service-Broadcast (FIS-B) weather products to market

July 12, 2018
Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced future product compatibility with the new FIS-B weather products available through the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) ground station network in the United States…
G3000 flight deck in a tandem cockpit configuration. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® integrated flight deck selected for supersonic fighter aircraft

July 11, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the selection of a tandem Garmin integrated flight deck by Tactical Air Support, Inc. (TacAir) for its fleet of supersonic F-5 fighter aircraft. This configuration, which consists of a…
Garmin tandem cockpit (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® to exhibit key avionics solutions for defense, air transport and business aviation markets at the Farnborough International Airshow

June 27, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Debuts premium tandem cockpit experience, head-up display and integrated flight deck
Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a tandem cockpit experience to be unveiled at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow, July 16-20 at the Farnborough Airport in the United Kingdom. Garmin’s business aviation, air…
G3000H integrated flight deck (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® introduces the G3000H integrated flight deck to the Part 27 VFR/IFR turbine helicopter market

May 23, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the G3000H, an IFR-capable integrated flight deck specifically designed for Part 27 turbine helicopters. The forward-fit G3000H offers a number of features, including WAAS/SBAS, ILS approach…

SUN-AIR of Scandinavia A/S, franchisee of British Airways, selects the G5000 integrated flight deck

May 23, 2018
Aviation
Garmin announces EASA approval of the G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP
May 23, 2018 – Garmin is pleased to announce it has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the G5000 integrated flight deck for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP aircraft. The G5000 modernizes the cockpit, increases aircraft utility, offers significant weight savings and…

Garmin Pilot iOS incorporates new weather features, airspace alerting and more

May 9, 2018
Aviation
May 9, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of new features to the Garmin Pilot application for Apple mobile devices. Just in time for the Spring flying season, Garmin Pilot 9.3 incorporates several new weather enhancements that aid in identifying storm cell movement and icing levels,…

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 600 autopilot in the Baron 58 and Cessna 340 aircraft models

April 26, 2018
Aviation
April 26, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 600 autopilot for the Baron 58/58A (1984 model year or later) and Cessna 340/340A aircraft. Intended for high performance piston single/twin-engine…

Garmin announces the G1000 NXi upgrade for the Phenom 100/300 business jets

April 6, 2018
Aviation
April 6, 2018— Garmin is pleased to announce another addition to its portfolio of G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades to now include the Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. Significant performance enhancements accompany unique features such as SurfaceWatch…

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several aircraft models

March 29, 2018
Aviation
March 29, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several more aircraft models. Intended for qualifying piston single-engine aircraft below 6,000 lbs., the GFC 500 delivers…