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Garmin® adds the G1000 NXi upgrade for the Embraer Phenom 100

December 10, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced certification of the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade for Embraer’s Phenom 100 business jets equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. The G1000 NXi offers these aircraft owners and operators an array of modern…
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Garmin® revolutionizes the aviation industry with the first Autoland system for general aviation aircraft

October 30, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Autoland autonomous flight technology is designed to land an aircraft when the pilot cannot

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a revolution in general aviation - the first Garmin Autoland system. In the event of an emergency, Autoland will control and land the aircraft without human intervention1. The Autoland system determines the most…
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Garmin® adds G1000 NXi upgrade for the King Air C90

October 23, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced certification of the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade for the King Air C90. With the G1000 NXi, aircraft owners and operators receive a wealth of new features, innovative capabilities and added utility all…
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Garmin® G1000H NXi-equipped Bell 407GXi helicopter achieves IFR certification

September 5, 2019
Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the G1000H® NXi integrated flight deck has received Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) certification. Bell recently achieved this certification in the 407GXi, which gives pilots the flexibility of operating in degraded…

Garmin® to certify GFC 600H helicopter flight control system on the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X

August 20, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Certification of the GFC 600H for the Bell 505 is expected in 2020

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it will certify the GFC™ 600H flight control system for the Bell 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter. The attitude-based (AHRS-derived) flight control system boasts a number of helicopter-tailored features, including attitude…
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Garmin® introduces the GNC 355 GPS/Comm radio with LPV approaches

July 18, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Expanding Garmin’s comprehensive line-up of value-minded GPS solutions for Class I/Class II aircraft

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GNC 355 – a GPS navigator with Localizer Performance with Vertical (LPV) approach guidance, complete with a built-in Comm radio. With the new GNC 355, pilots can take advantage of the benefits of WAAS/SBAS GPS…
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Garmin® TeamX brings new features to the G5 electronic flight instrument and the G3X Touch flight display

July 18, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the addition of new features and enhancements to the G5 electronic flight instrument for certified and experimental aircraft, including the display of outside air temperature (OAT), true airspeed (TAS), winds and more…
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Garmin® announces a new, powerful USB charger for aircraft

July 17, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GSB 15, a small, lightweight USB charger designed for a wide range of aircraft. A single GSB 15 contains two USB ports and supports simultaneous 18W (up to 3A) high-speed charging. The GSB 15 has received Federal…
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Garmin® expands availability of the retrofit G1000 NXi integrated flight deck

July 9, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Cessna 172/182/206 & Beechcraft Bonanza/Baron add to the growing G1000 NXi upgrade portfolio

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the addition of five aircraft eligible for its G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade. Aircraft currently equipped with a WAAS G1000 integrated flight deck that are now eligible for the G1000 NXi include the…
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Garmin® achieves certification of the G5000 integrated flight deck in the Citation Excel/XLS

July 1, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification of the G5000™ integrated flight deck for Textron Aviation’s Citation Excel and Citation XLS. The G5000 integrated avionics suite modernizes the cockpit, significantly reduces operational costs,…