LATEST NEWS: AVIATION

G500H TXi flight display (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® announces certification of the G500H TXi flight displays

January 3, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification and availability of the G500H TXi touchscreen flight display for normal category VFR helicopters. The G500H TXi features a vastly expanded feature…
2018 Supplier of Excellence Award - Garmin; U.S. Army UH-72A Lakota Helicopter (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® awarded supplier of the year by Airbus Helicopters

December 4, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it received the 2018 Supplier of Excellence Award by Airbus Helicopters at the North American Supplier Conference in Grand Prairie, Texas. Garmin was recently…

Garmin® announces new 2019 aviation training events

November 14, 2018
Aviation
November 14, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce expanded pilot training opportunities for 2019 to include additional classes throughout the United States and more instructor-led courses. These training classes are available for the G3X Touch, GTN 650/750 touchscreen navigator series, the G500 TXi…
GFC 600 autopilot controller (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin GFC 500 and GFC 600 autopilots approved for additional aircraft models

November 14, 2018
Aviation
November 14, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) in several aircraft models for the GFC 500 and GFC 600 autopilots. The GFC 500 and GFC 600 deliver superior in-flight characteristics, self-monitoring…

Garmin announces year-end aviation webinars

November 6, 2018
Aviation
Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of several aviation webinars through the end of the year. Ranging from Garmin Pilot tips and tricks, cost-effective autopilot upgrades to low-cost avionics solutions, these free webinars offer pilots and customers with a broad overview of the latest Garmin…

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…
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 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,…