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Garmin ® announces an all-new Forerunner ® series with GPS running smartwatches created for all runners

April 30, 2019
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Wearables

Feature-packed lineup of 5 new watches provides an array of options – from music and workouts to advanced training features and mapping

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a new Forerunner lineup that brings integrated music capabilities, full-color mapping, and advanced training, safety and tracking features1 to its popular GPS running smartwatches.
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Garmin® named one of America’s Top 5 Best Employers in Forbes 2019 rankings

April 25, 2019
Featured Releases, Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) today announced that Forbes recognized Garmin as one of America’s Best Employers in 2019 for the third consecutive year. Garmin ranked No. 5 in the large employers category, up from No. 37 in the prior year. The list of honorees was…

Train year-round with updated bike speed and cadence sensors from Garmin®

April 24, 2019
Sports & Fitness
Garmin International, Inc., today announced its new bike Speed Sensor 2 and Cadence Sensor 2 wireless sensors that encourage cyclists to train year-round by monitoring their speed, distance and pedaling cadence while on a ride. Even further, these new sensors are equipped with ANT+® and BLE that…
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Introducing the Edge ® 530 and Edge 830 – GPS cycling computers from Garmin ® with advanced mapping, safety features and dynamic performance insights

April 24, 2019
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the Edge 530 and Edge 830 – its latest performance GPS cycling computers that combine new dynamic performance insights, cycling safety features1 and advanced mapping…
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Garmin ® celebrates first flight of G3000 in a supersonic tactical aircraft

April 24, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), recently celebrated the maiden flight of a Garmin integrated flight deck in a supersonic F-5 fighter aircraft. In just under six months, Tactical Air Support, Inc. (Tactical Air) completed the engineering…
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Garmin ® receives EASA approval of the GFC 500 autopilot for aircraft in Europe

April 11, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the retrofit GFC™ 500 autopilot for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft in Europe. Delivering superior…

Introducing the Garmin ® Connect IQ app, an all-in-one store for device personalization and content management

April 10, 2019
Featured Releases, Wearables
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the new Connect IQ™ app – an all-in-one store where customers can personalize their compatible Garmin wearable and cycling computers by downloading free apps, widgets, watch…
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Garmin ® bolsters advanced RV-dedicated GPS navigation with the introduction of the RV 780

April 10, 2019
Automotive, Featured Releases
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the new RV 780 GPS navigator, specifically designed for RV and camping enthusiasts to create experiences one campground at a time. The RV 780 navigator offers a 6.95-inch high-…

Garmin ® demonstrates datalink weather broadcast for pilots in Germany

April 3, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Offers datalink weather for appropriately equipped aircraft flying in and around Friedrichshafen

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the availability of datalink weather broadcast through a technology demonstration in Friedrichshafen, Germany (EDNY). Using a ground-based Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) that is…

Garmin ® completes acquisition of Tacx

April 2, 2019
Featured Releases, Sports & Fitness, Corporate
Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Tacx Onroerend en Roerend Goed B.V (“Tacx”), a privately-held Dutch company that designs and manufactures indoor bike trainers, tools and accessories, as well as indoor training software…