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  • 12/11/14 3:00 pm CST
    Aviation

    GDL 69 and GDL 69A SXM Receivers Bring SiriusXM Datalink Weather and Audio to the Cockpit

    Today, Garmin announces the new GDL 69 and GDL 69A SXM datalink receivers. These new datalink receivers offer access to new weather service packages with lower activation fees, which are made available by SiriusXM and their latest G4 satellite network. The GDL 69A SXM receiver provides both pilots and passengers with SiriusXM Satellite Radio audio in addition to new weather service packages.The GDL 69 and GDL 69A SXM receiver adds to Garmin’s large lineup of datalink weather receivers thatmore...
  • 12/2/14 2:30 pm CST
    Aviation

    Expanded Connext Portfolio Wirelessly Connects Mobile Devices to the Cockpit

    Today, Garmin announces the availability of the Flight Stream 110/210 Bluetooth wireless gateway. Flight Stream enables connectivity and communication between select Garmin avionics and Garmin Pilot on certain iPad/iPhone and Android devices. Flight Stream is Garmin’s latest addition to an expanded Connext portfolio of products and features, offering a true connected cockpit so pilots have easier access to information in flight.  The Flight Stream 210 is compatible with the GTNmore...
  • 11/20/14 6:00 am CST
    Aviation

    Twin Otter and Metroliner Receive Approval for G950 Integrated Flight Deck

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the addition of supplemental type certificate (STC) approval of the G950 Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) in the Metroliner and Twin Otter aircraft, expanding our G950 portfolio to six aircraft models. The G950 solves avionics obsolescence, meets regulatory requirements, improves dispatch reliability and expands the operational life and capabilities of these venerable aircraft.“The G950 upgrade programs provide nextmore...
  • 10/31/14 6:11 am CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) board of directors has established December 31, 2014 as the payment date for the next dividend installment of $0.48 per share with a record date of December 15, 2014, per the approval previously provided at the 2014 annual shareholders’ meeting. At the 2014 annual meeting Garmin shareholders, in accordance with Swiss corporate law, approved a cash dividend in the total amount of $1.92 per share (subject to possiblemore...
  • 10/29/14 6:00 am CDT
    Marine

    Designed to be the most responsive Garmin autopilot on the water

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the new GHP Reactor Autopilot Series. Designed to mount nearly anywhere and in any orientation, the GHP Reactor Autopilot Series sets the standard for performance, ease-of-use and safety while minimizing set up and commissioning time. “We’ve built off the successes and innovations of our previous generationsmore...
  • 10/29/14 6:00 am CDT
    Marine

    Offered in Both Sonar and Non-Sonar Versions

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GPSMAP 7400 and 7600 series of multifunction displays (MFD). Offered in a sonar and non-sonar version, the GPSMAP 7400 and 7600 series is a premier line that streamlines high performance, usability and superior boating features with a renowned interface that makes any time on the water more productive and enjoyablemore...
  • 10/29/14 6:00 am CDT
    Marine
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a new line of echoMAP combination chartplotters that integrates scanning sonar capabilities without the need of an additional sounder black box. Along with a user-friendly interface and built-in cartography, the new echoMAP series proves to be a valuable tool for boaters and anglers of all types.“The new echoMAP units have our precision scanning sonar technology builtmore...
  • 10/29/14 6:00 am CDT
    Marine

    Adds Bird Mode, Dual Radar Support, Improved Sensitivity and More

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced its next generation of open-array digital radars – the GMR™ 424, 624/626 and 1224/1226 xHD2. Continuing to set the standard for open-array radars, the xHD2 series offers brand new features and capabilities that provide better precision, targeting and performance while transmitting power at 4, 6 and 12 kilowatts respectivelymore...
  • 10/29/14 6:00 am CDT
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN – News) today announced results for the quarter ended September 27, 2014. Highlights in the quarter include: Total revenue increased 10% to $706 million in third quarter 2014 with double digit growth in four of five reporting segments Gross and operating profit margins increased from the prior year quarter to 56% and 25%, respectivelymore...
  • 10/28/14 6:00 am CDT
    Aviation

    New GDL 84 Offers Comprehensive, Unobtrusive ADS-B Solution With Benefits of Traffic and Weather

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 84 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink, which is the latest addition to Garmin’s comprehensive lineup of certified ADS-B solutions. The GDL 84 provides an all-inclusive, minimally intrusive solution for aircraft owners looking to satisfy the requirements of NextGen, while providing the benefits offered by ADS-B In without the need tomore...
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