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  • 12/17/15 4:38 pm CST
    Aviation
    Garmin is bringing enhanced flight plan filing capabilities to Garmin Pilot, which now incorporates the option to file flight plans directly with Lockheed Martin Flight Services. This results in increased flexibility and instantaneous flight plan delivery when filing flight plans within Garmin Pilot for iOS and Android customers. Additionally, an updated Android user interface leverages the latest Android design concepts to provide pilots with easier access to pertinent information in-flight.more...
  • 12/7/15 6:00 am CST
    Fitness
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that there are now more than 40,000 worldwide golf courses preloaded and available for Approach GPS watch and handheld users. With the addition of these courses, Garmin now offers the most courses of any golfing device on the market. Courses will come preloaded on new Approach units, while current Approach owners will bemore...
  • 12/2/15 3:49 pm CST
    Marine
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that the International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a final determination in the investigation brought by Navico Holdings AS against Garmin. The ITC reversed an earlier decision by an administrative law judge and concluded that first generation Garmin DownVüTM scanning sonar products were too similar to at least one patented aspect of Navico DownScan technology.more...
  • 12/1/15 6:01 pm CST
    Corporate
    SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) board of directors has established December 31, 2015 as the payment date for the next dividend installment of $0.51 per share with a record date of December 15, 2015, per the approval previously provided at the 2015 annual shareholders’ meeting. At the 2015 annual meeting Garmin shareholders, in accordance with Swiss corporate law, approved a cash dividend in the total amount of $2.04 per share (subject to possiblemore...
  • 11/19/15 6:15 am CST
    Marine
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that the International Trade Commission (ITC) issued a final determination in the investigation brought by Johnson Outdoors, Inc. against Garmin. The ITC concluded that first generation Garmin SideVüTM scanning sonar products were too similar to some claims of one of the three patents asserted by Johnson Outdoors. The ITC ordered that these Garmin products bemore...
  • 11/18/15 6:00 am CST
    Aviation

    New GAD 27 pairs with G3X™ Touch to streamline installations and add more capability

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GAD 27, a small, lightweight and solid state integrated controller that provides a solution to many of the typical airframe interfacing needs. With the GAD 27, pilots are provided a consolidated system that would otherwise require multiple adapter modules, which streamlines configuration of their experimental amateur-built (EAB) and light sport aircraft (LSA).more...
  • 11/17/15 6:46 pm CST
    Aviation

    New SurfaceWatch™ joins TerminalTraffic™ and SafeTaxi® technologies to enhance airport situational awareness

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced Terminal Safety Solutions, a unique set of technologies that provide a better state of situational awareness to pilots throughout the airport terminal environment, including SurfaceWatch, TerminalTraffic and SafeTaxi. These safety enhancing tools provide pilots with a clear understanding of their location within the terminal environment relative to traffic on themore...
  • 11/16/15 6:00 am CST
    Marine
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GPS 73, a new low-cost marine handheld designed for mariners who want a simple, rugged, and reliable navigation solution. This easy-to-use handheld is packed with marine-specific features like man overboard (MOB), marine alarms, routing planning, and navigation. New SailAssist has also been added, offering sailing-inspired features like virtual starting line,more...
  • 11/16/15 6:00 am CST
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the selection of the GSX 70, a full-featured solid-state weather radar by Northrop Grumman for the U.S. Air Force fleet of RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned aircraft systems (UAS). Equipped to fly at a maximum altitude of 60,000 feet with an endurance of 32+ hours, the Global Hawk is a high-altitude, long-endurance UAS. The GSX 70 provides operators with real-time weathermore...
  • 11/12/15 6:00 am CST
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced availability and the addition of several popular business aircraft to a comprehensive aircraft model list, which are eligible for Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solutions through select members of the Garmin Authorized Dealer Network. Garmin’s suite of ADS-B solutions address the market’s desire for a cost-effective ADS-B In/Out solution among popularmore...
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