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  • 4/16/09 8:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that Piper Aircraft, Inc. has certified the all-glass, fully-integrated G1000 avionics suite for the Piper Meridian, a powerful six-seat single-engine turboprop aircraft. Initial deliveries of Piper Meridian aircraft with G1000 avionics are expected to begin immediately. “We aremore...
  • 4/3/09 8:11 am CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd., the global leader in satellite navigation, and TECNAM Aircraft announced today that TECNAM Aircraft has selected the Garmin G950 and G600 as optional avionics for the P2006T and P2002 JF and P2002 JR, respectively. This announcement was made in conjunction with the Aero Friedrichshafen trade show, April 2-5, 2009. The twin engine P2006T with G950 avionics and single engine P2002 JF and P2002 JRmore...
  • 3/31/09 11:15 am CDT
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that it has been selected by Cirrus Aircraft as the avionics provider for the innovative new Cirrus Vision SF50, a single-engine personal jet. “We are very pleased that Cirrus has selected Garmin avionics for the Vision,” said Gary Kelley, Garmin’s vice president of marketing.more...
  • 3/16/09 3:00 pm CDT
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted supplemental type certification (STC) for the G1000 avionics suite in the King Air 200 and B200. “We’ve gone to great lengths to make sure customers who upgrade to this panel have the same leading edge technologies theymore...
  • 1/22/09 1:00 am CST
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the GDU 370 and GDU 375, full function multi-function displays (MFDs) developed for the light sport retrofit and experimental aircraft markets. The non-certified GDU 370 and GDU 375 are based on Garmin’s popular portable GPSMAP 695 and GPSMAP 696, and are designed to be networked with othermore...
  • 12/18/08 6:00 am CST
    Aviation

    NextGen Transponder for the NextGen System

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that it has received the FAA’s TSO-C166a authorization for the GTX 330 and GTX 33 transponders with 1090 MHz Extended Squitter (ES) transmission capabilities. Garmin is the first in the industry to receive TSO-C166a authorization for a general aviation transponder, and this newly certifiedmore...
  • 11/13/08 7:00 am CST
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that it has received Organization Designation Authorization (ODA) from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The ODA designation permits Garmin to conduct certain activities on behalf of the FAA, such as the authority to issue Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) approving installations of Garmin avionics inmore...
  • 10/30/08 4:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the GPSMAP® 695 and GPSMAP 696, a new series of portable aviation navigation devices. As Garmin’s new flagship portable aviation product, the GPSMAP 696 incorporates the popular aviation features of the GPSMAP 496 while also adding new capabilities such as airways, electronic charts andmore...
  • 10/6/08 2:27 pm CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today extended warranty coverage for the G1000. Garmin’s FliteLevel Extended Warranty offers complete system wide maintenance protection for everything from cockpit displays to remote LRU’s, and is designed to give owners comprehensive protection against unexpected product failures when their standard two-year factory warrantymore...
  • 10/6/08 2:25 pm CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the King Air Platinum Package for King Air C90, 200 and B200 owners who place an order for the retrofit G1000 integrated flight deck by November 30, 2008. The Platinum Package gives a substantial savings on the most popular G1000 options: Synthetic Vision Technology (SVT), Garmin Chartview™ that displays Jeppesen charts,more...
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