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  • 7/26/10 3:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced new and enhanced chart capabilities for the GPSMAP 695/696. This top-of-the-line aviation portable will soon include georeferenced Garmin FliteCharts®. Customers also have the opportunity to immediately subscribe to and receive Garmin’s georeferenced ChartView powered by Jeppesen. “We constantlymore...
  • 7/26/10 3:00 am CDT
    Aviation

    EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show special: Free 30-day trial on iPhone

    OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Digital CycloneSM, Inc., a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced upgrades to its popular Pilot My-Cast℠ by Garmin® app that is available on the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The new features – fuel pricing and approach charts – will be available soon at no additional cost from the iTunes store. “We recognize that the essential information pilots need, likemore...
  • 7/26/10 2:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    OSHKOSH, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the GSR 56 Iridium datalink and GDL 59 data logger and Wi-Fi datalink. These independent systems offer features like worldwide weather, voice communication and data communication. “These systems use two unique transmission methods and are the foundation for Garmin’s next generationmore...
  • 7/21/10 3:00 am CDT
    Aviation

    Electronic Stability and Protection System (Garmin ESP™) Enhances Cockpit Safety

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today that it is developing a new stability augmentation system called Garmin’s Electronic Stability and Protection (Garmin ESP) system. This electronic monitoring and exceedance-correcting technology for G1000 and G3000 integrated flight decks works to assist the pilot in maintaining the aircraft in amore...
  • 7/19/10 4:00 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 integrated flight deck in the Cessna CitationJet (Model 525, serial numbers 0001-0359). This RVSM compliant system will result in approximately 100 pounds of weight savings, and will givemore...
  • 7/1/10 2:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that several G3X™ opportunities await experimental aircraft owners prior to and during the 2010 EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Garmin is offering rebates of up to $3,500 on G3X single and dual screen system purchases made between July 1 and December 31, 2010. G3X engine sensor kitsmore...
  • 5/17/10 11:24 am CDT
    Aviation
    I.D. Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: IDSY), a leading provider of wireless asset management technology, and Garmin International, Inc., a global leader in navigation and communication devices, have entered into a distribution agreement to bring an innovative new airport safety product to the aviation industry. The product—SafeNav™ Powered by Garmin™—is an on-vehicle, GPS-based navigation and alert system designed to provide airport vehicle operators withmore...
  • 4/12/10 8:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced a new bundle pricing program for the GPSMAP 495/496 and GPSMAP 695/696. These new bundled database options will save customers up to 50 percent annually on database updates. “The GPSMAP 296 was our first portable GPS to have multiple databases that could be updated. It was introduced in 2004 and was a breakthroughmore...
  • 2/18/10 4:00 am CST
    Aviation

    G500H All-Glass, Helicopter-Specific PFD and MFD

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced the G500H, an all-glass avionics system designed specifically for the VFR Part 27 helicopter market. The G500H is a derivative of the G600 and G500 for the fixed-wing market, yet the G500H has been optimized for rotorcraft and offers features like helicopter synthetic vision technology (HSVTmore...
  • 2/18/10 4:00 am CST
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a new Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System (HTAWS) for the GNS 430W/530W series navigators. HTAWS is available as an option on newly purchased systems or as a field upgrade for current owners. When added to the GNS 430W/530W navigators, operators will receive graphical and audible alertsmore...
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