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  • 3/24/15 4:05 pm CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin is pleased to announce new capabilities and enhanced operational benefits for the King Air C90 aircraft, which are made available through the latest software upgrade.  This latest update offers new features including, NextGen components such as Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) compliance, user-defined holding patterns and the approval of optional equipment, which expands global operational capability.New enhancements offer King Air C90 owners and operators themore...
  • 3/20/15 1:09 pm CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin is pleased to announce the Connext wireless cockpit ecosystem is now supported by the G3X Touch. Customers who have incorporated G3X Touch into their experimental amateur-built or light sport aircraft (LSA), can now take advantage of wireless connectivity between select compatible Garmin avionics and Garmin Pilot on an iPad/iPhone and certain Android mobile devices. Depending on each individual installation, Connext supports the wireless transfer of flight plans and can share weather,more...
  • 3/17/15 4:33 pm CDT
    Aviation
    Garmin is pleased to announce the availability of an online GTN Essential eLearning course. This self-paced course goes beyond the Pilot’s Guide to help pilots maximize the benefits provided to them by the GTN 650/750 touchscreen avionics series. The GTN eLearning course provides pilots with a comprehensive overview of the GTN 650/750, which is perfect for any pilot whether they have an introductory, intermediate or advanced level of understanding and experience with the GTN touchscreen seriesmore...
  • 3/12/15 6:00 am CDT
    Aviation

    And Offers Generous Rebates For Select Vantage Solutions

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today unveiled Garmin Vantage, a family of existing Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solutions designed to exceed the needs of aircraft owners and operators around the world. These ADS-B solutions serve a diverse number of aircraft and their operators, including experimental, general aviation, helicopter, business and transport category aircraft. Garmin Vantagemore...
  • 3/11/15 6:00 am CDT
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the availability of Electronic Stability and Protection (ESP-X) technology for aircraft using Garmin’s G3X autopilot servos. This electronic monitoring and stability augmentation system works to assist the pilot in maintaining the aircraft in a stable flight condition. Available for the first time in this market, ESP-X functions independently of Garmin’s G3Xmore...
  • 2/27/15 2:34 pm CST
    Aviation

    Most Advanced, Best Priced, All-in-One ADS-B Solution 

    Garmin is pleased to announce that initial orders of the GDL 84, the latest addition to Garmin’s comprehensive lineup of certified ADS-B solutions, began shipping on Tuesday, February 10th. The GDL 84 provides an all-inclusive option for owners looking to satisfy the requirements of NextGen, while providing the benefits offered by ADS-B In without the need to significantly modify the panel of the aircraft. For $3,995, the GDL 84 comes complete with an integrated WAAS GPS, installation kit,more...
  • 2/27/15 2:32 pm CST
    Aviation

    GI 205 Stand-Alone Indicator and GRA 55 Radar Altimeter Offer Best-in-Class, Complete Solution for the Latest Part 135 Operating Requirements

    Garmin is pleased to announce the availability of the GI 205 stand-alone radar altimeter display, which is included in a comprehensive, best-in-class bundle. Owners and operators are offered an all-in-one and timely solution to satisfy the April 24, 2017 Part 135 helicopter operating requirements set forth by the FAA last year. This radar altimeter package includes the all-digital GRA 55 radar altimeter sensor, GI 205 radar altimeter indicator and two antennas for an introductory price of $11,more...
  • 2/26/15 6:00 am CST
    Aviation

    New GDL® 84H and GDL 88H Offer On Scene Mode, TerminalTraffic™ and More

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 84H and GDL 88H Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink. Helicopter owners and operators are offered added safety benefits with the GDL 84H and GDL 88H, which meet equipage requirements for ADS-B Out while receiving ADS-B In traffic and weather on a mobile device or compatible display in the cockpit. Industry leading ADS-B In technologymore...
  • 2/24/15 6:00 am CST
    Aviation

    Gulfstream Selects Garmin ADS-B Out Solution for the G200 Business Jet

    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the selection and certification of a Garmin Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) solution by Gulfstream for the G200 business jet. The Garmin GTX 3000 Mode S Extended Squitter (ES) transponder and GDL® 88 ADS-B datalink combine to fulfill global ADS-B requirements which meet the stringent demands of a variety of aircraft types. This versatile ADS-Bmore...
  • 2/10/15 1:44 pm CST
    Aviation
    OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a sponsorship of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship, including serving as the official action camera sponsor and competing in the series as Garmin Racing. The sponsorship kicks-off February 13 at the championship’s inaugural event in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, where Garmin Racing pilot Pete McLeod will begin his run for the title. This globalmore...
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