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Garmin® introduces the G3000H integrated flight deck to the Part 27 VFR/IFR turbine helicopter market

May 23, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the G3000H, an IFR-capable integrated flight deck specifically designed for Part 27 turbine helicopters. The forward-fit G3000H offers a number of features, including WAAS/SBAS, ILS approach…

SUN-AIR of Scandinavia A/S, franchisee of British Airways, selects the G5000 integrated flight deck

May 23, 2018
Aviation
Garmin announces EASA approval of the G5000 in the Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP
May 23, 2018 – Garmin is pleased to announce it has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the G5000 integrated flight deck for the Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP aircraft. The G5000 modernizes the cockpit, increases aircraft utility, offers significant weight savings and…

Garmin Pilot iOS incorporates new weather features, airspace alerting and more

May 9, 2018
Aviation
May 9, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of new features to the Garmin Pilot application for Apple mobile devices. Just in time for the Spring flying season, Garmin Pilot 9.3 incorporates several new weather enhancements that aid in identifying storm cell movement and icing levels,…

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 600 autopilot in the Baron 58 and Cessna 340 aircraft models

April 26, 2018
Aviation
April 26, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) for the GFC 600 autopilot for the Baron 58/58A (1984 model year or later) and Cessna 340/340A aircraft. Intended for high performance piston single/twin-engine…

Garmin announces the G1000 NXi upgrade for the Phenom 100/300 business jets

April 6, 2018
Aviation
April 6, 2018— Garmin is pleased to announce another addition to its portfolio of G1000 NXi integrated flight deck upgrades to now include the Embraer Phenom 100 and Phenom 300 equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. Significant performance enhancements accompany unique features such as SurfaceWatch…

Garmin receives approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several aircraft models

March 29, 2018
Aviation
March 29, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Supplemental Type Certification (STC) approval for the GFC 500 autopilot in several more aircraft models. Intended for qualifying piston single-engine aircraft below 6,000 lbs., the GFC 500 delivers…

GFC 500-equipped Cessna 172 embarking on US Tour

March 29, 2018
Aviation
March 29, 2018 - Garmin is pleased to announce the aviation team will be conducting customer in-flight demo’s with the GFC 500 digital autopilot. Throughout the month of April, Garmin will be visiting select locations throughout the Midwest and Southeastern U.S., offering demonstration flights of…

Garmin® completes first flight of the newly retrofitted Citation XLS featuring the G5000® integrated flight deck

March 8, 2018
Featured Releases, Aviation
March 8, 2018 – Garmin today celebrated the maiden flight of the first retrofitted Citation XLS featuring the G5000 integrated flight deck. This marks a significant milestone toward completion of the G5000 upgrade for the Citation Excel and Citation XLS. The G5000 integrated avionics suite brings…

Garmin announces FAA and EASA approval and begins shipment of the G500 TXi and G600 TXi

March 7, 2018
Aviation
Garmin is pleased to announce it has received Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval and has begun initial shipments of the G500 TXi and G600 TXi flight displays. Boasting a clean-sheet touchscreen design and vibrant presentation, the TXi family…

Garmin® grows Connext® wireless cockpit connectivity portfolio

March 6, 2018
Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced an expanded Connext ecosystem that now includes the FltPlan.com website and the FltPlan Go app on Apple and Android mobile devices. With compatible Garmin avionics1, pilots can simply…