LATEST NEWS: AVIATION

Garmin GWX 80 weather radar image on a Garmin display. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® unveils new, Doppler weather radar with automatic threat analysis for business, commercial and military aircraft

October 4, 2017
Aviation
GWX 80 boasts pilot workload-reducing benefits and aids in situational awareness Textron Aviation selects GWX 80 for Cessna Citation Longitude
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GWX™ 80, a new weather radar that incorporates automated atmospheric threat assessment capabilities to help reduce pilot workload in the cockpit. Intended for business, commercial and…
G600 TXi touchscreen glass flight display. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® reimagines flight displays and engine monitoring solutions

October 4, 2017
Featured Releases, Aviation
G500 TXi, G600 TXi, G700 TXi and EIS TXi, scalable touchscreen solutions that redefine aircraft panel configurations
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the touchscreen G500 TXi, G600 TXi and G700 TXi flight displays, as well as the engine information system (EIS) TXi. Boasting a clean-sheet touchscreen design and vibrant presentation, the…

Garmin Pilot adds synthetic vision to Android mobile devices

July 20, 2017
Aviation
Adds split-screen synthetic vision to both platforms; launches new features and connectivity options
Garmin is pleased to announce several new enhancements and an expanded feature set for the Garmin Pilot application on Apple and Android mobile devices. New for Android, Garmin Pilot customers can now access synthetic vision (SVX), as well as pilot-configurable checklists within the app. Customers…
Dual G5 electronic flight instruments installed in a Cessna 172. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin announces third-party autopilot support for the G5 electronic flight instrument

July 18, 2017
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin is pleased to announce the G5 electronic flight instrument will soon be compatible with a wide-range of third-party autopilots available on the market. Utilizing the new GAD 29B adapter, the G5 directional gyro (DG)/horizontal situation indicator (HSI) can interface with a variety of…
GDL 82 installation diagram (Graphic: Business Wire)

Garmin® introduces another unique, cost-effective solution to ADS-B Out for general aviation

July 18, 2017
Aviation
GDL ® 82 is an economical, easy-to-install, rule-compliant ADS-B Out solution for thousands of aircraft
Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 82 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) datalink, the latest addition to the most comprehensive line-up of certified ADS-B solutions available from Garmin. The GDL 82…
GDL 52 in-flight (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® introduces industry-first, all-in-one portable ADS-B and SiriusXM Aviation receiver

July 18, 2017
Aviation
GDL ® 52 gives thousands of Garmin portables and Garmin Pilot™ subscribers access to premium weather and audio entertainment, traffic, attitude information, GPS position and more
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GDL 52/51, a series of portable receivers that are capable of receiving Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) traffic and weather, as well as SiriusXM Aviation weather1 and…
D2 Charlie aviator watch (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® brings unique style and increased functionality with the next-generation D2™ Charlie aviator watch

July 18, 2017
Aviation
GPS smartwatch adds high-resolution mapping, weather radar overlay and advanced capabilities
Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the D2 Charlie aviator watch, an elegant and functional timepiece that boasts global navigation information, rich and colorful moving maps and a host of connectivity options. Designed with…
GFC 600 autopilot controller (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® unveils revolutionary, cost-effective retrofit autopilots for general aviation aircraft

July 18, 2017
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc. a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GFC 600 and GFC 500, solid state attitude-based (AHRS-derived) autopilots for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. The unique design of these autopilots deliver superior in-flight…
Dual G5 electronic flight instruments installed in a Cessna 172. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin receives STC for the G5 electronic flight instrument as a DG/HSI in certificated aircraft

June 5, 2017
Aviation
G5 is approved for installation in over 650 aircraft models; shipping immediately
Garmin is pleased to announce the approval of the G5 electronic flight instrument for installation as a replacement directional gyro (DG) or horizontal situation indicator (HSI) in type-certificated fixed-wing general aviation aircraft. When paired with select VHF NAV/COMMs or GPS navigators, the…

Garmin® announces EASA approval for the G1000 NXi integrated flight deck

May 23, 2017
Aviation
Aftermarket STC upgrade includes King Air 200/300/350 aircraft models
Garmin is pleased to announce European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the next generation integrated flight deck, the G1000 NXi, in the King Air 200/300/350 aircraft models. Boasting a modernized flight display design with significant performance enhancements, the G1000 NXi incorporates…