LATEST NEWS: AVIATION

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Garmin® announces a new, powerful USB charger for aircraft

July 17, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GSB 15, a small, lightweight USB charger designed for a wide range of aircraft. A single GSB 15 contains two USB ports and supports simultaneous 18W (up to 3A) high-speed charging. The GSB 15 has received Federal…
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Garmin® expands availability of the retrofit G1000 NXi integrated flight deck

July 9, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Cessna 172/182/206 & Beechcraft Bonanza/Baron add to the growing G1000 NXi upgrade portfolio

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the addition of five aircraft eligible for its G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade. Aircraft currently equipped with a WAAS G1000 integrated flight deck that are now eligible for the G1000 NXi include the…
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Garmin® achieves certification of the G5000 integrated flight deck in the Citation Excel/XLS

July 1, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification of the G5000™ integrated flight deck for Textron Aviation’s Citation Excel and Citation XLS. The G5000 integrated avionics suite modernizes the cockpit, significantly reduces operational costs,…
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Garmin® announces turbine engine monitoring and analysis with G600 TXi and G500 TXi

June 26, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

System improves operational efficiency with enhanced insights into aircraft engine performance

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced expanded engine monitoring capability on the G600 TXi/G500 TXi and Engine Indication System (EIS) TXi flight displays to now include single-engine turboprop aircraft. Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine display…
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Garmin ® celebrates first flight of G3000 in a supersonic tactical aircraft

April 24, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), recently celebrated the maiden flight of a Garmin integrated flight deck in a supersonic F-5 fighter aircraft. In just under six months, Tactical Air Support, Inc. (Tactical Air) completed the engineering…
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Garmin ® receives EASA approval of the GFC 500 autopilot for aircraft in Europe

April 11, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) approval of the retrofit GFC™ 500 autopilot for fixed-wing general aviation aircraft in Europe. Delivering superior…

Garmin ® demonstrates datalink weather broadcast for pilots in Germany

April 3, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Offers datalink weather for appropriately equipped aircraft flying in and around Friedrichshafen

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the availability of datalink weather broadcast through a technology demonstration in Friedrichshafen, Germany (EDNY). Using a ground-based Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) that is…
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Garmin ® certifies G3X Touch for single-engine piston aircraft

March 25, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Provides new scalable, entry-level integrated flight displays for nearly 500 certified aircraft

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the certification of the G3X Touch™ flight display for hundreds of certificated aircraft. The G3X Touch offers a variety of scalable panel configurations and a superior feature set that…
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Garmin ® introduces the GTX 335D and GTX 345D ADS-B diversity transponders

March 25, 2019
Aviation
Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GTX™ 335D and GTX 345D, two diversity transponders that provide optimal Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Out coverage and visibility while operating throughout the…
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Garmin ® introduces the GPS 175 and GNX 375 – compelling navigators offering WAAS/LPV approaches and optional integrated ADS-B In/Out

March 25, 2019
Featured Releases, Aviation

Entry-level two-inch WAAS GPS navigators also offer wireless connectivity and more

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GPS 175 and GNX™ 375 GPS navigators with Localizer Performance with Vertical guidance (LPV) approach capability. Pilots receive the benefits of high-integrity WAAS/SBAS GPS guidance in…