Press Release

Garmin® Introduces FliteLevel Extended Warranty™ for G1000®

October 6, 2008 3:27 PM EDT

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today extended warranty coverage for the G1000. Garmin’s FliteLevel Extended Warranty offers complete system wide maintenance protection for everything from cockpit displays to remote LRU’s, and is designed to give owners comprehensive protection against unexpected product failures when their standard two-year factory warranty expires.

“FliteLevel gives owners peace of mind and helps them avoid unscheduled downtime, service costs and headaches,” said Matt Harrah, Garmin’s director of aviation product support.

With various fixed price coverage plans to chose from, owners can evaluate their needs and budget and enroll in the plan that best meets their requirements. Plan options include those where Garmin covers local shop labor and replacement charges, or LRU exchanges and flat-rate factory repair fees only. FliteLevel also includes Garmin’s LRU exchange program, which ensures a quick replacement of faulty “black box” remote units, should one ever occur.

FliteLevel is available through OEMs and Garmin authorized service centers, depending on the airframe manufacturer. It is supported by Garmin’s global network of Authorized Sales and Service outlets that are based at hundreds of worldwide locations. Service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and includes AOG emergency service. Garmin’s FliteLevel service is fully transferable if during the warranty period the aircraft is sold to a new owner.

About Garmin International Inc.

Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation. Since 1989, this group of companies has designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation, communication and information devices and applications – most of which are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive, mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in the Cayman Islands, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom at or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200. Garmin and G1000 are registered trademarks, and FliteLevel Extended Warranty is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

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This release includes forward-looking statements regarding Garmin Ltd. and its business. All statements regarding the company’s future product introductions are forward-looking statements. Such statements are based on management's current expectations. The forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in this release may not occur and actual results could differ materially as a result of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting Garmin, including, but not limited to, the risk factors listed in the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 29, 2007, filed by Garmin with the Securities and Exchange Commission (Commission file number 0-31983). A copy of Garmin’s Form 10-K can be downloaded at No forward-looking statement can be guaranteed. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date on which they are made and Garmin undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events, or otherwise.