LATEST NEWS: MARINE

Garmin's new 2017 networking chartplotters and combination models are an addition to its popular GPSMAP product line – the GPSMAP 7x2/9x2 touchscreen chartplotters and the GPSMAP 10x2/12x2 keyed chartplotters. (Photo: Business Wire)

Garmin® updates its popular GPSMAP® offerings, introduces new touchscreen and keyed chartplotter/combo units

November 2, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the addition of several new networking chartplotters and combination models to its popular GPSMAP product line – the GPSMAP 7x2/9x2 touchscreen chartplotters and the GPSMAP 10x2/12x2…

Garmin® introduces Panoptix PS51-TH FrontVü transducer

November 2, 2016
Marine
Premium forward-looking sonar displays the bottom in real time
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the Panoptix™ Forward PS51-TH, a new phased-array multibeam thru-hull mount transducer that adds premium FrontVü™ forward looking sonar to help cruisers avoid running aground1.…

Garmin® debuts new VHF 110 and VHF 200 AIS marine radios

November 2, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the VHF 110 and VHF 210 AIS, two new powerful VHF radios designed for both OEM and aftermarket applications. Featuring an updated industrial design and sleek aesthetics, these radios were…

Garmin® dominates NMEA awards with eight honors, including Manufacturer of the Year

September 27, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that for the second year in a row, it received the honor of being the most recognized company in the marine electronics field for its support of products in the field by the National Marine…

Garmin® responds to misleading statements from Navico in the ITC patent investigation

August 29, 2016
Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced its response to a modified order by the International Trade Commission (ITC) on August 18, 2016, in the long-running investigation brought by Navico Holdings AS against Garmin. The modified…

Garmin® introduces Quickdraw Community, an online community of free user-generated map data

July 12, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced Quickdraw Community, a free online user-generated platform where users can share and browse HD mapping content, and download the data free of charge to enhance and supplement existing Garmin…

Garmin® announces gWind Wireless 2 Transducer for sailors

July 7, 2016
Marine
Easy-to-install solution available in new GNX Wind and Sail Pack bundles
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced the gWind™ Wireless 2 Transducer, a new easy-to-install wind solution for masts up to 50 feet that wirelessly sends essential wind data to GNX™ Wind instruments or a compatible Garmin GPSMAP…

Garmin® pros dominate 2016 Walmart FLW Tour season standings

June 29, 2016
Marine
Team Garmin anglers take home Angler and Rookie of the Year titles
June 29, 2016 – Garmin International is proud to announce that five of its professional marine anglers – Andy Morgan, Chris Johnston, Stetson Blaylock, Scott Martin and Mark Rose – finished in the top ten in the 2016 Walmart FLW Tour Angler of the Year (AOY) standings after the Tour finale on Lake…

Garmin® selected as Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing

April 28, 2016
Marine
April 28, 2016 – Garmin International Inc. today announced that is has been selected as a Technical Supplier of Artemis Racing, one of the six professional sailing teams competing for the coveted 35th America’s Cup. Artemis Racing will not only use Garmin marine electronics on its fleet of support…
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Garmin® anglers Jason Christie and Greg Hackney claim top-10 finishes at the world’s most prestigious bass angling event

March 9, 2016
Featured Releases, Marine
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that two of its marine pro team anglers, Jason Christie and Greg Hackney, placed second and tenth respectively at the 2016 GEICO Bassmaster Classic, commonly referred to as the world…