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Jul
21
2020

GARMIN® RECEIVES EASA APPROVAL OF THE G3X TOUCH FLIGHT DISPLAY IN SINGLE-ENGINE PISTON AIRCRAFT

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OLATHE, Kan. July 21, 2020 – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification of the G3X Touch™ flight display for hundreds of single-engine certificated aircraft. The G3X Touch offers a variety of scalable panel configurations and a superior feature set that includes wireless connectivity and synthetic vision as standard, as well as advanced features such as display redundancy, advanced autopilot compatibility, engine monitoring and more.

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Jul
15
2020

GARMIN® UNVEILS G500 TXI and G600 TXI FLIGHT DISPLAY ENHANCEMENTS

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OLATHE, Kan./July 15, 2020/– Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced G500 TXi and G600 TXi flight display enhancements that bring more capability to cockpit upgrades. Cirrus SR20/SR22 aircraft equipped with either legacy Avidyne flight displays or original flight instruments can now upgrade to the G500 TXi to display engine information. Additional enhancements to the TXi flight display series include DFC90 autopilot compatibility, new multi-function display (MFD) configurations, the display of additional engine parameters such as percent power and more. GFC™ 500 autopilot support is also expected for SR22/SR22T aircraft later this year. Also new, the Piper PA46-500TP Malibu Meridian is compatible with the Engine Indication System (EIS) on the G500 TXi & G600 TXi flight displays.

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Jul
14
2020

GARMIN® CONTINUES TO TRANSFORM THE INDUSTRY WITH GROWING PORTFOLIO OF AUTOPILOT AIRCRAFT APPROVALS

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OLATHE, Kan./July 14, 2020/Business Wire – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it continues to roll out autopilot aircraft approvals at an increasing rate for the GFC™ 500 and GFC 600 autopilots. Several popular aircraft such as the Bonanza B36TC, Cessna T210, Cessna 421C and Piper PA-46 are among the latest additions to a growing list of aircraft approvals, allowing these aircraft owners to experience the superior benefits of a modern Garmin autopilot.

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Jul
14
2020

GARMIN® GI 275 ADDS GFC 500 AUTOPILOT COMPATIBILITY

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OLATHE, Kan./July 14, 2020/Business Wire – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GI 275 electronic flight instrument can now be interfaced with the GFC™ 500 autopilot to deliver superior in-flight performance and added redundancy when multiple GI 275’s are installed in an aircraft. In addition to GFC 500 compatibility, the GI 275 can serve as a replacement attitude indicator and/or horizontal situation indicator (HSI) to legacy Century II/III autopilots. Additional features of the latest GI 275 upgrade include the display of outside air temperature, groundspeed, true airspeed and wind on the attitude indicator, as well as data field enhancements on the multi-function display (MFD) page.

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Jul
07
2020

GARMIN® EXPANDS G1000 NXI INTEGRATED FLIGHT DECK UPGRADE PORTFOLIO TO INCLUDE THE EMBRAER PHENOM 300

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OLATHE, Kan./July 7, 2020 – Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced certification of the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade for the Embraer Phenom 300 business jet equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck. The G1000 NXi boasts an array of modern features, including wireless connectivity, SurfaceWatch™ runway monitoring technology, visual approach guidance, HSI map and more. The displays also preserve the same mechanical footprint and harness connections so time to complete the G1000 NXi upgrade is minimized.

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Jul
06
2020

GARMIN® GI 275 ELECTRONIC FLIGHT INSTRUMENT CDI/MFD READY FOR HELICOPTER INSTALLATIONS

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OLATHE, Kan./July 6, 2020/Business Wire – Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced that the GI 275 electronic flight instrument is ready for installation in select Part 27 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-registered helicopters via Field Approval. The GI 275 has completed stringent helicopter vibration and temperature testing, demonstrating it can withstand the harsh operating environments encountered by helicopters. Initial variants approved for installation include the course deviation indicator (CDI), radar altimeter display and the multi-function display (MFD) versions of the GI 275. Follow-on approval of the GI 275 as a replacement for the attitude indicator and horizontal situation indicator (HSI) via STC is expected in Q4 2020.

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Jun
09
2020

Garmin Pilot adds configurable document viewer, night mode and more

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OLATHE, Kan. – Garmin is pleased to announce the addition of new features to the Garmin Pilot app on Apple mobile devices. New enhancements to the document viewer allow customers to configure folders so they can more easily organize documents such as pilot’s guides, cockpit reference guides and more, within the app. Additional features include the display of elevation information in the radial menu, night mode on approach charts, the option to print the navigation log and more.

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May
28
2020

Garmin issues statement concerning the protection of aviation radio altimeters against prospective 5G network

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Garmin International, Inc. today announced that it has joined a broad aviation industry coalition in urging the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reconsider its Report and Order to repurpose C-band frequency spectrum nearby to the frequency band that is used by safety-critical FAA- certified radio altimeters, including Garmin’s GRA 5500 and GRA 55. Radio altimeters are essential to safe airplane and helicopter operations, allowing pilots to safely land and avoid terrain, particularly during poor weather conditions and low visibility. The industry coalition is working to ensure radio altimeters are appropriately protected from prospective flexible-use applications, including 5G operations.

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Mar
13
2020

Garmin® receives On-Time Delivery award from Airbus Helicopters

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OLATHE, Kan. — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced it received the 2019 On-Time Delivery award by Airbus Helicopters at the North American Supplier Conference in Grand Prairie, Texas. Garmin was recently recognized with this award for its efficient performance related to product delivery. Garmin avionics are currently available as standard on select Airbus Helicopters, including the H125, H130, H135 and H145.

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Jan
21
2020

FLIGHTSAFETY TEXTRON AVIATION TRAINING SELECTED AS THE EXCLUSIVE TRAINING PROVIDER FOR GARMIN G5000-EQUIPPED CESSNA CITATION EXCEL AND CITATION XLS AIRCRAFT

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NEW YORK – FlightSafety Textron Aviation Training has been selected as the exclusive training provider for Garmin G5000-equipped Cessna Citation Excel and Citation XLS aircraft.

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