Garmin updates G500

Garmin has updated its G500/G600 flight displays. Software version 6.21 enables a number of capabilities, including:

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Garmin updates GLO

Garmin reports that GLO and GLO for Aviation now both offer additional capabilities with the most recent software update. Originally, GLO could provide GPS data to just one device, such as an iPad, iPhone, or Android tablet via Bluetooth. With the latest software update, GLO can now Bluetooth to four devices, simultaneously.

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Garmin offers G5000 eLearning course

Garmin has launched interactive, web-based pilot training for the G5000 integrated flight deck.

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PilotWorkshops releases Garmin GTN manuals

PilotWorkshops has released its “Pilot-Friendly” GPS Manuals for the Garmin GTN 650 and GTN 750 units.

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#NBAA13: Garmin offers new weather pricing, position reporting service

LAS VEGAS — At this week’s National Business Aviation Association convention Garmin unveiled new worldwide weather pricing plans, as well as a new position reporting service.

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#NBAA13: Garmin enhances GTN capability

LAS VEGAS — At the National Business Aviation Association convention, Garmin unveiled expanded capabilities and new features for the GTN series. With the latest software, pilots have access to optional Class A TAWS, ADS-B out compatibility with select third-party transponders, and scheduled message alerting.

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Garmin D2 Pilot Watch at Aircraft Spruce

Now available at Aircraft Spruce is the new Garmin D2 Pilot Watch, which has GPS capability and a worldwide airport database that feature Garmin’s signature direct-to and nearest functions.

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Garmin debuts D2 GPS watch for pilots

OLATHE, Kan. — Garmin has introduced a GPS watch designed specifically for aviators. D2’s features include Garmin’s signature direct-to and nearest navigation functions, as well as a built-in altimeter with adjustable baro setting, altitude alerting capabilities, display of both local and Zulu/UTC time, and the ability to integrate with the Garmin Pilot app, VIRB action camera, and more.

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Garmin avionics for experimental aircraft now at Sporty’s

Sporty’s Pilot Shop and its on-site avionics shop, Cincinnati Avionics, have partnered to offer the complete line of Garmin panel-mount avionics for experimental aircraft.

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Kestrel to fly with Garmin

OSHKOSH — The Garmin G3000 avionics suite has been chosen as the launch avionics platform for the Kestrel Aircraft, currently in development, company officials announced at this week’s AirVenture.

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