Aviation Alerts and Advisories

Aviation alerts and advisories are published to advise owners/operators of important information regarding the fidelity and usability of an aviation product or database; the serviceability of a Garmin product; or to notify owners/operators of an applicable aviation service bulletin.

ADS-B Service Alerts are published to notify owners/operators of ADS-B outages and service limitations.

Aviation Database Alerts are published to advise owners/operators of significant issues with aviation database content that may affect flight operations or safety. Alerts of this type are categorized by the database type they affect, such as FliteCharts, Navigation, Obstacles, SafeTaxi, and Terrain. Navigation Alerts encompass both Alerts generated internally by Garmin, as well as Alerts generated by our data suppliers, such as Jeppesen. The corresponding links to the right can be used to view Database Alerts of only a certain type. Alternatively, all Alerts regardless of type can be viewed by using the Aviation Database Alerts link. Owners/operators may contact Garmin Aviation Product Support for more information on how their particular system is affected by an Alert. For additional information, see Jeppesen's NavData Alerts site or the FAA's AeroNav Products Safety Alerts site.

Service Advisories are published to advise owners/operators of important information concerning unit operations and/or handling that may or may not involve safety. Garmin encourages its owners/operators to contact their avionics dealer or their company's field-service engineering staff with any questions or concerns regarding these advisories.

Service Alerts are published to advise owners/operators of time critical safety information related to the serviceability or operation of a Garmin product. Garmin encourages its owners/operators to contact their avionics dealer or their company's field-service engineering staff with any questions or concerns regarding these alerts.

Service Document Notifications are published to notify owners/operators of an applicable service document that has been distributed to Garmin dealers and distributors.


Latest Alerts:

UPDATED - Turn direction on turns greater than 175°

7 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData and Garmin Navigation Data Alert published November 22, 2016, and updated December 7, 2016, for cycle 1612 … View complete alert.

KMCF - MacDill AFB

6 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published December 6, 2016 for cycles 1612 1613 … View complete alert.

OEJN - King Abdulaziz Intl

6 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published December 2, 2016 for cycle 1613 … View complete alert.

TNCB - West Three Arrival (Garmin Navigation Database)

1 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published December 1, 2016 for cycles 1612 and 1613. Download 16-46 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

Saudi Arabia - Airway L/UL 883

1 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 29, 2016 for cycle 1613 … View complete alert.

MTPP - Haiti (Garmin Navigation Database)

30 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published November 21, 2016 for cycle 1612 and going forward until an amendment is received from Haiti. Download 16-42 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

RPVE - Godofredo P. Ramos

28 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 28, 2016 for cycle 1613 … View complete alert.

SECOND UPDATE - SKBO - Eldorado Intl

28 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert originally published November 16, 2016, and updated November 22 and November 28, 2016, for cycles 1612 1613 … View complete alert.

KVGT and KGGG - Incorrect Missed Approach and Turn Direction Data (Garmin Navigation Database)

28 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published November 23, 2016 for cycles 1612 and 1613. Download 16-45 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

EDPR - Donauworth

28 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 28, 2016 for cycle 1613 … View complete alert.