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:

Corrected charts for approaches at Hilton Head (KHXD), Hilton Head, SC

28 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / FliteCharts /

Garmin FliteCharts Alert published April 28, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

Incorrect placement of the FATKO waypoint for departures at Van Nuys (VNY), Van Nuys, CA

27 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / FliteCharts /

Garmin FliteCharts Alert published April 27, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

SKVG - Cananguchal

27 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alerts published April 19 and April 26, 2017 for cycles 1704 1705 … View complete alert.

Erroneous coordinates for HAPLY waypoint in Garmin Pilot

27 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

FAA Navigation Data database alert published April 27, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

Incorrect Airspace Boundaries in Norway VFR Chart data

26 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / IFR/VFR Charts /

Garmin IFR/VFR Charts Alert published April 26, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

FKKD - Douala

26 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 26, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

ZHCC - Xinzheng

26 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 26, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

AYNZ - Nadzab

26 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 26, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

ZSPD - Pudong - Alert #2

25 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 25, 2017 for cycle 1705 … View complete alert.

ZSPD - Pudong

21 April 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 21, 2017 for cycle 1705. Garmin did not receive re-processed data as mentioned in this alert, so its avionics are confirmed to be affected. … View complete alert.