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:

Airway UT-21, Mexico (Garmin Navigation Database)

5 January 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published January 5, 2017 for cycle 1701. Download 17-02 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

KVGT, Nevada - BLD1 SID Incorrect Turn Direction (Garmin Navigation Database)

5 January 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published January 5, 2017 for cycle 1701. Download 17-01 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

RPLC - Diosdado Macapagal Intl, RPLI - Laoag Intl, RPMR - Tambler Intl

5 January 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published January 5, 2017 for cycle 1701 … View complete alert.

HAAB/ADD - Bole Intl

5 January 2017  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published January 4, 2017 for cycle 1701 … View complete alert.

Service Alert 1681: Garmin Navigation Database Cycles 1612 and 1613 at Airport KGGG

3 January 2017  / Service Alerts /

PRODUCTS AFFECTED:Garmin G900X, G950, G1000, Cirrus PerspectiveTM, Embraer ProdigyTM, G2000, G3000, G5000, Embraer Prodigy Touch, GTN 6XX/7XX, and GNS 400W/500W systems using Garmin Navigation Database cycles 1612 and 1613 are affected. ISSUE:Garmin… View complete alert.

US Hi Enroute Changes to Oceanic Control Areas

30 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / IFR/VFR Charts /

Garmin IFR/VFR Charts Alert published December 29, 2016 for cycle 1701 Download IFR-VFRChartsDataAlert_2016_12_29_ocean_ctrl… View complete alert.

CYXL, Ontario - Incorrect Procedure Data (Garmin Navigation Database)

22 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published December 21, 2016 for cycles 1613 and 1701. Download 16-48-CYXL-Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

MYES, Bahamas - Airport coordinates (Garmin Navigation Database)

22 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published December 21, 2016 for cycles 1613 and 1701. Download 16-48-MYES-Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

Lateral guidance on turns greater than 175°

19 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData and Garmin Navigation Data Alert published December 15, 2016, for cycles 1612 1613 … View complete alert.

PAFM - Alaska, Incorrect runway and procedure identifiers (Garmin Navigation Database)

16 December 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published December 16, 2016 for cycle 1613. Download 16-47 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.