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:

Japan Enroute Airway

24 April 2015  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 24, 2015 for cycles 1504 1505 … View complete alert.

Correction for IAP at New York, NY, John F. Kennedy INTL (JFK), RNAV (GPS) Z RWY 13R, Orig

24 April 2015  / Aviation Database Alerts / FliteCharts /

Garmin FliteCharts Alert published April 24, 2015 for cycles 1503, 1504, and 1505. Download FliteChartsDataAlert_2015_04_24_KJFK… View complete alert.

Service Advisory 1508 Rev B: Discontinued Repair Service on Certain Apollo/II Morrow Products

21 April 2015  / Service Advisories /

PRODUCTS AFFECTED:This advisory is applicable to the following equipment: SL50 GPS Receiver SL60 GPS Receiver and VHF Comm Transceiver SL70 Mode C Transponder GSL71 UAT Control Panel PURPOSE:Effective June 30, 2015, repair services will be d… View complete alert.

Indonesia Enroute Airway - W36

17 April 2015  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 17, 2015 for cycles 1504 1505 … View complete alert.

Service Bulletin 1519: GNS 480 (CNX80) Software Upgrade to Version 2.4 with GPS Software Upgrade to Version 5.1

16 April 2015  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION APPROVAL: TSO Authorization COMPLIANCE: Optional: except as noted below, the modification is at the owner/operator’s discretion. Mandatory: for installations that include GNS 480 (CNX80) units interfaced to GTX 33ES/330ES units. SYSTE… View complete alert.

Service Bulletin 1521: STC SA01229SE GNS 480 (CNX 80) Part 23 AML STC v2.4 Software Update

15 April 2015  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION APPROVAL:STC Authorization COMPLIANCE: Optional: except as noted below, the modification is at the owner/operator’s discretion. Mandatory: for installations that include GNS 480 (CNX80) units interfaced to GTX 33ES/330ES units. … View complete alert.

OKAS - Ali Al Salem AB

14 April 2015  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 14, 2015 for cycles 1504 1505 … View complete alert.

Service Advisory 1529: Procedure Legs in Terminal Procedures

13 April 2015  / Service Advisories /

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:G900X, G950, G1000(H), Cirrus Perspective, and Embraer Prodigy products with GDU software version 12.20 and later, and all G2000, G3000, G5000(H), and Embraer Prodigy Touch products are affected. ISSUE:Some procedure legs in termin… View complete alert.

Service Bulletin 1524: STC SA02153LA-D G500/G600 System Software Upgrade to GDU 620 Version 7.00

13 April 2015  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION APPROVAL: Refer to the APPROVAL Section of STC SB1524 COMPLIANCE: Optional SYSTEM: G500 and G600 PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides notification of the STC SA02153LA-D, G600 MDL Revision N and G500 MDL Revision 1 for the foll… View complete alert.

Service Advisory 1523: GIA Cooling System Message

9 April 2015  / Service Advisories /

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:G900X, G950, G1000(H), G2000, G3000, G5000, Cirrus Perspective, Embraer Prodigy, and Embraer Prodigy Touch systems with GIA main software version 7.60 and prior (except software version 7.55) are affected. ISSUE:On rare occasions t… View complete alert.