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:

GSU 75(B) Installation Approval and GDU 620 software version 7.12 update for Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D

18 November 2016  / Service Document Notifications /

PRODUCTS AFFECTED:G500/G600 systems installed under the G500/G600 Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D are affected. CERTIFICATION APPROVAL:AML STC SA02153LA-D COMPLIANCE:Optional PURPOSE:STC SA02153LA-D Master Drawing List G600 PFD/MFD System AML STC Rev.… View complete alert.

Service Advisory 1670: GTN 6XX/7XX database update using Database SYNC or Database Concierge

17 November 2016  / Service Advisories /

PRODUCTS AFFECTED:GTN 6XX/7XX units using Database SYNC or Database Concierge are affected. ACTION:A GTN database update guide is now available at fly.garmin.com/fly-garmin/support/gtn-db-update-guide/. Download 1670A… View complete alert.

Service Advisory 1612 Rev D: 2015 IGRF (International Geomagnetic Reference Field) Magnetic Field Model

16 November 2016  / Service Advisories /

AFFECTED PRODUCTS:All Garmin Integrated Flight Decks (G900X, G950, G1000(H), Cirrus PerspectiveTM, Embraer Prodigy TM, G2000, G3000, G5000, and Embraer Prodigy┬« Touch systems) with a Garmin AHRS and GDU software versions 6.00 and greater are affected… View complete alert.

RNAV (GPS) RWY 15 chart shows incorrect drainage for Plymouth Muni (PYM), Plymouth MA

15 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / FliteCharts /

Garmin FliteCharts Alert published November 15, 2016 for cycle 1612 … View complete alert.

UPDATED - W35 - Potomac

15 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 3, 2016, and updated by Garmin November 15, 2016, for cycles 1611 1612 … View complete alert.

UPDATED - 3JC - Freeman

15 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 3, 2016, and updated by Garmin November 15, 2016, for cycles 1611 1612 … View complete alert.

Late Source received from Guatemala - MGMM (Garmin Navigation Database)

15 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Garmin Navigation Data Alert published November 15, 2016 for cycle 1612 Download 16-40 Garmin Alert… View complete alert.

LPPD - Joao Paulo II

15 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 15, 2016 for cycle 1612 … View complete alert.

KCVS - Cannon AFB

14 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 11, 2016 for cycle 1612 … View complete alert.

KBAD - Barksdale AFB

11 November 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published November 11, 2016 for cycle 1612 … View complete alert.