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:

Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) audio for G1000-equipped Hawker Beechcraft King Air 200 series aircraft

12 April 2016  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION:STC SA01535WI-D COMPLIANCE:Optional PURPOSE:A wiring change to provide uninterrupted crew boom audio and O2 mask microphone audio to the CVR. PRODUCTS AFFECTED:G1000-equipped Hawker Beechcraft King Air 200 series aircra… View complete alert.

G1000 System Software Version 0985.08 for G1000-equipped Hawker Beechcraft King Air 200/300 Series

12 April 2016  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION:STC SA01535WI-D COMPLIANCE:Optional PURPOSE:G1000 System Software Version 0985.08 contains the following changes: Transponder (E)TSO C112d for European Mode S and ADS-B requirements Compatibility with the new Sirius … View complete alert.

EGPO - Stornoway

12 April 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 12, 2016 for cycles 1604 1605 … View complete alert.

GTN Software Version 6.11

11 April 2016  / Service Document Notifications /

CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION:Part 27 AML STC SR02120SE COMPLIANCE:Optional PURPOSE:This STC amendment updates the GTN software from version 4.00 to version 6.11 and GMA 35 from v3.05 to v4.10A. GTN Software Version 6.11 includes the following funct… View complete alert.

Service Alert 1631: GRS 7800 AHRS (011-02278-00)

11 April 2016  / Service Alerts /

PRODUCTS AFFECTED:GRS 7800 AHRS (011-02278-00) units installed in G1000 equipped King Air C90 aircraft with 3-blade propellers are affected. ISSUE:Heading and/or attitude information may become unavailable when the propeller RPM is set between 1890 … View complete alert.

FZZA - Kinshasa FIR/UIR, DR of Congo

6 April 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published April 6, 2016 … View complete alert.

ENNO - Tuven

31 March 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published March 31, 2016 for cycle 1604 … View complete alert.

Multiple Airports - ROCKY 8 Departure

30 March 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published March 30, 2016 for cycle 1604 … View complete alert.

SPSO - Pisco Intl

30 March 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published March 30, 2016 for cycle 1604 … View complete alert.

LUKK - Chisinau Intl

30 March 2016  / Aviation Database Alerts / Navigation /

Jeppesen NavData Alert published March 30, 2016 for cycle 1604 … View complete alert.