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Flying with ADS-B: Austin, Texas

26 June 2015 @ 4:00 PM

Flying with ADS-B: Austin, Texas

Here at Garmin, we are incredibly fortunate (and completely spoiled) to have access to great aircraft that are equipped with state-of-the-art avionics that give us all of the information we could ever dream of – and more. A mere ten years ago, I recall flying with a GNS 430W in a well-equipped Cessna 172R without weather, without traffic and well, that fancy GPS/NAV/COM system was basically all I had, whi… Read the complete story.

25 June 2015 @ 5:00 PM

Flying After The Year 2020: ADS-B Compliance

Flying with an ADS-B-equipped aircraft provides pilots with a number of benefits today, while ensuring their aircraft are equipped to fly after December 31, 2019. The number of aircraft operating in the surrounding air… Read the complete story.

19 June 2015 @ 2:25 PM

New Goodyear Blimps Fly with Garmin

Fixed-wing, rotorcraft, gliders and now…blimps? We have taken our customer portfolio a step further and expanded into the lighter-than-air aircraft category. German blimp manufacturer Zeppelin completed the first Garmi… Read the complete story.