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2 April 2014 @ 6:01 AM


Garmin at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In: Day 3 - VIRB Accessories for Pilots!

On Monday, Garmin announced new aviation-specific accessories for VIRB, the first true HD 1080p acti…

Garmin at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In: Day 3 - VIRB Accessories for Pilots!

2 April 2014 @ 6:00 AM


New zūmo 590LM Keeps Riders Connected on the Road

Today, weannounced Garmin zūmo 590LM - a rugged motorcycle navigation system featuring a 5-inch to…

New zūmo 590LM Keeps Riders Connected on the Road

1 April 2014 @ 4:00 PM


Garmin at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In: Day 1

With sunny skies, 80-degree weather and no sign of rain in sight, this is perfect weather for the fi…

Garmin at Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In: Day 1

1 April 2014 @ 1:33 PM


Get Back on the Water This Fishing Season with Garmin

With summer and fishing season fast approaching, its time to get those boats out and get back onto…

Get Back on the Water This Fishing Season with Garmin

31 March 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Come See Garmin at the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In!

Were heading down to Sun n Fun in Lakeland, Florida today for the 40th annual fly-in! Weve made se…

Come See Garmin at the Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In!

28 March 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Offers More Pilot Training Classes in 2014

While working toward my commercial pilots license and building the number of hours I had in an air…

Garmin Offers More Pilot Training Classes in 2014

26 March 2014 @ 2:28 PM


Scott Martin Shows Off His Garmin Fishing Set-Up

Now thats a good-looking setup! Scott Martin,from the Scott Martin Challenge, recently posted this…

Scott Martin Shows Off His Garmin Fishing Set-Up

26 March 2014 @ 11:48 AM


Tracking Your Sleep with vívofit

Garmins vívofit captures your movement during sleep, allowing you to view and analyze your quality o…

Tracking Your Sleep with vívofit

26 March 2014 @ 9:56 AM


Golf Now Available in Garmin Connect

Heading to the golf course this weekend? Be sure to check out the all-new Garmin Connect golf widg…

Golf Now Available in Garmin Connect

26 March 2014 @ 6:05 AM


Garmin to Sponsor Tough Mudder and Offer New VIRB Elite Color

Today were excited to announcea partnership with Tough Mudder as the official action camera and tr…

Garmin to Sponsor Tough Mudder and Offer New VIRB Elite Color

25 March 2014 @ 9:55 AM


Team X Unveils the Next Generation Flight Display

We have built up the excitement and anticipation and I am thrilled to finally introduce G3X Touch,…

Team X Unveils the Next Generation Flight Display

22 March 2014 @ 8:00 AM


Hands-On: Nüvi 2798LMT with Backup Camera

At CES in January, we announced a range of new automotive products,one being the nuvi 2798LMT with B…

Hands-On: Nüvi 2798LMT with Backup Camera

21 March 2014 @ 1:55 PM


Cessna Unveils CJ3+ Featuring G3000

Yesterday Cessna announced a new addition to their aircraft family, the CJ3+! Also adding to the e…

Cessna Unveils CJ3+ Featuring G3000

20 March 2014 @ 11:12 AM


Stay In Touch With Garmin For An Exciting Announcement!

The 40th Annual International Sun ‘n Fun Airshow in Lakeland, Florida is right around the corner, …

Stay In Touch With Garmin For An Exciting Announcement!

14 March 2014 @ 2:53 PM


Skiing this weekend? Check out the fēnix 2 Ski-Board Mode

Just in time for some Spring Skiing, the Garmin fēnix 2 has a dedicated Ski-Board mode that puts G…

Skiing this weekend? Check out the fēnix 2 Ski-Board Mode

13 March 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Garmin Presents New Radar Altimeter and Angle of Attack Indicator at AEA in Nashville!

The Aircraft Electronic Association’s (AEA) National Convention is this week and it wouldn’t be an e…

Garmin Presents New Radar Altimeter and Angle of Attack Indicator at AEA in Nashville!

11 March 2014 @ 9:16 PM


Free 2-Day Shipping on Chicago Store Phone Orders

Now through March 17, receive FREE two-day shipping on qualifying phone orders placed through the Ga…

Free 2-Day Shipping on Chicago Store Phone Orders

11 March 2014 @ 4:55 PM


Garmin CFO Discusses Wearable Tech on Bloomberg TV

Garmin CFO Kevin Rauckman recently appeared on Bloomberg TV to discuss the companys role in the grow…

Garmin CFO Discusses Wearable Tech on Bloomberg TV

11 March 2014 @ 9:00 AM


RV 760LMT with Wireless Back-up Camera

Last June, Garmin® announced the RV 760, a dedicated naviagtor for the RV lifestyle. One of the chal…

RV 760LMT with Wireless Back-up Camera

5 March 2014 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin Offers New Upgrades to G1000-Equipped King Air Series Aircraft

We’re excited to offer our latest software update for G-1000 equipped King Air 200/250/300/350 a…

Garmin Offers New Upgrades to G1000-Equipped King Air Series Aircraft

27 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin to Sponsor 2014 Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships

VIRB™ and VIRB Elite to be Official Action Cameras Used During Competition We are excited to anno…

Garmin to Sponsor 2014 Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships

26 February 2014 @ 3:00 PM


Heli-Expo Day 2: Satisfy New FAA Helicopter Safety Rules With Garmin!

Greetings from sunny California and the 2014 Heli-Expo! With the second day in full swing at the largest helicopter trade show in the world, we’re staying quite busy showcasing all the latest avionics solutions Garmin has to offer the helicopter market. Last week, the FAA issued a final rule that places stricter flight rules an …

25 February 2014 @ 5:00 PM


Geocaching in Central Park with Peanuts or Pretzels

Elizabeth and Josh, bloggers for Peanuts or Pretzels, are back with some new, exciting caches! Thi…

Geocaching in Central Park with Peanuts or Pretzels

25 February 2014 @ 3:00 PM


Come See Us At Heli-Expo 2014 in Anaheim!

We’ve had enough of the cold Kansas City weather so we’re heading to California this week! If you’re planning to see what the World’s largest helicopter trade show of the year has to offer, don’t forget to come by and say ‘Hi!’ to Garmin and see what we helicopter solutions we have to offer. G500H Designed to fit neatly into a …

24 February 2014 @ 2:02 PM


Share Your Adventures with the BaseCamp Mobile

We’re excited to announce the update to the Garmin outdoor mobile app, BaseCamp Mobile. Available …

Share Your Adventures with the BaseCamp Mobile

24 February 2014 @ 7:00 AM


Experience the ‘Power’ of Synthetic Vision With Garmin Pilot

My five-year old daughter is typically my co-pilot and she’s quite helpful, I might add! Garmin Pilo…

Experience the ‘Power’ of Synthetic Vision With Garmin Pilot

23 February 2014 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin Xperia™ Edition Integrates with SmartWatch 2 for Walking Directions

Today, we announced a new navigation app for Xperia™ smartphones1 with an extension for Sony Smart…

Garmin Xperia™ Edition Integrates with SmartWatch 2 for Walking Directions

22 February 2014 @ 10:46 AM


10th Annual "Psycho WyCo" Run

On February 8, Garmin had more than 35 associates brave the freezing temperature, ice and snow for…

10th Annual

21 February 2014 @ 4:42 PM


Garmin Connect Mobile Update Revamps User Interface, Adds Additional Device Support

We’re excited to announce updates to Garmin Connect™ Mobile including a new user interface, and support for additional Garmin devices. Connect Mobile gives you fingertip access to all of your Garmin Connect data — anytime, anywhere. Charts, graphs, maps and more let you quickly view activities, track progress toward goals and mo …

21 February 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Fish Like the Pros with Garmin Scanning and Mapping

This weekend, we’re excited to be at the Bassmaster Classic, where some of the world’s best angler…

Fish Like the Pros with Garmin Scanning and Mapping

20 February 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Pilot Adds Synthetic Vision Capability

“Once you fly with it, you won’t want to flywithoutit.” My experience was similar as many other p…

Garmin Pilot Adds Synthetic Vision Capability

20 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing fēnix 2: The Ultimate Multisport Adventure Watch

We are excited to announce the fēnix 2, an update to the popular outdoor GPS watch with new tra…

Introducing fēnix 2: The Ultimate Multisport Adventure Watch

16 February 2014 @ 8:31 AM


Garmin Recognizes a GPS Milestone in Aviation

Included in this photo is founder and former CEO of Garmin, Gary Burrell and current Presid…

Garmin Recognizes a GPS Milestone in Aviation

14 February 2014 @ 12:05 PM


Garmin cyclist rolls out a proposal

If there’s one thing we love, it’s hearing about customers who use our products for unique journeys …

Garmin cyclist rolls out a proposal

13 February 2014 @ 6:01 AM


Exciting New Features for GPSMAP Glass Helm Series

Today, we’re happy to announce some exciting new features for our GPSMAP 8000 Glass Helm Series, inc…

Exciting New Features for GPSMAP Glass Helm Series

13 February 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin, Mastervolt and Scout Boats Announce Integrated Vessel Solution

Today, we announced a fully integrated vessel solution for our GPSMAPGlass Helm series as a result o…

Garmin, Mastervolt and Scout Boats Announce Integrated Vessel Solution

11 February 2014 @ 5:00 PM


Free Smartphone App for Garmin Virb™ Elite

Introducing Garmin’s free, brand new smart-phone app for our VIRB Elite action camera. Download no…

Free Smartphone App for Garmin Virb™ Elite

10 February 2014 @ 8:29 AM


Motivate the next generation: join SoleMates for Girls on the Run

As a national sponsor of the Girls on the Run SoleMates charity running program, Garmin is partneri…

Motivate the next generation: join SoleMates for Girls on the Run

7 February 2014 @ 9:00 AM


US C-SOG Outfitted with Garmin Gear

US C-SOG is the nations largest comprehensive full time NGO that specializes in Corrections Specia…

US C-SOG Outfitted with Garmin Gear

5 February 2014 @ 9:54 AM


AHRS or GPS? An In-Depth Look at the GDL 39 3D

The GDL 39 3D is the latest addition to our series of portable ADS-B receivers, which also offers …

AHRS or GPS? An In-Depth Look at the GDL 39 3D

31 January 2014 @ 10:29 AM


Loch Ness Monster Discovered?

Do you believe in the Loch Ness Monster? Since 1933, people from all over the world have traveled …

Loch Ness Monster Discovered?

29 January 2014 @ 1:46 PM


Garmin Quatix Watch Wins SAIL Magazine's '2014 Pittman Innovation Award'

In this months issue of SAIL Magazine, we were honored to win the Pittman Innovation Award for 201…

Garmin Quatix Watch Wins SAIL Magazine's '2014 Pittman Innovation Award'

29 January 2014 @ 8:24 AM


Photographing Pumas in Chile with Garmin Rinos

Ever wonder what it takes to photograph jungle cats in their natural habitat? A lot. Our friends J…

Photographing Pumas in Chile with Garmin Rinos

28 January 2014 @ 9:34 AM


Free Companion App for Garmin HUD+ Now Available

At this years CES, we announced the new Garmin HUD+, combiningourpopular head-up display for the c…

Free Companion App for Garmin HUD+ Now Available

23 January 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Team Garmin-Sharp sports scientist Robby Ketchell talks aerodynamics

He’s been called the team’s secret weapon. The mastermind behind monumental time trial wins for Team…

Team Garmin-Sharp sports scientist Robby Ketchell talks aerodynamics

23 January 2014 @ 9:58 AM


Garmin Pilot Adds Seven Enhancements to iOS

You may have had the opportunity to download the latest Garmin Pilot update for iOS, which as you co…

Garmin Pilot Adds Seven Enhancements to iOS

22 January 2014 @ 3:41 PM


Price Drop on the GPSMAP 78 Series - Get Yours Now!

With fishing season right around the corner, its about time to get those boats out of storage and …

Price Drop on the GPSMAP 78 Series - Get Yours Now!

22 January 2014 @ 11:06 AM


A New Year, A New Garmin Pilot Update For Android

We’re off go a great start this new year with some exciting new enhancements to Garmin Pilot! The fi…

A New Year, A New Garmin Pilot Update For Android

21 January 2014 @ 3:17 PM


Garmin Adds Attitude With GDL 39 3D ADS-B Receiver

The time pilots have to comply with ADS-B is just around the corner but the option to take advanta…

Garmin Adds Attitude With GDL 39 3D ADS-B Receiver

21 January 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing the Approach G7 and G8 Golf Handhelds

Today we are excited to announce the Approach G7 and G8 golf handhelds. These sleek, color touch…

Introducing the Approach G7 and G8 Golf Handhelds