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13 January 2015 @ 10:12 AM


Visit Garmin at the Sebring Light Sport Aircraft Expo This Week!

The 11thannual Light-Sport Aircraft (LSA) Expo in Sebring, Florida begins tomorrow and we welcome …

Visit Garmin at the Sebring Light Sport Aircraft Expo This Week!

13 January 2015 @ 7:30 AM


Garmin GPSMAP and echoMAP product lines receive new features

Garmin is excited to announce a new software update available to many multi-function displays (MFD…

Garmin GPSMAP and echoMAP product lines receive new features

12 January 2015 @ 3:00 PM


Garmin Aviation Product Support: #1 in ProPilot Survey for 11 Consecutive Years!

Congratulations Garmin! I am excited to announce for the eleventh year in a row, Garmin’s Aviatio…

Garmin Aviation Product Support: #1 in ProPilot Survey for 11 Consecutive Years!

12 January 2015 @ 11:30 AM


Recap: Week 2 on the #PathToFit

With week one behind us on the #PathToFit, week 2 is certainly going to deliver even more inspira…

Recap: Week 2 on the #PathToFit

9 January 2015 @ 8:46 AM


New echoMAPs on display at winter fishing shows

The Garmin marine team is on the road this winter! As youre planning to get your boat ready for spri…

New echoMAPs on display at winter fishing shows

9 January 2015 @ 8:00 AM


New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

We’re thrilled to offer promotional pricing when purchasing a GSR 56 satellite link system with sele…

New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

8 January 2015 @ 8:23 AM


Garmin expands its marine pro angler lineup

The Garmin marine pro team is expanding!Jason Christie, the number one ranked bass fisherman in the …

Garmin expands its marine pro angler lineup

7 January 2015 @ 3:00 PM


Connect IQ: Partner Announcement

We are excited to announce that we’re making progress with app developers to create epix/fenix 3/vívoactive / Forerunner 920 XT apps for the Connect IQ store. Connect IQ is the first-ever open platform for third-party developers to create apps for Garmin products, and theConnect IQ SDKgives developers the tools to build these …

7 January 2015 @ 2:00 PM


Garmin Connect Status

First, we want to thank you for your continued patience and apologize for the issues Garmin Connec…

Garmin Connect Status

7 January 2015 @ 11:45 AM


2015 nüvi® Essential Series Supports Backup Camera

Every year, thousands of drivers get into accidents when reversing because they can’t see what’s b…

2015 nüvi® Essential Series Supports Backup Camera

7 January 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Garmin Announces Its Most Advanced Truck Navigators Yet

In addition to new wearables and nüvis, we’re also introducing new truck navigators at this year’s…

Garmin Announces Its Most Advanced Truck Navigators Yet

6 January 2015 @ 3:00 PM


Gulfstream Selects Garmin ADS-B Out Solution for the G150 Business Jet

Today, we’re thrilled to announce that Gulfstream has selected and certified a Garmin Automatic De…

Gulfstream Selects Garmin ADS-B Out Solution for the G150 Business Jet

6 January 2015 @ 12:00 PM


Garmin announces partnership with Jonathan Adler; introduces line of vívofit accessory bands

We are excited to announce today a partnership with renowned potter, designer and author Jonathan …

Garmin announces partnership with Jonathan Adler; introduces line of vívofit accessory bands

6 January 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Introducing Garmin epix: The First-of-its-Kind Hands-free Navigation Device

Today were excited to announceepix, the first-of-its-kind, rugged GPS mapping watch for outdoor en…

Introducing Garmin epix: The First-of-its-Kind Hands-free Navigation Device

5 January 2015 @ 7:00 PM


Recap: Week 1 on the #PathToFit

The first week on the #PathToFit is officially in the books! Our seven fantastic bloggers have al…

Recap: Week 1 on the #PathToFit

5 January 2015 @ 8:37 AM


Garmin announces vívofit 2 and the Style Collection – an activity tracker with interchangeable design options to stay fashionably active

We are excited to announce today vívofit 2 and the Style Collection – adding features to our popul…

Garmin announces vívofit 2 and the Style Collection – an activity tracker with interchangeable design options to stay fashionably active

5 January 2015 @ 8:36 AM


Introducing fēnix 3: The Next Smart Multisport GPS Watch from Garmin

Today were excited to announcethe next-generation multisport GPS watch, fēnix 3. With the new EX…

Introducing fēnix 3: The Next Smart Multisport GPS Watch from Garmin

5 January 2015 @ 8:00 AM


Introducing vívoactive – a GPS smartwatch for the active lifestyle from Garmin

Were excited to announce vívoactive-a lightweight and ultra-thin GPS smartwatch with built-in spor…

Introducing vívoactive – a GPS smartwatch for the active lifestyle from Garmin

5 January 2015 @ 7:58 AM


Garmin Announces the Garmin Connect Wellness Portal

We’re excited to announce today the Garmin Connect wellness portal –an easy-to-navigate site power…

Garmin Announces the Garmin Connect Wellness Portal

5 January 2015 @ 7:15 AM


CES Announcement: 2015 Lineup

We have many exciting announcements at CES this year that include smartwatches, fashion forward we…

CES Announcement: 2015 Lineup

2 January 2015 @ 2:00 PM


Garmin Announces Software Updates for Edge 1000, 810 and 510

We’re excited to announce additional features for the Edge 1000, 810 and 510 with recent software …

Garmin Announces Software Updates for Edge 1000, 810 and 510

2 January 2015 @ 11:00 AM


VIRB for Aviation Takes Flying to a New Altitude

Perhaps you one of the many pilots out there who received a Garmin VIRB this holiday season and yo…

VIRB for Aviation Takes Flying to a New Altitude

2 January 2015 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Forerunner 920XT: Pool Swim Profile

Since it’s winter and most people are cooped up inside due to the harsh weather, many athletes wil…

Garmin Forerunner 920XT: Pool Swim Profile

1 January 2015 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin & Whole Foods Market: #PathToFit in 2015

It’s that time of year again, a time when one can start fresh and look towards the future, and not t…

Garmin & Whole Foods Market: #PathToFit in 2015

30 December 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Welcome back, Seth Hill, welcome back!

It’s hard to imagine that just about six months ago, professional snowboarder Seth Hill was in a hospital bed with a broken back. We are excited to see him back on the slopes and tearing it up once again. Welcome back Seth! Seth was one of the top ranked snowboarders in the world when he broke two vertebrae in his spine while …

23 December 2014 @ 2:00 PM


A Customer Testimonial: Flying with a Connected Cockpit

I recently had the pleasure of catching up with one of the biggest Garmin enthusiasts I’ve met yet…

A Customer Testimonial: Flying with a Connected Cockpit

19 December 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin® Announces Gear Tracking and Group Posts for Garmin Connect™

We’re excited to announce additional features for Garmin Connect including gear tracking and group p…

Garmin® Announces Gear Tracking and Group Posts for Garmin Connect™

18 December 2014 @ 8:00 AM


VIRB Elite Remote Control App for Windows Phone

VIRB Elite remote control app,our free remote control for Garmin VIRB Elite, is now available for …

VIRB Elite Remote Control App for Windows Phone

17 December 2014 @ 4:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 5

This week, we’re rounding out our five-part series highlighting features and shortcuts of the GTN …

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 5

11 December 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Great Gift Ideas for Pilots!

If you think back to your days when starting out on your flight training, we all have unquestionab…

Great Gift Ideas for Pilots!

9 December 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Flight Stream Connectivity Q&A

Just in time for the holidays, Flight Stream is now shipping and available for installation in you…

Flight Stream Connectivity Q&A

4 December 2014 @ 2:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 4

This week we are back with brand NEW shortcuts, which we’re thrilled to offer now as a part of the l…

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 4

2 December 2014 @ 4:00 PM


Garmin Announces Availability of Flight Stream 110 and Flight Stream 210

Garmin is happy to announce the availability of the Flight Stream 110/210 Bluetooth wireless gatew…

Garmin Announces Availability of Flight Stream 110 and Flight Stream 210

2 December 2014 @ 2:34 PM


Move More Holiday

The holidays are here and the temptation to eat unhealthy and skip workouts is at an all time high…

Move More Holiday

28 November 2014 @ 9:35 AM


Premium Garmin Navigation Apps 50 Percent Off for Black Friday

The holiday season is one of the busiest travel times of the year with many Americans hitting th…

Premium Garmin Navigation Apps 50 Percent Off for Black Friday

25 November 2014 @ 1:30 PM


Garmin continues support of Collegiate Anglers, 2015 Bass Fishing Series

Garmin is proud to announce its continued support of the Association of Collegiate Anglers (ACA) and…

Garmin continues support of Collegiate Anglers, 2015 Bass Fishing Series

24 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 3

We’re back again this week with tips to help you navigate your GTN touchscreen avionics so you can…

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 3

20 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 2

Last week, in the first part of our GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts series, we discussed a handful of…

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 2

19 November 2014 @ 8:45 AM


SUP through the Amsterdam Canals

Last week we saw Ken surf the river waves in Munichand his European adventure didn’t stop there. Aft…

SUP through the Amsterdam Canals

18 November 2014 @ 10:00 AM


G3X Touch 7-Inch Display Now Available!

We’re excited to announce our new 7-inch G3X Touch display option for experimental amateur-built a…

G3X Touch 7-Inch Display Now Available!

18 November 2014 @ 8:30 AM


Garmin on display at the world's largest marine trade show

The Garmin team is in Amsterdam this week at METS, the worlds largest marine equipment trade show. Among the products on display is the full line of newly-introduced Marine 2015 products, including the high-performance GPSMAP 7400/7600 MFDs and echoMAP combo units with built-in sonar; the Reactor Autopilot series with solid-stat …

14 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 1

This past weekend, I climbed into a Grumman Cheetah to do an Instrument Proficiency Check (IPC) for …

GTN Tricks, Tips and Shortcuts Series: Part 1

14 November 2014 @ 9:45 AM


Surf's Up at Oktoberfest

While our VIRB video contest has come to an end, finalist Ken hasn’t stopped adventuring. Last mon…

Surf's Up at Oktoberfest

12 November 2014 @ 2:15 PM


New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

We’re thrilled to offer a new, limited time promotion, which allows even more affordable access to g…

New Pricing and Packages for Global Aviation Weather, Texting and Voice Services!

10 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #21

Challenge 21: It’s the final day! Share your 21 day selfie and tell us what you are most proud of …

#StepMore: Challenge #21

9 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #20

Challenge 20: How does your vívo keep you motivated? Share a picture of you being active today usi…

#StepMore: Challenge #20

8 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #19

Challenge 19: It’s been almost 21 days of challenges and you deserve a breath of fresh air. Go on …

#StepMore: Challenge #19

7 November 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Flying with the Feature-Rich GTR 200 COM

It’s been just over a year since the GTR 200 panel mount COM was introduced for experimental and l…

Flying with the Feature-Rich GTR 200 COM

7 November 2014 @ 11:25 AM


Garmin teams ready to compete at SKA Nationals

The 2014 Mercury SKA National Championshipis this weekend in Biloxi, Mississippi, and Garmin is on-s…

Garmin teams ready to compete at SKA Nationals

7 November 2014 @ 8:00 AM


#StepMore: Challenge #18

Challenge 18: Have you done your steps? Reach 10,000 steps today and take a selfie when you hit th…

#StepMore: Challenge #18