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12 August 2014 @ 9:24 AM


Don’t Wait Until It's Too Late – Receive the Benefits of ADS-B Today!

Modifying the panel of any aircraft requires careful consideration, precise planning and an unders…

Don’t Wait Until It's Too Late – Receive the Benefits of ADS-B Today!

8 August 2014 @ 9:00 AM


How to Plan Road Trips with the víago Navigation App

Road trips are a great way to escape the daily grind of the office and discover new places around …

How to Plan Road Trips with the víago Navigation App

7 August 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Tim Casey, An Icon in the Avionics Industry Retires

Working 23 years at any one company is an accomplishment, but even more of an achievement when t…

Tim Casey, An Icon in the Avionics Industry Retires

6 August 2014 @ 1:00 PM


2,200 Mile Marrow Quest with the Garmin Edge 810

At the beginning of June our friend Steve Matchett started a journey to raise awareness for bone mar…

2,200 Mile Marrow Quest with the Garmin Edge 810

5 August 2014 @ 12:00 PM


A Recap of AirVenture 2014 with Garmin

The world’s largest airshow (also known as, the “world’s greatest aviation celebration”) in Oshkos…

A Recap of AirVenture 2014 with Garmin

5 August 2014 @ 8:30 AM


How to Receive Weather Information on Your Nüvi Device

Keeping an eye on weather conditions is an important safety measure for drivers, especially on lon…

How to Receive Weather Information on Your Nüvi Device

4 August 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Applications Strava, MapMyFitness and Endomondo

Garmin is excited to announce API partnerships today with leading fitness applications Strava, MapMy…

Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Applications Strava, MapMyFitness and Endomondo

30 July 2014 @ 12:08 PM


Team Fa-La-Me Repeats Bermuda Triple Crown with Garmin

The Bermuda Triple Crown Billfish Championship just celebrated its 10-year anniversary and, for th…

Team Fa-La-Me Repeats Bermuda Triple Crown with Garmin

30 July 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Oshkosh Day 3: Stay up-to-date with Garmin!

It’s been a busy week so far at AirVenture 2014! There’s so much to see and do at the world’s larg…

Oshkosh Day 3: Stay up-to-date with Garmin!

29 July 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Oshkosh Day 2: Five Reasons to Visit Garmin at AirVenture!

EAA AirVenture 2014 kicked off yesterday and customers crowded the Garmin booth to see what we hav…

Oshkosh Day 2: Five Reasons to Visit Garmin at AirVenture!

29 July 2014 @ 9:30 AM


6 Months on the Road: Cruisin' With Susan

Have you ever gotten the urge to quit your day job, pack up your stuff and just hit the road on an…

6 Months on the Road: Cruisin' With Susan

28 July 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Oshkosh Day 1: Visit Garmin in Hangar D!

The official start to the “World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration” is finally here! It’s a beautif…

Oshkosh Day 1: Visit Garmin in Hangar D!

27 July 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Heading to AirVenture in Oshkosh? Visit Garmin!

“Blue and White Cessna, rock your wings – cleared to land runway 18R on the blue dot!” This is no…

Heading to AirVenture in Oshkosh? Visit Garmin!

25 July 2014 @ 1:48 PM


Garmin Athlete Mortiz Mauch Ranked 9th in PWA Overall

Garmin Athlete Mortiz Mauch is currently ranked 9th overall in the PWA World Windsurfing Tour. At …

Garmin Athlete Mortiz Mauch Ranked 9th in PWA Overall

23 July 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Team X Introduces a New 7-Inch G3X Touch Display

Just ahead of the World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration in Oshkosh, Wisconsin next week, Garmin an…

Team X Introduces a New 7-Inch G3X Touch Display

22 July 2014 @ 4:54 PM


Canadian Fishing Team Continues Strong Season with Garmin

A few weeks ago we told you about Corey and Chris Johnston, a Garmin-sponsored Canadian fishing team…

Canadian Fishing Team Continues Strong Season with Garmin

22 July 2014 @ 12:59 PM


Nutrition for Cyclists with Team Garmin-Sharp Chef Sean Fowler

Whether you’re training for your first race or riding your eighth Tour de France (Johan Vansummere…

Nutrition for Cyclists with Team Garmin-Sharp Chef Sean Fowler

22 July 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Introduces Wireless Cockpit Connectivity

Garmin is excited to introduce an expanded Connext portfolio of products and features, which inclu…

Garmin Introduces Wireless Cockpit Connectivity

18 July 2014 @ 12:59 PM


Q&A with Team Garmin-Sharp Mechanic Geoff Brown

Whether you have one bike or 20, keeping it properly tuned up is extremely important, which is why…

Q&A with Team Garmin-Sharp Mechanic Geoff Brown

17 July 2014 @ 12:30 PM


Garmin Announces New and Continued Sponsorship of Professional Triathletes

Garmin is excited to announce a partnership with professional triathlete Timothy O’Donnell, and co…

Garmin Announces New and Continued Sponsorship of Professional Triathletes

17 July 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Pilot Goes Global

Just in time for the largest airshow in the world, (which is only ten days away!) Garmin Pilot has…

Garmin Pilot Goes Global

16 July 2014 @ 3:22 PM


Garmin vívofit™ Now Available in Red

We’re excited to announce a vibrant new color has been added to the vívofitlineup! In addition to …

Garmin vívofit™ Now Available in Red

11 July 2014 @ 10:20 AM


Rising Sun II Wins Big with Garmin Marine Electronics

Captain Rene Armesto and his crew set out to fish in the 11th Annual Blue Water Fishing Classic in M…

Rising Sun II Wins Big with Garmin Marine Electronics

10 July 2014 @ 2:00 PM


The Goodyear Blimp Flies with Garmin

Take a trip to Akron, Ohio and you will find the home and hangar of one of three Goodyear blimps i…

The Goodyear Blimp Flies with Garmin

9 July 2014 @ 7:00 AM


Official Opening Day Video for Verruckt, the Tallest Water Slide in the World

Were excited to announce that Garmin and Schlitterbahn Waterparks Resorts today released a video …

Official Opening Day Video for Verruckt, the Tallest Water Slide in the World

8 July 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Five Reasons to Upgrade your COMM Radio with Garmin

It’s only been a year since the GTR 200 panel mount comm radio was announced at Oshkosh 2013. Design…

Five Reasons to Upgrade your COMM Radio with Garmin

3 July 2014 @ 7:13 AM


Canadian Fishing Team Wins Big with Garmin

For the Garmin fishing team of Corey and Chris Johnston, June ended on a fishing high note. Corey an…

Canadian Fishing Team Wins Big with Garmin

2 July 2014 @ 5:28 PM


ADS-B and Your Aircraft: When will you equip?

The benefits of Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) are here and as the FAA has rec…

ADS-B and Your Aircraft: When will you equip?

1 July 2014 @ 6:00 AM


GPSMAP and echoMAP Marine Series Receive New Features Update

Today, we are excited to announce a new software update available for both the GPSMAP 8000 Glass Hel…

GPSMAP and echoMAP Marine Series Receive New Features Update

27 June 2014 @ 8:46 AM


Cessna Achieves Certification on the Fastest Civilian Aircraft, The Citation X+

We’re excited to congratulate Cessna as they earned FAA type certification of the fastest civilian…

Cessna Achieves Certification on the Fastest Civilian Aircraft, The Citation X+

26 June 2014 @ 2:14 PM


VIRB Elite x BMX Freestyle

It doesnt get any closer than this! BMXers got some awesome VIRB footage on the ramps at the River…

VIRB Elite x BMX Freestyle

25 June 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Garmin Celebrates the Tenth Anniversary of G1000

Today, Garmin is proud to celebrate the tenth anniversary of delivering the G1000 Integrated Fligh…

Garmin Celebrates the Tenth Anniversary of G1000

23 June 2014 @ 12:56 PM


Team Garmin Takes Second in the Race Across the Atlantic!

After setting sail to Derry-Londonderry, Northern Ireland nearly two weeks ago from New York, the …

Team Garmin Takes Second in the Race Across the Atlantic!

20 June 2014 @ 5:00 PM


VIRB for Aviation Takes Flying to a New Altitude

Summer is in full swing and when the weather cooperates, so is flying season. As opposed to taking…

VIRB for Aviation Takes Flying to a New Altitude

20 June 2014 @ 1:00 PM


Father/Son Team to Circumnavigate Vancouver Island with Garmin

A father and son team is attempting to circumnavigate Vancouver Island non-stop, un-refueled in a pr…

Father/Son Team to Circumnavigate Vancouver Island with Garmin

19 June 2014 @ 12:00 PM


Garmin® Announces Partnership with MyFitnessPal®

Garmin is excited to announce today a partnership with MyFitnessPal, a leading worldwide free ca…

Garmin® Announces Partnership with MyFitnessPal®

19 June 2014 @ 6:01 AM


Introducing the Approach S6 Golf Watch

Today we are excited to announcethe Approach S6 touchscreen watch equipped with all-new golf watch…

 Introducing the Approach S6 Golf Watch

18 June 2014 @ 8:00 AM


Pro Staffer Wins Local Fishing Tournament Using Garmin

Recently, Garmin pro staff member Bob Laskey participated in a Southern Utah Bass Angler (SUBA) fi…

Pro Staffer Wins Local Fishing Tournament Using Garmin

17 June 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Avionics and Hackers: An Industry Perspective

You may remember action movies where villains were theoretically able to take over and use airplan…

Avionics and Hackers: An Industry Perspective

17 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Introducing Garmin víago: A Feature-Packed Navigation App Starting at $1.99

Today, weannounced a new premium navigation app for Android™ and iPhone® starting at $1.99. Garmin…

Introducing Garmin víago: A Feature-Packed Navigation App Starting at $1.99

16 June 2014 @ 3:52 PM


The 2014 Citation Special Olympics Airlift Takes Flight

On Saturday over a hundred Citations, King Airs and Hawkers filled the skies with more than 700 at…

The 2014 Citation Special Olympics Airlift Takes Flight

13 June 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Win a VIRB Elite or quatix Watch by Submitting Your Garmin Marine Screenshot!

Have you ever been out on the water and discovered some great structure, sunken wreckage or fish so …

Win a VIRB Elite or quatix Watch by Submitting Your Garmin Marine Screenshot!

13 June 2014 @ 9:00 AM


Angle of Attack and Your Airplane

Angle of attack, despite sounding a bit dramatic, is defined as the acute angle between the chord …

Angle of Attack and Your Airplane

12 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin Introduces New Collars for Dog Tracking and Training Systems

Today, weannounced two new GPS-enabled collars, the TT 15 and T 5, for ourAstro and Alpha dog trac…

Garmin Introduces New Collars for Dog Tracking and Training Systems

11 June 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Garmin Pro Angler Bill Platt Keeps Reelin' Them In

Garmin pro angler and Team Papotanic skipper Bill Platt has been busy this season. Hes been hitting …

Garmin Pro Angler Bill Platt Keeps Reelin' Them In

11 June 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Garmin Dash Cam: How to Use Automatic Event Detection

Dash Cam is one of our latest automotive products, a handy little camera that you can attach to yo…

Garmin Dash Cam: How to Use Automatic Event Detection

10 June 2014 @ 2:00 PM


Efficient Cockpit Management with Touchscreen Avionics

Back in my days as a pre-solo student pilot, I vividly recall climbing into the airplane and looking…

Efficient Cockpit Management with Touchscreen Avionics

10 June 2014 @ 11:00 AM


Win Free Garmin Products from the Chicago Retail Store

Want to win cool Garmin products, gift cards or apparel?From June 12-July 12, you could win one of…

Win Free Garmin Products from the Chicago Retail Store

10 June 2014 @ 6:00 AM


Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Training Applications TrainingPeaks™ and runcoach

Garmin is excited to announce API partnerships today with leading training applications TrainingPeak…

Garmin® Announces Partnerships with Leading Fitness Training Applications TrainingPeaks™ and runcoach

9 June 2014 @ 12:20 PM


VIRB Preview: Tough Mudder Pyramid Scheme

Dubbed as “Probably the Toughest Event on the Planet,” Tough Mudder is comprised of a 10K run an…

VIRB Preview: Tough Mudder Pyramid Scheme