Portable Avionics


Garmin has introduced a variety of new portable products including those with touchscreen and bluetooth technology.If you would like more information on any of their products or are interested in having them installed, please email us or stop by to see a demonstration of the GDL-39, Garmin Pilot App and vivofit. Below are just a brief overview of their versatile products.




The new D2 Pilot Watch

Portable Avionics in a Wrist-worn Package

  • Has Direct-to and Nearest buttons that use a worldwide airport database
  • Altimeter with adjustable baro setting and compass
  • Displays multiple time zones with Zulu/UTC reference
  • Various timers and vibrating alerts for inflight task reminders
  • Wirelessly receives flight plan from Garmin Pilot and controls VIRB

The D2 is a pilot watch designed to be as sophisticated in style as it is in function. It’s the first pilot watch to help you in-flight, boasting a high-sensitivity WAAS GPS receiver, altimeter with adjustable baro setting, and 3-axis compass. It has a domed lens to make the screen easy to read in direct sunlight, and a brilliant orange backlight for night flights.



The GPSMAP 696’s bright 7-inch diagonal high-definition sunlight-readable display makes detailed mapping easy to see day or night — you can even view an entire approach plate on the large-format display. For easy operation, the bezel around the screen includes soft keys and a joystick control. And with a fast 5 Hz GPS update rate, the 696 renders graphics and presents flight data smoothly and continuously.

AERA 796/795

With its 3D Vision navigation technology, advanced electronic flight bag capabilities and XM capabilities, the touchscreen aera 796 ushers in the next era of aviation portables.

Its bright 7" diagonal high-definition sunlight-readable display makes detailed mapping easy to see in any lighting conditions and works in both portrait and landscape mode. The physical design has been optimized to fit on the yoke or for use as a knee-mounted device. There are only 4 touch keys on the bezel representing "Back," "Menu," "Direct-to" and "Nearest" for quick navigation. Access all other functions through Intuitive onscreen icons with labels. This unique touchscreen interface even allows you to quickly pan across the map screen and pinch to zoom.

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AERA 500 Series

Easy-to-use pilot/motorist GPS solutions from the leader in both aviation and automotive portable navigation. Featuring crisp 4.3-inch QVGA wide-format displays with touchscreen interface, all aera models come with preloaded automotive maps, a built-in terrain/obstacles aviation database, patented Panel Page instrument display, and more. Go from runways to roadways with the best in moving-map guidance to match your needs and budget.  

GLO for Aviation

Fly with the portable device of your choice and Garmin-caliber GPS data at the same time. GLO for Aviation brings you the best of both worlds by combining GPS/GLONASS receivers with Bluetooth® technology so you can get precise position information on your iPad, iPhone or Android device.

Using Bluetooth® technology, GLO for Aviation wirelessly pairs to your mobile device. Just use the included mount to set GLO on your glare screen and within moments, you’ll be receiving GLO’s position data. The device features up to 12 hours of battery life to keep your position on even the longest of flights, and charging GLO between uses is a cinch with the included USB cable or 12/24 Volt cigarette lighter adapter.


Fitness Band That Moves at the Pace of Your Life

  • Learns your activity level and assigns a personalized daily goal
  • Displays steps, calories, distance; monitors sleep
  • Pairs with heart rate monitor¹ for fitness activities
  • 1+ year battery life; water-resistant²
  • Save, plan and share progress at Garmin Connect™

You already know the active steps you take now can improve your overall wellness today, tomorrow and well into your future. And while it seems simple to get out of that chair more often and move, making it stick is another matter. That’s where vívofit can turn good intentions into lifelong habits. It’s the only fitness band that greets you with a personalized daily goal, tracks your progress and reminds you when it’s time to move.

  All product images and information courtesy of Garmin Ltd. For more information please email.  


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