8-Mar-2017 Source: Garmin
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced a series of enhancements and an expanded feature set for Garmin’s G500H glass flight display STC in Robinson R44 helicopters. Pilots flying behind the G500H in the R44 will experience a faster, more responsive and modernized flight display, alongside a number of additional features that improve situational awareness and bring new capabilities to this system using a Garmin-held STC. Features such as advanced Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) integration including TargetTrend™ and TerminalTraffic™, geo-referenced FliteCharts ® , Smart Airspace and more provide R44 operators flying with the G500H glass flight display even more state-of-the-art capabilities that reduce overall pilot workload.
“We continue to expand upon the feature set of our G500H glass flight display STC in the R44 so these helicopter operators have access to the latest situational awareness tools on the market,” said Carl Wolf, Garmin vice president of aviation sales and marketing. “With this upgrade, we’ve incorporated capabilities that put even more valuable information in the pilot’s primary field of view, further expanding upon the extensive pilot toolset within the G500H in the R44 helicopter.”