Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), has announced certification of the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck upgrade for Embraer´s Phenom 100 business jets equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck, the company said.
The G1000 NXi offers these aircraft owners and operators an array of modern features, including wireless connectivity, SurfaceWatch™ runway monitoring technology, visual approach guidance, HSI map and more. The displays also preserve the same footprint and connectors so time to complete the G1000 NXi upgrade is minimized.
A wealth of modern integrated flight deck features and benefits accompany the G1000 NXi upgrade in the Phenom 100. Wireless connectivity is available as standard with the Flight Stream 510 and Connext® technology, which enables the wireless transfer of aviation databases from the Garmin Pilot™ app on a mobile device to the G1000 NXi.
Additional wireless capabilities include two-way flight plan transfer, the sharing of traffic1, weather1, GPS information, back-up attitude information and more, between the G1000 NXi and the Garmin Pilot, FltPlan Go and ForeFlight Mobile applications.
Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN). Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in Switzerland, and its principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the United Kingdom. Garmin, G1000 and Connext are registered trademarks and Garmin Pilot, GWX, TargetTrend, TerminalTraffic, Smart Airspace and SurfaceWatch are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.
Established in July 2017, Embraer Services & Support comprises Embraer´s proven global services and support organization consisting of more than 2,500 staff worldwide and an award-winning network of 87 owned and authorized service centers, complemented by two 24/7 Contact Centers at its headquarters, in Brazil. The global team supports 1,700 customers, who operate a fleet of more than 5,600 aircraft. Over USD 1 billion in spare assets are strategically distributed among 24 warehouses across five continents.