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Avionics News

Garmin Brings High-End Flight Deck Technology, Animated NEXRAD and More to GTN 650/750 Touchscreen Series

Sixth Major GTN Update Also Incorporates Customized Holds, Fuel Range Rings, and more Garmin announced an expanded feature set and new enhancements for the GTN touchscreen avionics. These new capabilities include customer-requested features such as creating and executing customized holding … Continue reading

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Maxcraft Avionics Receives FAA AML STC for Garmin G500H Flight Display for Airbus Helicopters

Maxcraft Avionics Receives FAA AML STC for Garmin G500H Flight Display System in Airbus Helicopters Vancouver, BC, July 28, 2015 – Maxcraft Avionics Ltd announced today that it has been awarded an FAA Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate … Continue reading

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Bose 2015 Summer Promotion

Buy one headset, get a gift! Buy two headsets, get 10% off AND a gift! For a limited time, the more headsets you buy, the more you save and the cooler the gift! Depending on quantity of headsets purchased, customers … Continue reading

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Garmins new product announcements at Oshkosh AirVenture 2015

Garmin is ready for a fabulous week at AirVenture Oshkosh 2015. They have many new exciting announcements of new products and updates. As these new products are announced we will be posting them here. Today we are happy to announce the following: Garmin … Continue reading

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Garmin announces a new aviation-specific action camera

The VIRB XE action camera Garmin is excited to announce a premier, aviation-specific addition to the VIRB XE action camera family from the experts in aviation action cameras, providing several new accessories and unique features tailored to capturing rich, high … Continue reading

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FAA approval for IFD440, Q3 promotion with FREE ADS-B, and new features to IFD540

IFD440 Now Certified; and R10.1 for both IFD440 & 540 Avidyne announced today that certification of their IFD440 FMS/GPS/NAV/COM and Release 10.1 software for the IFD540 FMS/GPS/NAV/COM.  Since receiving the FAA approval of R10.1 software for the IFD540, it includes a … Continue reading

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Lynx and a Cessna 182

Lynx – New transponder/MFD/ADS-B single-box solution first install in a Cessna 182 It’s been just four months since L3 unveiled its new low-cost ADS-B solution, the L3 ‘Lynx’ and Maxcraft is a big believer in this new technology. Today, Maxcraft … Continue reading

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Solar Impulse Ocean Crossing

Ocean Crossing To Hawaii : the Moment of Truth. Will the third time be lucky? Endeavoring to reach Hawaii from Japan to encourage the use of clean technologies (#futureisclean), the solar powered aircraft of Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg attempts the longest … Continue reading

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Lightspeed Sale!

 Summer 2015 Promotion Lightspeed is offering ANOTHER sale!  Starting now, save instantly $125 on selected headsets. (PFX and Zulu 2). This sale ends August 2, 2015,  so hurry and come into Maxcraft and check out the savings! Maxcraft Avionics is a leader in … Continue reading

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Garmin’s Pilot Essentials Rebate Program

Save up to $100 on Select Garmin Portables between June 1st and July 31st! You can save up to $100 on purchases of Garmin handhelds starting now through July 31, 2015. Rebates are available for the aera 500 series, aera … Continue reading

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