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Aviation Alerts and Advisories

Aviation alerts and advisories are published to advise owners/operators of important information regarding the fidelity and usability of an aviation product or database; the serviceability of a Garmin product; or to notify owners/operators of an applicable aviation service bulletin.

ADS-B Service Alerts are published to notify owners/operators of ADS-B outages and service limitations.

Aviation Database Alerts are published to advise owners/operators of significant issues with aviation database content that may affect flight operations or safety. Alerts of this type are categorized by the database type they affect, such as FliteCharts, Navigation, Obstacles, SafeTaxi, and Terrain. Navigation Alerts encompass both Alerts generated internally by Garmin, as well as Alerts generated by our data suppliers, such as Jeppesen. The corresponding links to the right can be used to view Database Alerts of only a certain type. Alternatively, all Alerts regardless of type can be viewed by using the Aviation Database Alerts link. Owners/operators may contact Garmin Aviation Product Support for more information on how their particular system is affected by an Alert. For additional information, see Jeppesen’s NavData Alerts site or the FAA’s AeroNav Products Safety Alerts site.

Service Advisories are published to advise owners/operators of important information concerning unit operations and/or handling that may or may not involve safety. Garmin encourages its owners/operators to contact their avionics dealer or their company’s field-service engineering staff with any questions or concerns regarding these advisories.

Service Alerts are published to advise owners/operators of time critical safety information related to the serviceability or operation of a Garmin product. Garmin encourages its owners/operators to contact their avionics dealer or their company’s field-service engineering staff with any questions or concerns regarding these alerts.

Service Document Notifications are published to notify owners/operators of an applicable service document that has been distributed to Garmin dealers and distributors.

Latest Alerts:

Approval of GTX 345(R) ADSB software version 3.13

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GTX 345/345R (GTX 3X5(R)) units installed using Part 23 ADS-B AML STC SA01714WI and EASA STC 10060873 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA01714WI and EASA STC 10060873 COMPLIANCE: Recommended: Garmin recommends the incorporation of this service bulletin at the next scheduled service interval. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides notification of an update … Continued

BIAS HEATER FAIL CAS message design change for G5000 in Textron Aviation Inc. Model 560XL

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G5000 Integrated Flight Decks installed in Textron Aviation Inc. (Cessna) Model 560XL under STC ST01918WI are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC ST01918WI COMPLIANCE: Recommended: Garmin recommends the incorporation of this STC Service Bulletin at the next scheduled service interval. PURPOSE: The BIAS HEATER FAIL CAS message will not appear in the G5000 CAS window … Continued

Optional Collins ALT-55B Installation for G5000 in Textron Aviation Inc. Model 560XL

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G5000 Integrated Flight Decks installed in Textron Aviation Inc. (Cessna) Model 560XL (Excel) under STC ST01918WI are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC ST01918WI COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides approval for update to Collins ALT-55B configuration … Continued

Service Alert 1947 Rev B: Takeoff/Landing Distance (TOLD)

REVISION B: Added Resolution PRODUCTS AFFECTED: All G3000 and G5000 systems with TOLD are affected. ISSUE: Some runways have an Accelerate and Stop Distance Available (ASDA) that is shorter than the Takeoff Run Available (TORA). For these runways the TOLD function uses the wrong data to determine available takeoff runway length. PILOT ACTION: Refer to … Continued

GPS 175/GNC 355/GNX 375 main software version 3.03 for Part 23 AML STC SA02636SE Part 23 Aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GPS 175, GNX 375, GNC 355, or GNC 355A products installed under the Part 23 AML STC SA02636SE are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02636SE COMPLIANCE: Recommended: Garmin recommends the incorporation of this service bulletin at the next scheduled service interval. PURPOSE: MDL revision 6 includes the following changes: Added the G5 (GAD 29) … Continued

GPS 175/GNX 375/GNC 355 Main Software Version 3.03

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: All GNX 375 products listed below with Main Software Version 3.02 and earlier are affected. All GPS 175 and GNC 355 products interfaced to ADS-B In systems (e.g. GTX 345 and GDL 88) listed below with Main Software version 3.02 and earlier are also affected. Model Appliance — P/NGPS 175 — 011-04377-00GNX 375 … Continued

Approval of GDL 82 main software version 2.01, GPS/SBAS software version 7.0, and added GPS 175 and GNC 355 as GPS position sources

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GDL 82 ADS-B datalink units installed using Part 23 AML STC SA02573SE are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02573SE COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides notification for an update to the GDL 82 Part 23 AML … Continued

Approval of GTX 3X5(R) main software version 2.54, GTX 3X5D(R) installation approval, new interfaces, and new models added to the AML

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GTX 335/335R/345/345R (GTX 3X5(R)) units installed using Part 23 ADS-B AML STC SA01714WI and EASA STC 10060873 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA01714WI and EASA STC 10060873 COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides notification of … Continued

Optional No. 2 DME-4000 Installation for G5000 in Textron Aviation Inc. Model 560XL

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G5000 Integrated Flight Decks installed in Textron Aviation Inc. (Cessna) Model 560XL (XLS and Excel) under STC ST01918WI are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC ST01918WI COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides approval for update to DME-4000 … Continued

Service Advisory 1846 Rev B: Worldwide Navigation Database

REVISION B: Extended one cycle beyond originally announced cycle of 1910 (published 8/2/18) PRODUCTS AFFECTED: Systems listed below that are using the Worldwide Navigation Database are affected: NOTE Systems that are not using the Worldwide Navigation Database and are using a regionalized version of the navigation database (Americas, USA, Europe, International, etc.) are not affected. … Continued

G1000 NXi Hardware and Software update for G1000-equipped Textron Aviation 172R/S, (T)182T, (T)206H, G36 and G58 airplanes

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: The following systems are affected: G1000 WAAS systems with System Software Versions 0563.03 through 0563.36 installed in Textron Aviation 172R/S, (T)182T, and (T)206H aircraft G1000 WAAS systems with System Software Versions 0857.05 through 0857.10 installed in Textron Aviation G58 aircraft G1000 WAAS systems with System Software Versions 0858.05 through 0858.10 installed in Textron … Continued

G3X Touch for Certificated Aircraft, Software Version 8.30

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G3X Touch systems installed using FAA STC SA01899WI, Master Drawing List (MDL) 005-01320-00, are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA01899WI COMPLIANCE: Recommended: This STC Service Bulletin is recommended for certified G3X systems installed with the GFC 500 autopilot pitch trim servo. For all other installations this STC Service Bulletin is optional and may be … Continued

Approval of GNC 355 GPS/Comm Radio in an Approved Model List of Part 23 Aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GPS 175, GNX 375, GNC 355, or GNC 355A installed under the GPS 175/GNX 375/GNC 355 Part 23 AML STC SA02636SE are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02636SE MDL Revision 5 COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: MDL revision 5 includes … Continued

Approval of G500/G600 TXi v3.02, Single Turbine Engine Indication System (EIS)

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G500/G600 TXi PFD/MFD/EIS display systems installed using Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SA02571SE and EASA STC 10064794 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02571SE MDL Revision 7 and EASA STC 10064794 MDL Revision 7 COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty … Continued

Approval of G500/G600 TXi v3.01, Single Turbine Engine Indication System (EIS)

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G500/G600 TXi PFD/MFD/EIS display systems installed using Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SA02571SE are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: FAA STC SA02571SE MDL COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: MDL revision 6 includes the following changes: TXi software v3.01 … Continued

G5 Electronic Flight Instrument Redundant ARINC 429 Connection

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G5 Electronic Flight Instruments installed using FAA STC SA01818WI, EASA STC 10064473, or EASA STC 10060846 interfaced to the following products is affected: GNS 430W/530W series navigator with software version 5.40 or later GTN 6XX/7XX series navigator with software version 6.62 or later CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: FAA STC SA01818WI, EASA STC 10064473, EASA STC … Continued

Approval of GTN 6XX/7XX Software Version 6.62 and Flight Stream 510 Software Version 2.51

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GTN 6XX/7XX systems installed using FAA STC SA02019SE-D and EASA STC 10037574 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: FAA STC SA02019SE-D and EASA STC 10037574 (see Approval section for details) COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: GTN 6XX/7XX software version 6.62 includes … Continued

Update of STC for Installation of G500H TXi PFD/MFD in an Approved Model List of Part 27 Aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G500H TXi PFD/MFD display systems installed using Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SR02622SE EASA STC 10069884 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: AML STC SR02622SE and EASA STC 10069884 (see Approval section for details) COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. … Continued

Approval of GDU 620 software version 7.37 for Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G500/G600 systems installed under the G500/G600 Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02153LA-D COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: GDU 620 software version 7.37 updated pitch modes to display VNAV when interfaced to a GFC 500. … Continued

GTX 3000 Software Version 3.41

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: This bulletin is applicable to GTX 3000 units with software version 3.31 or previous software versions installed with ADS-B transmit configured to enabled or pilot controlled.This bulletin does not apply to GTX 3000 units installed in a Garmin Integrated Flight Deck system (G5000, G3000, G2000, G1000, G1000H, G950, G900X, Cirrus Perspective™, and Embraer … Continued

G1000 NXi Update for G1000-equipped King Air 200/300 Series Aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: All Textron Aviation Inc. (Beechcraft) King Air 200 and 300 series aircraft equipped with G1000 Integrated Flight Deck per STC SA01535WI-D with the following system software versions are affected: software versions 0985.00 or later (legacy) software versions 2286.00 to 2286.06 (NXi) CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA01535WI-D COMPLIANCE: Optional: This Service Bulletin may be incorporated … Continued

Approval of GDU 620 software version 7.36 for Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G500/G600 systems installed under the G500/G600 Part 23 AML STC SA02153LA-D are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02153LA-D COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This update includes: GDU 620 software version 7.36: ◦ Added GSU 75 configuration options for AHRS installation, … Continued

GTX 3X5R Installed in G1000-equipped PA-46 aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GTX 3X5R transponder installed in G1000-equipped PA 46-350P/500TP aircraft with GDU software versions between 14.XX and 15.XX are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA01714WI COMPLIANCE: Mandatory: This STC Service Bulletin must be accomplished within the next 5 hours of operation. PURPOSE: GTX G1000 configuration loader images cause the aircraft cabin pressurization system to not … Continued

G5 Electronic Flight Instrument Removal of FIKI Limitation and Preparation of G5 Installation for G3X Installations Using a G5 as a Standby Instrument

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: G5 Electronic Flight Instruments installed using FAA STC SA01818WI, EASA STC 10064473, and EASA STC 10060846 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: FAA STC SA01818WI, EASA STC 10064473, EASA STC 10060846 COMPLIANCE: Mandatory for G5 Electronic Flight Instruments installed in single engine Class 1 aircraft certified with FIKI or planning to install a G3X system … Continued

Initial Issuance of STC for Installation of GPS 175/GNX 375 navigators in an Approved Model List of Part 23 Aircraft

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GPS 175/GNX 375 navigators installed under the GPS 175/GNX 375 Part 23 AML STC SA02636SE are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: STC SA02636SE COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: This STC Service Bulletin provides notification of the initial issuance of STC SA02636SE … Continued

GMA 342/345 System Software Version 2.20

PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GMA 342 (011-03520-10) and GMA 345 (011-03520-00) units with System Software Version 2.10 (or earlier) are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: TSO Authorization COMPLIANCE: Optional: This Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: GMA 342/345 System Software Version 2.20 includes the following enhancements: Improves “passengers always get … Continued

Part 27 AML STC SR02120SE and EASA STC 10053621 GTN 6XX/7XX Software Version 6.51 Update

REVISION B: Added EASA 10053621 PRODUCTS AFFECTED: GTN 6XX/7XX systems installed using Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SR02120SE and EASA STC 10053621 are affected. CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION: AML STC SR02120SE and EASA STC 10053621 COMPLIANCE: Optional: This STC Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable. PURPOSE: … Continued