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Aviation Alerts and Advisories

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 Aviation G36 aircraft

CERTIFICATION AUTHORIZATION:

STC SA01830WI

COMPLIANCE:

Optional: This Service Bulletin may be incorporated at the owner’s discretion and is not warranty reimbursable.

PURPOSE:

New Hardware:

  • NXi display hardware:
    • GDU 1050 for 172R/S aircraft without autopilot
    • GDU 1054B for 172R/S (with autopilot), (T)182T, and (T)206H aircraft
    • GDU 1050 and 1055 for G36 and G58 aircraft
  • Flight Stream 510 for data streaming and database updates
  • GTX 345R (Optional)

G1000 NXi System Software Versions 2501.02, 2780.03, and 2788.04 provide the following new features:

  • NEXRAD Animation
  • Visual Approach support
  • Flight Plan auto-nomination
  • Transition to Approach
  • SurfaceWatch
  • Vertical Situation Display
  • HSI map
  • Visual Reporting Points
  • IFR/VFR maps Dual charts to allow pilot selection of FliteCharts or ChartView for display

ASDN Service Bulletin 1917 Rev B