™ Makes Managing Garmin® Aviation Databases Easy

Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the
global leader in satellite navigation, announced today, a
website that helps pilots manage Garmin database information and
dramatically simplifies the process of updating and purchasing databases.

“Product capabilities have dramatically increased over the past few
years as we have introduced new features such as terrain, FliteCharts®,
SafeTaxi®, AOPA airport directory, and obstacle data into our products,”
said Gary Kelley, Garmin’s vice president of marketing. “We developed
flyGarminTM to help pilots keep track of their Garmin aviation devices
and make the overall database update experience as easy as possible.”

After logging onto, the home page gives a quick synopsis
of the owner’s registered products and whether or not the databases are
current. If a database needs updating, users can purchase one-time
downloads or annual subscriptions directly from the site and install the
database in three easy steps. eliminates the hassle of
“unlock codes.”

Pilots can view the status of each individual database by selecting one
of four tabs: home, databases, portables and aircraft. By clicking the
“databases” tab, owners will see detailed information about the five
databases available on Garmin aviation products – FliteCharts, SafeTaxi,
AOPA airport directory, Jeppesen NavData, Obstacles and Terrain – and
whether or not the databases are up to date. The “portables” tab shows a
picture of the portable device, unit ID number and database information.
The “aircraft” tab associates the pilot’s aircraft with the plane’s
panel mount avionics, such as the G1000® or GNS® 430, and that device’s
database history. Pilots can customize the aircraft tab by entering
their aircraft’s make, model, tail number, year, serial number, and
photo of their aircraft. is available immediately to Garmin aviation customers in
the US, UK, Ireland and France. In September, will be
available to the rest of Europe and also Australia.

About Garmin International Inc.

Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq:
GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation. Since 1989, this group
of companies has designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation,
communication and information devices and applications – most of which
are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive,
mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM
applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in the Cayman Islands, and its
principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the
United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin’s virtual pressroom
or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200. Garmin, GNS,
SafeTaxi, FliteCharts, and G1000 are registered trademarks, and
flyGarmin and are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its

All other brands, product names, company names, trademarks and
service marks are the properties of their respective owners. All rights

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Ltd. and its business. All statements regarding the company’s future
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for the year ended December 29, 2007, filed by Garmin with the
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