Garmin® earns best supplier award from Embraer for the tenth time

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today
announced it was awarded its 10th best supplier of the year
award at the annual Embraer Suppliers Conference, which was held at
Embraer’s facility in Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil, on February 28, 2019.
Garmin was named the best supplier for Electrical Systems of the Year
related to the support of the G1000® Prodigy and G3000™
Prodigy Touch integrated flight decks in the Phenom 100 and Phenom 300

“We are humbled and honored yet again to be recognized by Embraer, among
hundreds of their suppliers, for our tremendous commitment to serving
them on their award-winning Phenom aircraft,” said Carl Wolf, vice
president of aviation sales and marketing. “The Electrical Systems Best
Supplier award marks our 10th award from Embraer, over the
last nine-year period – one that is a testament to the hard work and
dedication provided by Garmin’s entire team to deliver industry-leading
flight deck solutions that are backed by the best support in the

The 2018 award for Electrical Systems highlights design innovation,
user-interface and overall system architecture, as well as outstanding
efforts among production line support, quality and on-time reliability
of the supply chain. This award further recognizes Garmin’s achievement
in designing and manufacturing state-of-the-art flight deck systems,
while being sensitive to market needs and preferences.

This award joins a total of nine previous Embraer best supplier awards
earned by Garmin in the following categories:

  • 2017: Technical Support to Operator
  • 2017: Electro – Electronic Systems
  • 2016: Electro – Mechanical Systems
  • 2015: Electro – Mechanical Systems
  • 2015: Material Support to Operator
  • 2014: Material Support to Operator
  • 2011: Electro – Electronic Systems
  • 2011: Technical Support to Operator
  • 2010: Electro – Electronic Systems

Best supplier recipients undergo stringent evaluation and are recognized
as having shown outstanding performance, continuous improvement and
increased customer satisfaction among all other suppliers in their
respective categories. Nine award categories were presented among
Embraer’s entire aircraft portfolio, including Executive Aviation,
Defense, and Commercial Aircraft. Suppliers are considered based on
several attributes, including innovation, delivery, quality,
reliability, flexibility and customer support.

This award is among many aviation industry accolades Garmin has recently
received. Garmin was awarded top honors last year in avionics product
support for the 15th straight year by Aviation
International News,
and earned the top spot in the annual avionics
product support survey conducted by Professional Pilot magazine
this year, also for the 15th consecutive year. In
October, Garmin was presented the Avionics Innovation Award and ADS-B
Bravo Award by Business & Commercial Aviation. Garmin has
also been selected to receive a Laureate Award this month for
Electronics/Avionics within the Business Aviation category by Aviation
Week Network

Garmin’s aviation business segment is a leading provider of solutions to
OEM, aftermarket, military and government customers. Garmin’s portfolio
includes navigation, communication, flight control, hazard avoidance, an
expansive suite of ADS-B solutions and other products and services that
are known for innovation, reliability, and value. For more information
about Garmin’s full line of avionics, go to

For decades, Garmin has pioneered new GPS navigation and wireless
devices and applications that are designed for people who live an active
lifestyle. Garmin serves five primary markets, including automotive,
aviation, fitness, marine, and outdoor recreation. For more information,
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About Garmin

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 and G1000 are registered trademarks and G3000 is a
trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

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Garmin International Inc.
Jessica Koss
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