Garmin Gets STC Expansion For GFC 600 Autopilot for Cessna 208 Grand Caravan Series

Garmin is pleased to announce that the FAA supplemental type certificate approval has been expanded for the GFC 600 autopilot in the Textron Aviation (Cessna) 208 and 208B series aircraft. Installation approval for the Cessna 208 includes aircraft on amphibian floats or standard landing gear. Additionally, Cessna 208B installation approval has been updated to include aircraft without a…

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Garmin Adds Turbine Engine Monitoring to TXi

  Garmin is pleased to announce expanded engine monitoring capability on the G600 TXi/G500 TXi and Engine Indication System (EIS) TXi flight displays to now include single-engine turboprop aircraft. Pratt & Whitney PT6A turboprop engine display compatibility is initially available for several popular aircraft models, including the Cessna 208/208B, Daher TBM 700/TBM 850 and the Piper…

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AMKA AVIATION RECRUITMENT DRIVE!

AMKA AVIATION is Hiring! We are looking to fill the following positions:   Administrative Person in our Design/Engineering section: Compilation of certification substantiation. Obtaining SACAA acceptance and approval of modification and repair designs SACAA liaison. Coordinating projects or ensuring compliance with SACAA rules and regulations   Licenced Radio & Instrument Bench Technicians Must have Cat…

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GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 FAQ’s

Q: What is the GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 issue? A: After June 8th, 2019 00:00:00 UTC time, the Collins Aerospace GPS-4000S (-100) and GLU-2100 products exhibited a condition that resulted in loss of GPS. Initial reports indicated that position data was not being reported. These aircraft exhibited a fault that was caused by a continual…

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Collins Aerospace resolves issue relating to GPS and GLU models

Collins Aerospace has received reports that certain GPS and GLU models were not acquiring GPS constellations after power up. The impacted units known at this time are: GPS-4000S (P/N 822-2189-100) and GLU-2100 (P/N 822-2532-100).  The root cause is a software design error that misinterprets GPS time updates.   A “leap second” event occurs once every 2.5…

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G3X Touch™ for Certificated Aircraft

Touchscreen Flight Displays for Single-engine Piston Aircraft Advanced 10.6” and 7” LCD touchscreen displays with PFD/MFD functionality and optional engine information system (EIS) display capability Certified for installation on hundreds of single-engine piston aircraft (Class I, weighing less than 6,000 lbs) Standard SVX™ synthetic vision shows terrain, obstacles, airports and 3-D “pathway” windows for flight route guidance Get fully…

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Licensed Avionics Technician

AMKA Aviation is an Avionics design, consulting, servicing, and installation company capable of supporting a variety of aviation modification and certification projects as well as repairs and maintenance of many General, Regional and Business Aviation Aircraft. The company requires a Licensed Avionics Technician to join our Grand Central team. Should you be interested, please email…

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Recruitment Drive

AMKA Aviation is an Avionics design, consulting, servicing, and installation company capable of supporting a variety of aviation modification and certification projects as well as repairs and maintenance of many General, Regional and Business Aviation Aircraft. The company requires a Junior Admin Assistant employee to join our Lanseria team. The position requires extensive Microsoft Excel and…

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GFC 600 for Cessna 208B Now Shipping; Install Kits Updated with Switches

Garmin is pleased to announce that FAA STC and EASA approvals have been received for GFC 600 installation in the Cessna Grand Caravan 208B (with cargo pod), and shipments have begun. Intended for high-performance piston and turbine aircraft that have a wide range of aircraft speed and performance characteristics, GFC 600 incorporates solid-state attitude and…

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G700 TXi Flight Display for Part 23 Class IV and Part 25 Aircraft

We’re thrilled to announce the availability of the G700 TXi—a touchscreen flight display designed for Part 23 Class IV and Part 25 transport category aircraft. The initial Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) will be approved for select Cessna Citation II/SII and Citation V aircraft soon. This certification of the G700 TXi is comprised of a single or dual…

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