Tuesday, December 29, 2020

General Aviation Serves During 2020 Pandemic

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, general aviation pilots have stepped up to deliver critical supplies, heartfelt thanks, and hope.

Beaver Avionics can handle all your avionics needs.
Call Beaver Avionics at 530-567-4253
or visit the website at BeaverAvionics.com

Saturday, December 26, 2020

Garmin Smart Rudder Bias: Assistance After an Engine Failure

When an engine fails in a twin, you must act quickly to maintain control of the aircraft. Smart Rudder Bias — available with the installation of the GFC™ 600 digital autopilot with yaw option and G500™ TXi/G600 TXi with EIS — provides assistance that helps give you time to react and maintain stabilized flight and fly to a suitable airport for an emergency landing.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

The International Geomagnetic Reference Field

This video explains the International Geomagnetic Reference Field and the impact on modern avionics and navigation, and why it is only a 5-year period.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Sunday, December 20, 2020

Garmin Autonomí: Autoland Activation

Learn more about how Autoland helps protect passengers by landing the airplane when the pilot is unable to fly. See how it’s activated, how it searches for a nearby airport and how it configures the airplane for landing — and then touches down and comes to a full stop autonomously. LEARN MORE https://www.Garmin.com/Autonomi See Garmin.com/ALuse for system limitations.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.2.3

Garmin Pilot Version 10.2.3, for Apple mobile devices, adds additional capability to the radial menu, better distinction for missed approach procedures on the map, and the ability to load and activate instrument approach procedures worldwide.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Monday, December 14, 2020

Genesys Aerosystems Avionics Suite featuring the IDU-680

Learn more about our EFIS displays at https://genesys-aerosystems.com/produ... or contacts sales at EFIS.Inquiry@genesys-aerosystems.com

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Friday, December 11, 2020

What it's like to fly NASA's SOFIA Telescope

We visit NASA pilots to learn what it’s like to fly a modified Boeing 747 with a huge telescope in the back that showed water on the moon, the latest in a growing list of scientific discoveries.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Garmin All-Access: They Freeze, Bake, Shake all Avionics - BEFORE you Fly them

$200M facility! Insane Behind the Scenes how Avionics are Designed + Tested! Proud to be associated with ForeFlight: http://www.foreflight.com/flightchops/

Visit http://www.FlightChops.com for behind the scenes and monthly GiveAways! Thanks to Garmin for letting us “behind the curtain” - We really did get to see basically everything, and did our best to share it in this episode!

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Saturday, December 5, 2020

Piaggio Royal Gull

John Mohr has been fascinated by the Piaggio Royal Gull flying boat since he was a child. Now he owns this unique seaplane and is the leading expert on its restoration, maintenance, and flying.

Beaver Avionics can handle all your avionics needs.
Call Beaver Avionics at 530-567-4253
or visit the website at BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Modern Avionics In Bush Planes - Overkill???

In the spirit of Garmin's Virtual Airventure Oshkosh 2020 I decided it would be fun to take you guys along for a little off-field fun and while doing so have a little chat about how I utilize my Garmin G3X system in the backcountry environment.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Sunday, November 29, 2020

H Is For Heirloom - One of a Kind P51 H-Model

As the final production model of the Mustang, the P-51H is the highest-performing Mustang ever built, though it entered service too late to see combat during World War II. The Coutches’ H-model Mustang has been in the family since the 1960s, when Michael Coutches found and restored the airplane. Today, son Steven and grandson Nicholas are the caretakers and pilots of this remarkable aircraft, which is the only known actively-flying P-51H in the world.

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Giving Thanks This Thanksgiving


Though we may or may not be having what we think of as a traditional Thanksgiving Day with family and friends, we have much to give thanks for in our lives. Today is a perfect day to reflect and express those thanks.

Thank you!

Tuesday, November 24, 2020

Tribute To A Trojan

Although Vincent Hill, EAA 1066947, doesn’t come from an aviation background, the aviation bug has bit him hard. Even before he learned to fly, his goal was clear: he wanted to own a warbird. Mission accomplished. Learn more about the airplane Vincent restored to make that dream possible, a 1949 North American T-28A Trojan that was initially operated by the U.S. Air Force before serving with the Mexican Air Force for many years.

Saturday, November 21, 2020

PAC45 All-Digital Aircraft Audio Controller Product Review

Thanks to our Authorized Dealer Southeast Aerospace, the PAC45 all-digital aircraft audio controller has been selected as "Product Pick of the Week".

Thank you Luke for the great overview.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.3 Adds Graphical Airspace and Obstacle NOTAMs and More

Garmin Pilot 10.3, for Apple mobile devices, adds graphical airspace and obstacle NOTAMs along with enhancements to the flight profile view.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Sunday, November 15, 2020

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Beaver Avionics Offers A High Level Of Integrity And Attention To Detail

Well thought out avionics solutions provided with a high level of integrity and attention to detail.

Regardless of the level of complexity, we approach every project with a solid game plan. In an industry where long downtimes are the norm, we do everything we can to make sure we are as prepared as possible on the day you arrive.

Interested in booking an appointment with Beaver Avionics?  https://www.beaveravionics.com/contact/

Monday, November 9, 2020

Stratus Insight - Relevant Traffic feature

Easily filter ADS-B traffic based on range and altitude in relation to your aircraft with the Relevant Traffic feature in Stratus Insight. This allows you to do more than simply hide distant traffic, Relevant Traffic gives you the ability to filter traffic at different ranges–nautical miles and altitude–in relation to your aircraft’s position.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Friday, November 6, 2020

Dog is my CoPilot

Dr. Peter Rork founded Dog is my CoPilot. 
He has saved nearly 17,000 animals using general aviation.

Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Nall Report 2020

The 29th and 30th Nall Reports now available. The new online format brings you up-to-date safety statics the way you want to see them.

Saturday, October 31, 2020

Garmin Virtual AirVenture Oshkosh Experience: Avionics Demo — GFC 600 and GFC 500 Autopilots

Learn more about the technology and operation of the most acclaimed autopilots available today — the GFC 600 and GFC 500 — in this avionics demo.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Garmin G1000 NXi: The Right Retrofit Decision for King Air

Learn why these King Air owners chose to retrofit their aircraft with the G1000® NXi integrated flight deck. Hear how G1000 NXi reduces operating costs, improves payload and enhances reliability. And discover how its latest features — including Connext® connectivity, HSI moving map and visual approaches— reduce workload to help improve crew safety and efficiency.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Your RV-10

With a tip-to-tail makeover, the AOPA Sweepstakes RV–10 is entirely transformed and ready for its new home. (You do have some hangar space cleared out, right?)

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Connie the Riveter

Connie Palacioz built Boeing B–29 Superfortresses in Wichita, Kansas, as a "Rosie the Riveter" during World War II. Today, she works with the crew of Doc to bring history to life for those born long after the war.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Monday, October 19, 2020

Garmin D2 Watch review

Dave Hirschman takes a look at the new D2 watch from Garmin.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Friday, October 16, 2020

Air and Space Museum Renovation Behind the Scenes

Go behind the scenes of the renovation at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. Many of the aircraft were carefully removed and put under wraps in a warehouse where they wait to go back home.

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.2.5

Garmin Pilot Version 10.2.5 for Apple mobile devices, adds a demo mode to simulate tracks, integrates the Apple Maps satellite view, and allows brightness control within the application.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Saturday, October 10, 2020

Stratus Insight | Your Digital Co-Pilot

The EFB suite of Stratus Insight includes VFR sectional maps, IFR low / high charts, geo-referenced approach plates, TAWS, and AHRS with synthetic vision.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Sunday, October 4, 2020

Garmin D2 Air: The Smartwatch for Pilots

There’s a smartwatch that keeps up with you—from your next flight to the office to your workout. The D2™ Air: The smartwatch for pilots. It’s sleek and sophisticated, with all the aviation tools you need—weather, airport information, Nearest or Direct-to navigation, Pulse Ox¹ monitoring, automatic flight logging, and more. And it has the smart features you want—music storage, Garmin Pay™ contactless payments, wellness monitoring, and fitness tracking. D2 Air fits your life, whatever your destination.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Thursday, October 1, 2020

A historical (and entertaining) look at PS Engineering during their first 25 years of business

This Silver Anniversary video was made in 2010. 10 years later, we are just as focused, committed, and even better equipped to assure that PS Engineering continues to be the premier aircraft audio control system manufacturer.

Monday, September 28, 2020

NRST ILS - Genesys Aerosystems

Genesys Aerosystems Electronic Flight Instrument System (EFIS) IDU-680 8.0F Fixed Wing

Friday, September 25, 2020

AOPA Aerial Photography

AOPA photographers get spectacular pics of aircraft in flight. Here's a behind the scenes look at some of the tools and techniques they us.

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Teen firefighting helicopter pilot Ashli Blain

College student Ashli Blain, 19, talks about her not-so-typical summer job: fighting fires as pilot in command of a Black Hawk helicopter for Billings Flying Service in Montana.

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Reid-Hillview Airport supports firefighting crews

General aviation airports serve a vital role in fighting California wild fires.  For example, CALFIRE helicopters are staging out of Reid-Hillview airport near San Jose.

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.2.3

Garmin Pilot Version 10.2.3, for Apple mobile devices, adds additional capability to the radial menu, better distinction for missed approach procedures on the map and the ability to load and activate instrument approach procedures worldwide.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Tips & Techniques: Landing on a grass strip

For pilots who have never landed on grass before, the first time can be intimidating. Here are some tips and techniques to help you grease grass landings with confidence.

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Flying IFR with the new Garmin GPS 175

Take an IFR flight in a Van's RV-4 equipped with the Garmin GPS 175.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. 

Monday, September 7, 2020

Well Thought Out Avionics Solutions By Beaver Avionics

Well thought out avionics solutions provided with a high level of integrity and attention to detail.

Regardless of the level of complexity, we approach every project with a solid game plan. In an industry where long downtimes are the norm, we do everything we can to make sure we are as prepared as possible on the day you arrive.

Interested in booking an appointment with Beaver Avionics?  https://www.beaveravionics.com/contact/

Friday, September 4, 2020

Thorough and Complete Avionics Services - Beaver Avionics

Owner/Founder Michael Beaver

Our team has succeeded in understanding the needs of the industry and provide reliable products and solutions to pilots just like you.

Situated on the flight line at KRBL with a gorgeous view of snow-capped Mt Shasta, Beaver Avionics provides unparalleled service with the goal of providing its customers with the most complete Avionics suites the industry has to offer. Established in February of 2018 by Michael and Kerri Beaver, Beaver Avionics came out of the gate firing on all cylinders. Due to his well-established reputation in the industry, Shop Manager, Eric Doughty secured seven top product lines immediately establishing Beaver Avionics as a fully capable avionics shop. In a matter of six months, Beaver Avionics already cemented their place in the aviation industry with over 90 completed projects.

We hope that you will choose Beaver Avionics for all your Avionics needs.


Tuesday, September 1, 2020

G1000 NXi Upgrade Certified in Piper Meridian

 August 19, 2020

The G1000 NXi upgrade is now FAA-certified and available for G1000-equipped Piper Meridian aircraft. The integrated flight deck upgrade is available immediately for these aircraft through select Garmin dealers and features several new enhancements such as SurfaceWatch, visual approaches, geographical map overlay within the HSI, and more.

“G1000 NXi-equipped aircraft are recognized for their advanced capabilities and significant performance upgrades, and today we’re excited to add another aircraft to the eligibility list,” said Carl Wolf, vice president of aviation sales and marketing. “When pilots fly behind this modern integrated flight deck, they’ll immediately notice its smooth and responsive display and appreciate the latest, innovative features – they’ll wonder how they ever flew without the G1000 NXi.”

State-of-the-art processors support faster map rendering and smoother panning throughout the G1000 NXi displays. The flight displays also initialize in seconds so pilots have immediate access to frequencies, flight plan data, and more, saving valuable time in the cockpit. The G1000 NXi also incorporates contemporary animations and LED back-lighting, offering increased display brightness and clarity, reduced power consumption, and improved dimming performance.

Read more

Saturday, August 29, 2020

Inside an airplane engine overhaul

Ever wonder what goes into an engine overhaul? We take you behind the scenes of an engine overhaul on AOPA Editor in Chief Tom Haines's Beechcraft Bonanza.

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Garmin G5000 for Beechjet: Your Complete Flight Deck Retrofit Solution

Learn why these operators chose G5000 as the retrofit solution for their Beechjet 400A and Hawker 400XP aircraft. Hear about their improved dispatch reliability and lower repair costs, added capabilities, and the greater situational awareness they experience in flight. And discover why they say G5000 has made their trusted aircraft even better.

Sunday, August 23, 2020

Garmin Autonomí: Our Vision for Autonomous Flight

Our family of autonomous flight technologies is designed to assist the pilot in a variety of in-flight scenarios. These solutions, Garmin Autoland, Electronic Stability and Protection (ESP™), and Emergency Descent Mode (EDM), add to the capabilities of Garmin-equipped flight decks to provide safety-enhancing tools for the aircraft, pilot and passengers.

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Armless Pilot Celebrates ADA Anniversary in Flight

Pilot Jessica Cox went flying with retired Sen. Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Monday, August 17, 2020

SiriusXM Tour receiver in your airplane

There's a sleek new receiver from SiriusXM called the Tour. 
It can add music to your flight.

Friday, August 14, 2020

Garmin Pilot™: Plan, File, Fly

Turn your smartphone or tablet into the ideal cockpit companion. Garmin Pilot puts full-featured navigation, including decades of experience with rich, interactive dynamic mapping right at your fingertips. See how Garmin Pilot maps compare to those in your portable and panel-mount avionics.

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Garmin GFC™ 600 Digital Autopilot


Bring New Levels of Autopilot Capability and Reliability to Your Aircraft

  • Cost-effective, superior in-flight characteristics, built-in self-monitoring capabilities and minimal maintenance needs when compared to older generation autopilot systems
  • Designed for single- and twin-engine piston and turbine aircraft that have a wide range of aircraft speed and performance characteristics, GFC 600 is now available for a growing list of aircraft models
  • Stand-alone autopilot that boasts superior integration potential with G600/G500 and TXi series glass flight displays, Garmin navigators, as well as a variety of third-party equipment
  • Robust feature set, including safety features such as underspeed and overspeed protection, a dedicated return-to-level (LVL) mode button, Garmin ESP™ (Electronic Stability and Protection), Flight Director (FD), coupled approaches and missed approaches when paired with a compatible navigator and much more
  • Offers 2-axis (pitch and roll) capabilities as well as pitch trim (provides automatic   trim and manual electric trim); addition of optional fourth servo adds yaw damp capability

Beaver Avionics is a proud dealer for Garmin products. BeaverAvioncs.com

Saturday, August 8, 2020

The GNX™ 375 By Garmin

Combining full GPS navigation, mapping, and LPV approach capability with a built-in ADS-B “In”/“Out” transponder, this compact 2” tall touchscreen unit offers an all-in-one solution for your aircraft. Dynamic maps display ADS-B uplinked weather and traffic overlays as well as Garmin exclusive TargetTrend™ and TerminalTraffic™ information. Built-in wireless connectivity allows select portables or mobile devices to also display ADS-B “In” data.

Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Garmin Virtual AirVenture Oshkosh Experience: Avionics Demo with G3X Touch for Certificated Aircraft

Follow along to learn more about the innovative capabilities of our cost-effective G3X Touch flight displays, GNC 355 navigator, GFC 500 autopilot, and more in this avionics demo.

Beaver Avionics can supply all of your Garmin avionic needs. BeaverAvionics.com

Monday, August 3, 2020

Learning to Fly a Crop Duster

Low-level maneuvering, close proximity to trees and power lines—ag flying is not for the fainthearted. Eagle Vistas’ Randy and Beverly Berry make it their mission to improve training for pilots eying this particular career track.

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Celebrating 50 Years Oshkosh

At EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019, we celebrated our 50th consecutive convention at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh! Here are Oshkosh fly-in highlights from the past five decades.

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Warbirds that Won the War

We’d planned on commemorating the 75th anniversary of the end of WWII at AirVenture Oshkosh 2020, but, of course, that didn’t happen. But that doesn’t mean we won’t pause and reflect on the valor and the sacrifice of those veterans who saved the free world three-quarters of a century ago. To that end, here’s a look at 20 aircraft, types you might have seen at Oshkosh this year, that played vital roles in that conflict.

Sunday, July 19, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.2 – Overview

Garmin Pilot Version 10.2 for Apple mobile devices features a new configurable tab bar menu, live track logs, access to route data downloads from the trip planning page, and more.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

A day in the life of a Goodyear airship pilot

Goodyear pilot Andrea Deyling shares what it's like to fly the Goodyear airship for a living.

Monday, July 13, 2020

Garmin G5000 for Beechjet: Getting to Know the System

Learn more about the advantages of the G5000 Integrated Flight Deck retrofit for your Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP. See how you’ll revitalize your aircraft with the very latest in-flight display technology — including G5000’s three, 12-inch high-resolution displays and touchscreen system controllers. And discover how you’ll eliminate old-generation avionics obsolescence, while adding more useful load, increasing the number of airports you can access globally and meeting requirements for ADS-B mandates. Learn more about G5000 here: [LINK: https://buy.garmin.com/en-US/US/p/151198].

Advanced flight deck update for Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP series
Dual touchscreen display/controllers with intuitive menu interface
Fly WAAS LPV approaches to 200’ minimums
Full FMS integration through dual-channel Garmin digital flight control
Estimated 200 lb weight savings with system upgrade
Optional SVT, ADS-B compliance, georeferenced charting, and datalink weather

Friday, July 10, 2020

Genesys Aerosystems HeliSAS

At less then 12 pounds (5.4 kg), the HeliSAS Autopilot and Stability Augmentation System is ideal for light and medium helicopters. "This is a true, fully-featured autopilot that I found incredibly intuitive and easy to use." Guy R. Mahler, Vertical Magazine.

Tuesday, July 7, 2020

Stories From the Boneyard

It’s one of the most recognizable landmarks in Tucson, yet it is one of the least understood. Sprawling over 2600 acres in southeast Tucson, adjacent to Davis- Monthan Air Force base is what’s affectionately known as “the Boneyard”. The over 4000 aircraft stored there is part of the 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group, and every one of them has a story.

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Happy Independence Day!

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, 
but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others."

--Nelson Mandela

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Pilot from P-51 Engine Out Video Flies Sweepstakes RV-10

British warbird pilot Mark Levy flies an RV-10 for the very first time and gives his honest assessment of the AOPA 2020 Sweepstakes grand prize.

Monday, June 29, 2020

Finger Lakes Seaplanes

See the story of a couple pilots living the dream giving tours around upstate New York in a Cessna 180 on straight floats.

Friday, June 26, 2020

Flying IFR with new Garmin Avionics

This Bonanza panel was just upgraded using some of the latest and greatest avionics from Garmin. See how the new panel helps reduce pilot workload during this instrument flight.

Let Beaver Avionics help you with your Garmin needs. https://www.beaveravionics.com/

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Aero-TV: Garmin - AEA 2019 New Product Introduction

ANN Again Partners With The Aircraft Electronics Association To Bring You The 2019 New Product Introduction Session... LIVE! Aero-TV presents Garmin at the AEA New Product Introductions on March 25, 2019, during the official opening of the 62nd annual Aircraft Electronics Association International Convention & Trade Show in Palm Springs, California. The video was recorded and produced by the Aero-News Network. For eleven consecutive years, the Aero-News Network has been privileged to work alongside the staff of the AEA in order to bring the aviation world the info, excitement, and critical news of interest to aviators and other aviation professionals the world over. This happened because our partners at the AEA are some the best we have ever worked with, and provided solid support and guidance throughout our association... it was also successful due to the fact that our ANN/Aero-TV crews worked their hearts out and took great pride in covering YOUR interests... and finally, it happened because a few smart companies stepped up and helped us shoulder the costs of the extensive time, travel, equipment, personnel, and other heavy expenses inherent in taking on a tough job and doing it RIGHT -- and looked great for doing so. ANN thanks the AEA staff for their professionalism and partnership and also thanks to Airtext, Aspen Avionics, SmartSky Networks, Mid-Continent Instruments & Avionics, Daher, Concorde Battery, Hartzell Propellor, Sandia Aerospace, The Airplane Factory, and Sonex Aircraft for their generous support of these very exciting productions.

Saturday, June 20, 2020

ForeFlight Applications Help You Stay Aware On The Ground and In The Air

ForeFlight puts your safety at the forefront by providing audio and visual alerts that give you better situational awareness from taxi to touchdown.

Powered by Jeppesen’s global high-resolution terrain and obstacle data, ForeFlight’s hazard avoidance features highlight dangerous terrain and obstacles near your aircraft's GPS location.

Let Beaver Avionics help guide you to the best in hardware, software, and all manner of avionics. https://BeaverAvionics.com/

Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Piper Certifies First Garmin Autoland System in M600 SLS

The FAA has certified Pipers HALO autoland system in the M600 SLS, the first aircraft to have the Garmin autoland system certified. Tom Haines interviews two Piper test pilots who were part of the certification flights in Wichita.

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Garmin Pilot 10.1 – Overview

Garmin Pilot Version 10.1 for Apple mobile devices features an enhanced document viewer, night mode for approach plates, nav log printouts, and more.

Monday, June 8, 2020

Garmin Autoland certified on Piper M600

The Garmin Autoland system has been certified on one Piper M600 model.

For all your Garmin product needs:

Friday, June 5, 2020

Garmin Aera 760 Product Review

A portable GPS with a seven-inch touch-screen,
Garmin’s new Aera 760 was made to integrate.
We got our hands on this nifty new device and put it through its paces.

Let Beaver Avionics help you with Garmin products.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

PS Engineering Single Minded about Cockpit Audio

From humble beginnings to being recognized as the leader of cockpit audio control, PS Engineering has remained focused on improving cockpit and radio communications

PS Engineering is one of our high-quality suppliers. See more at BeaverAvionics.com

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Garmin: Introducing the GTN™ 750Xi and GTN 650Xi Series

With more pixels, more processing power, more speed, and more performance, the Garmin GTN™ 750Xi, and 650Xi series bring exciting new growth capabilities to the industry’s premier GPS/Nav/Comm/MFD platform.

Let Beaver Avionics help you get the best in avionics. See more at BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Garmin GI 275 Multi-Function Instrument Overview

This is the first video in the series on the Garmin GI 275 Multi-Function Instrument. This provides a general overview of the available functions and hardware variants.

Let Beaver Avionics help you with the best avionics. See more at BeaverAvionics.com

Sunday, May 24, 2020

Aspen's Evolution E5 Dual Electronic Flight Instrument

E5 Tips and Tricks. CDI on E5 presents the same info as an HSI just in a different way. Real Glass for under $5K.

Aspen Avionics is one of our high-quality suppliers to offer the best possible products. See more about Beaver Avionics at BeaverAvionics.com

Thursday, May 21, 2020

Garmin Introduces Autoland

Introducing Autoland —
the revolutionary avionics system
that autonomously lands the plane
if the pilot is unable to. Only from Garmin. LEARN MORE https://www.Garmin.com/Autonomi

Monday, May 18, 2020

Farm Air Flying Service

Since we’re all gaining a new appreciation of how vital the food supply chain is, check out Farm Air Flying Service’s indispensable aerial agricultural applications in action.

Friday, May 15, 2020

GPS 175 and GNX 375 — More runways. For less.

Big capabilities come in a small package with the GPS 175 and GNX 375 navigators. LPV Approaches, built-in GPS roll steering, touchscreen display with dedicated pages for the moving map, traffic, terrain, weather, nearest airports, flight plan, procedures, waypoint information, utilities, and more. All of this, contained in a 2’’ form factor designed to keep reconfiguration costs as minimal as possible. Starting at only $4,995. And if you’re in need of an ADS-B solution, the GNX 375 has ADS-B “In” and “Out” transponder, allowing you to focus on flying. Learn more: garmin.com/generalaviation

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

PS Engineering PMA450A Product Overview

Developing new products is just one of the things PS Engineering does best, we also recognize the importance of improving current designs. The PMA450A includes not only an easy to read OLED display but brings additional capabilities that have been requested from some of our customers.

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Garmin Introduces: G3X Touch Flight Displays for Certificated Aircraft

Now approved for installation in many popular factory-built single-engine piston aircraft, Garmin G3X Touch provides a full range of scalable, affordable glass flight display solutions. Bright, crisp 10.6” and 7” LCD touchscreens replace maintenance-prone mechanical instruments and gauges in the panel, allowing owners to augment their existing avionics with such safety-enhancing features as 3-D SVX™ synthetic vision, obstacle and terrain alerting, datalink weather, traffic targets, geo-referenced charts, reversionary display support and more. Optional capabilities include EIS engine monitoring, wireless cockpit connectivity, and autopilot interface with the Garmin GFC 500. Learn more: garmin.com/G3Xcertified

Beaver Avionics is an authorized dealer for Garmin Aviation Products.

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Garmin GI 275 Electronic Flight Instruments

Switch out your view by replacing mechanical gauges in your aircraft panel with GI 275 digital flight instruments. Discover the attitude indicator, which offers options for synthetic vision, 3-in-1 and 4-in-1 indicators, and ADI with autopilot interface and flight director. See the full-featured engine information system display, including exceedance alerting with auto page switching. And learn about the CDI, HSI, MFD, and backup flight instrument options for additional capabilities. Plus, each is easy to install right in an existing 3 1/8” instrument cutout, for low installation costs and minimal panel disruption. To learn more about GI 275, see Garmin.com/GI275

Beaver Avionics is an authorized dealer for Garmin Aviation Products

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Garmin aera 760: Reliable, Advanced Navigation in a Portable Package

Discover the advantages that come from a dedicated, purpose-built portable aviation navigator with the Garmin aera 760. Our 7” navigator offers the latest in-flight features, including IFR approaches, arrivals, and departures, georeferenced charts on the moving map and wires, terrain, and obstacles. To learn more about aera 760, visit: https://www.garmin.com/aera760

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Captain Eddie’s Fairey Firefly

Eddie Kurdziel, EAA 431776, brought his rare Fairey Firefly AS6 to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019 and won Reserve Grand Champion: Post World War II. The Firefly was introduced in 1943, and operated by the British Royal Navy as a fighter and anti-submarine aircraft, and was also used in a ground-attack role during the Korean War.

Monday, April 27, 2020

GPS Interference: AOPA speaking out against FCC's Ligado decision

AOPA stands firmly against a recent FCC decision to allow Ligado's 5G network to potentially interfere with GPS signals.

Friday, April 24, 2020

XP-82 - Fate, Circumstance, & Necessity

The North American XP-82 Twin Mustang has been one of the most highly anticipated warbird restorations in recent memory. After 10 years of perseverance and more than 1.5 million man-hours of work, noted warbird restorer Tom Reilly, EAA 802376, has this rare prototype close to flying again. Read the full story of this remarkable and unique restoration in the August issue of EAA Sport Aviation magazine.

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Skytypers Deliver Inspiring Messages over California

Go behind the scenes with the Skytypers
to hear how they joined the flight against Coronavirus
writing messages of unity and hope over Los Angeles.

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Note To Customers From Beaver Avionics

NOTE TO CUSTOMERS: We are doing our best to conduct business while observing local, state, and federal guidelines in light of the coronavirus pandemic.  Governor Newsom of California has recently issued Executive Order N-33-20 for all Californians to Shelter in Place.  In the interest of personal and public safety, we will not be accepting any on-site customer visits or face to face interactions until further notice.  In addition to the nationwide workforce, reductions have caused interruptions in some areas of resources and supply chains. Please be patient during this unprecedented event. Thank you.

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Introducing... Stratus Insight.

This is Stratus Insight.. a full-featured flight app from Appareo Aviation that offers everything you’ve come to expect from an EFB, but more.

Sunday, April 12, 2020

Thursday, April 9, 2020

So That You Can Focus On Your Love Of Flying

Troubleshooting and installation of avionics equipment and components in accordance with the strict requirements of the Federal Aviation Administration.

Our goal is to create the best version of your aircraft so that you can focus on the things you love about flying. We believe your aircraft should operate as an extension of you, this will create a more enjoyable experience and also a safer sky.

See more at BeaverAvionics.com

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Welcome To Our New Blog

Welcome to the new blog for Beaver Avionics. We plan to share a good deal about aviation instrumentation, our services, and much more. Thanks for stopping by and we hope you will visit again soon.