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.

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.

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.