The compact 5-inch capacitive touchscreen boasts a bright, sunlight readable display complete with rich, interactive maps and a built-in GPS/GLONASS receiver that can be viewed in portrait or landscape modes for optimum customization.The aera 660 encompasses many of the features of the renowned aera and GPSMAP aviation portable series, adding new Connext wireless capabilities, Garmin Wire Aware wire-strike avoidance technology and more. Bluetooth supports the display of ADS-B “In” traffic and weather from a variety of sources, including the GDL 39/GDL 39 3D, Flight Stream and the GTX 345 ADS-B transponder. The aera 660 features a 5-inch capacitive touchscreen display that is optimized for cockpits and various types of flying.Portable ADS-B Install ADS-B G3X Angle of Attack GPS/NAV/COM NAVCOM COMM Transceivers Transponders EFIS - Glass Cockpit Multi-Function Displays Used Avionics Electrical/Lighting Altitude Encoders Audio Panels Autopilots ELT Antennas Weather Systems Entertainment Systems Satellite Communications Installation Supplies Custom Packages Traffic Avoidance Radar Altimeters Electrical System Aviation Accessories Kit Panels Airspeed Indicators Altimeters Angle of Attack Clocks/Chronometers Compasses EFIS - Glass Cockpit Engine Monitors Engine Instruments Flight Instruments Fuel Computers Horizons and Gyros Turn Coordinators Vertical Speed Indicators Tachometers/Hour Meters Flight Simulators and Accessories UAV / DRONES Action Apparel ASA Books, Videos & Training Material GCA Pilot Packages Jeppesen Emergency Equipment & Locator Beacons Flashlights i Pad Acc.Flight Bags, Cases, Binders & Kneeboards Flight Computers, Plotters & Flight Timers Fuel Testers Gifts & Novelties RAM Mounts, Logbooks & Yoke Clips Multipurpose Tools Posters & Prints Wall & Prop Clocks Sunglasses Garmin is pleased to announce the aera 660, a new cost-effective, feature-rich, purpose-built aviation portable.When connected to the GTX 345, GDL 39 3D or Flight Stream, the 3D Vision presentation is further enhanced with the display of pitch, roll and slip-skid information.A pilot-selectable presentation optionally displays flight instruments in round gauges or tapes overlaid on the 3D topographic landscape.3D Vision also displays lateral and vertical (VNAV) deviation bars and includes a 360-degree HSI, which displays course deviation, track, bearing and more.Bearing pointers can be manually configured to identify the nearest airport, complete with distance information.
The 3D Vision page within the aera 660 leverages a worldwide terrain database to create a rich, 3D representation of rising terrain near the aircraft, while overlaying GPS-derived airspeed, altitude and vertical speed alongside flight plan information.
Wireless connectivity options set the aera 660 even further apart from other portables on the market.
A mini-USB connector, micro SD™ card slot and removable battery accompany a dedicated power button along the bezel of the aera.
Depending on settings and external connections, pilots will receive up to 4 hours of battery life on a single charge.
New cost-effective database options along with built-in Wi-Fi database updating capabilities allow customers to more easily access the most up-to-date data, including daily U. An elegant yet rugged design allows the aera 660 to withstand harsh environments, meeting stringent temperature tests and helicopter vibration standards.