Garmin expands Connext wireless cockpit connectivity portfolio

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), has announced an expanded Connext ecosystem that now includes the website and the FltPlan Go app on Apple and Android mobile devices, the company said.

With compatible Garmin avionics1, pilots can simply create a flight plan within the website, share it within the FltPlan Go app and wirelessly transfer it to select avionics once they arrive to the aircraft via the app on a mobile device.

FltPlan Go customers can also wirelessly receive and display aviation weather products from various sources including Flight Information Service-Broadcast (FIS-B) as well as Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) traffic, GPS position data and back-up attitude information.

A companion to the popular website, the FltPlan Go app can be utilized within the Connext ecosystem to wirelessly communicate with select Garmin avionics.

Garmin´s aviation business segment is a 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

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, Connext, G1000 and GDL are registered trademarks and GTN, GNS and GTX are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.