Garmin has announced another new product, the GXM 42 Portable Aviation Weather Receiver.
When paired with an aera 796 this will allow the pilot to access new weather services made available by SiriusXM’s enhanced satellite network.

The updated SiriusXM Aviation service gives pilots access to comprehensive weather products as they become available, allowing operators to make educated decisions in-flight as it relates to weather.

It is available now for $599 USD.

Contact us today to place your order!

Skye Avionics of Campbell River, BC, has completed the first installation in the world of the Freeflight 1201 GPS WAAS receiver integrated with the Garmin GTX330 ES Transponder.

“The installation went very well and the systems worked flawlessly together” commented company President, Ryan Evans. “This combination will provide customers looking to upgrade to be ADS-B compliant with a simple and cost effective way to do so.”

With our pre-made kits we are able to provide customers with numerous avionics packages and options that can be easily installed at their facilities. This includes a complete kit for the Garmin GTX 330 ES, Freeflight 1201 GPS Sensor and an encoder.

About Skye Avionics

Skye Avionics provides avionics sales, servicing and installation services to the helicopter, general aviation and business aviation sectors. We also hold STC’s for products designed by Skye Avionics for the Bell 407 and MD500. Our technicians travel worldwide and with our commitment to providing outstanding quality and customer support you can rely on the Skye Team for all your avionics needs.