Fuel Prices, Global Charting Options and More Comprehensive chart options provide pilots with an easy path to a paperless cockpit in a compact device, which may be qualified for use as either a Class I or Class II Electronic Flight Bag (EFB).
Geo-referenced IFR enroute, VFR sectional charts and Garmin Flite Charts terminal procedures are available as part of the expansive database offerings associated with the aera 660.
An intuitive user interface resembles that of the popular GTN 650/750 touchscreen series, aera 795/796 series and the Garmin Pilot app, so pilots can easily transition between the aera 660 and other Garmin products in the cockpit.
3D Vision 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.
Connext Wireless Connectivity Wireless connectivity options set the aera 660 even further apart from other portables on the market.
Wireless database updating capabilities add to the unique feature set of the aera 660.
Additionally, Garmin Chart View enables the display of Jeppesen charts with an optional subscription from Jeppesen. Similar to features found within other Garmin products, patented Smart Airspace is included in the aera 660 feature set.Safe Taxi geo-referenced airport diagrams also aid in situational awareness by identifying runways, taxiways, FBO’s, hangars and more relative to the aircraft’s position on the airport surface.Subscription-free Flight Information Service-Broadcast (FIS-B) weather1 products may simultaneously be overlaid on the map page and dedicated weather pages for easy interpretation.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 weather1 from a variety of sources, including the GDL 39/GDL 39 3D, Flight Stream and the GTX 345 ADS-B transponder.
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. Dedicated Compact Portable Navigator The Garmin aera 660 features a 5-inch capacitive touchscreen display that is optimized for cockpits and various types of flying.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.