Navigation Equipment

Visual Aids

Garmin Adds High Sensitivity GPS Receiver to eTrex® Series

New myGarmin Feature Makes it Easier Than Ever to Download Geocaches OLATHE, Kan., May 31 -- Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced it has refreshed its eTrex series by adding a high sensitivity GPS receiver to this popular line of outdoor handheld devices. The new models include the eTrex Vista® HCx, eTrex Legend® HCx, eTrex Summit® HC,...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

GPS Navigator has widescreen display.

Along with sunlight-readable 4.3 in. color touchscreen display, nuvi® 200W and 250W personal navigation devices incorporate internal GPS antenna and provide turn-by-turn, voice-prompted directions. Unit lets users augment preloaded points of interest and recalculates route if turn is missed during travel. For security, Garmin Lock(TM) theft prevention system disables unit from performing...

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Communications Software

amAze Enables DigitalGlobe Satellite Imagery on Mobile Phones

LocatioNet Leverages DigitalGlobe's High Resolution Satellite and Aerial Imagery for amAze Mobile Navigation Application London, UK and Longmont, Colo., May 21, 2007 - LocatioNet Systems Ltd., a leading provider of mobile mapping and location applications, and DigitalGlobe, the provider of the world's highest-resolution imagery and geospatial information products, today announced a partnership...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Audio: Mio Technology Goes Wiiiiide with Latest GPS Device

FREMONT, Calif., May 21 /- Mio Technology's DigiWalker(TM) C520 portable GPS navigation and entertainment device, originally shown at CES 2007, is now available to North American customers. The widescreen device boasts several firsts" for Mio's product lineup, including a large 4.3-inch split-screen display, text-to-speech driving instructions and enhanced Bluetooth® capabilities. The most...

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Navigation Equipment

Audio/Video Navigation System is hard-drive based.

Featuring built-in 30 GB hard disc drive, Model CN-NVD905U Double-Din HDD navigation system offers access to maps and 12 million searchable points of interest. Pre-loaded NAVTEQ® mapping software provides detailed maps of 86 U.S. cities including map data for Canada and Puerto Rico. System includes 7 in. touch panel LCD screen, built-in DVD slot, voice guidance, Bluetooth capability, option...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Tele Atlas Selected to Power Garmin Navigation Devices

First Products to Launch in Growing Asia Pacific Region 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands, May 3 -- Tele Atlas (FSE: TA6, EUNV: TA), a leading global provider of digital maps and dynamic content for navigation and location based solutions, today announced it has signed an agreement with Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. Tele Atlas will initially provide the digital maps for the Garmin...

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Visual Aids

Piper Selects the Garmin® G1000® Avionics Suite for Aircraft

LAKELAND, Fla., April 17 // -- Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN), today announced that Piper Aircraft, Inc. has made the all-glass, fully integrated Garmin G1000 avionics suite available as an option on the Saratoga II TC and Piper 6X. Piper's G1000 avionics suite is WAAS certified and includes Garmin's latest G1000 enhancements including Garmin SafeTaxi(TM) and...

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Visual Aids

Portable Navigation Device features 4.3 in. touch screen.

Preloaded with US and Canadian maps, TomTom ONE XL gives drivers access to TomTom PLUS services such as real-time traffic and weather reports, updates on road conditions, and TomTom Buddies feature. Traffic-ready solution comes with QuickGPSfix software for connection with GPS satellites and route calculation. Users can also take advantage of TomTom HOME to manage, download, store, and transfer...

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Visual Aids

Navigational Service allows flight planning from cell phone.

Pilot My-Cast subscription-based cell phone service enables pilots to file their personal flight plans using their mobile phone. All flight plan data is saved, facilitating future flight filings by only requiring pilots to alter information that has changed for new flight plan. Subscribers also have access to current and predicted National Weather Service data for the current airport, destination...

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Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

GPS Solutions turn mobile devices into navigators.

With map and navigation features that work with wide range of Bluetooth enabled handsets, Mobile 10 device allows users to access real-time traffic alerts and weather reports and offers voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions while showing moving map on handset display. Designed for use in car or other vehicle, Mobile 20 device, which has similar features to Mobile 10, works by inserting handset...

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