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Garmin aera 795 for sale

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GARMIN has launched two new portable GPS units with 3D vision and touchscreen controls.

They are the Aera 795 and aera 796, which may qualify as Class 1 or 2 Electronic Flight Bags.

Garmin says the Aera 795 has the features of the GPSMAP 695, adding new capabilities such as touchscreen and portrait and 3D Vision.

The 795 also takes the pilot one step closer to a paperless cockpit with a digital document viewer, scratch pad and pre-loaded geo-referenced AeroNav IFR and VFR enroute charts .

The Aera 795 has a 7-inch touchscreen display that can be viewed in portrait or landscape mode.

The design has been optimised to fit on the yoke and can also be used as a knee-mounted device.

The US version has geo-referenced IFR Enroute charts and VFR Sectional charts pre-loaded, and the Aera 795 also includes US geo-referenced Garmin FliteCharts.

Jeppesen charts and diagrams can also be used, which is perfect for European customers.

The Aera 796 includes a receiver for XM WX Satellite Weather and SiriusXM Radio. XM WX Satellite gives next generation radar (NEXRAD), aviation routine weather reports (METARs), terminal aerodrome forecasts (TAFs), temporary flight restrictions (TFRs), lightning, winds aloft, turbulence forecasts, PIREPs and icing forecast. It can also display traffic.

The Aera 796 and 795 are available immediately for an expected price of $2,499 and $2,199, respectively.


GARMIN AERA 795 $2499

TO COUNTER the iPad revolution Garmin launched two new units which have everything you could want in a touchscreen portable device - and which can work as a Class One or Two EFB.

The Aera 795 has the features of the GPSMAP 695, adding new capabilities such as a touchscreen user interface, pilot-selectable screen orientation and 3D Vision. The 795 also takes the pilot one step closer to a paperless cockpit with a digital document viewer, scratch pad, and pre-loaded geo-referenced AeroNav IFR and VFR en-route charts.

The Aera 795 has a high-resolution, 7-inch touchscreen display that can be viewed in portrait or landscape mode, while the body is designed to fit on the yoke or knee-mounted.

The US version also has geo-referenced IFR en-route charts and VFR sectional charts pre-loaded, and the 795 also includes US geo-referenced Garmin FliteCharts, showing departure procedures, standard terminal arrival routes, approach charts and airport diagrams. Jeppesen charts and diagrams can also be used, which is perfect for European customers.

The 796 has extra features such as GXM 40 receiver for XM WX Satellite Weather and SiriusXM Radio. XM WX Satellite Weather gives next generation radar (NEXRAD), aviation routine weather reports (METARs), terminal aerodrome forecasts (TAFs), temporary flight restrictions(TFRs), lightning, winds aloft, turbulence forecasts, PIREPs, icing forecast and several other important weather products.

The 795 also displays traffic if coupled to a compatible traffic source like the G7X 330, showing TIS traffic info where available. The 796 and 795 are available immediately for an expected street price of $2,499 and $2,199.