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Garmin’s ADS-B WX

Garmin’s portable ADS-B receiver is a solid performer, but it does have some competition from other devices when it comes to providing traffic and weather information. By Jeff Van West.

Freedom to See It Differently

Jeff Van West flight-tests two popular EFISes in a Remos GX LSA, and examines their accuracy, user interface and reliability. After all the stones have been unturned, your choice can be simplified: Are you a Mac or a PC?

In Case You Missed it

Avionics Special: Construction Zone

Marc Cook succumbs to the siren song of the Garmin G3X, and clears the flight deck for an avionics upgrade.

GPS-Assisted Airspeed Calibration

Are your airspeed indications accurate?

Design Process: CG Loading

Empty weight and empty CG of the airplane are fixed and do not vary from flight to flight. The same cannot be said of its contents.

Build Your Own Annunciator Panel

When you use an Arduino processor board, it's easier than you think.