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GTR 200B quarter angle

Garmin® TeamX introduces the GTR 200B comm radio with Bluetooth® intercom designed for experimental aircraft

OLATHE, Kan. /January 16, 2019/Business Wire — Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), today announced the GTR 200B, a comm radio and Bluetooth-enabled intercom designed specifically for experimental and amateur-built aircraft. In addition to advanced auto-squelch, stereo intercom, alert inputs, standby frequency monitoring and more, Bluetooth connectivity allows pilots to connect a […]

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The experimental aircraft "Solar Impules" takes off for its first transcontinental flight to Morocco from the airbase in Payerne, Switzerland.

Solar Plane Begins 1st Transcontinental Flight

An experimental solar-powered airplane took off from Switzerland on its first transcontinental flight Thursday, aiming to reach North Africa next week. Pilot Andre Borschberg planned to take the jumbo jet-size Solar Impulse plane on its first leg to Madrid, Spain, by Friday. His colleague Bertrand Piccard will take the helm of the aircraft for the […]

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