July 2003 Issue

Letters: 07/03

I’m a fan of Aviation Consumer and have taken your advice on purchases.  However, I think you’re missing the real story of the UPSAT CNX80.  UPSAT is so far ahead of the game that nobody seems to understand how revolutionary the product is.

I spent a great deal of time talking to Wayne McGhee at the UPSAT booth at Sun ‘n Fun and this box is amazing.  It needs to be compared to something in a Gulfstream, not a Garmin box.  I think a headline like, “Corporate FMS comes to GA” or “Big Iron Features in a GA Mapcom” is more accurate. Garmin told me at the show that they are looking at the third quarter of 2003 for their WASS box. The upgrade is to send in your GNS430 or...

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