Avionics Report

May 2014 Issue

Garmin GXM42: Newer SiriusXM

Garmin’s GXM42 receives new WSI weather packages from SiriusXM Aviation, but it only works with the aera796 portable GPS.

The way we see it, portable and affordable ADS-B receivers are threatening—if not putting a sizable dent—in the once-dominant satellite broadcast weather market.

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