Nav Data Updates: Effort, Hardware, Cost

Planning an avionics upgrade? Consider how you'll maintain system data. Garmin's Flight Stream wireless system greatly simplifies the chore.

A new panel upgrade could be a few thousand dollars to the cost of a small home. But don’t forget about the ongoing costs, which include database subscriptions, firmware updates to the avionics hardware, the cost of computer hardware to support the database upgrades, database cards and your time (which for some is priceless). Avionics database […]
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