Garmin G3X Touch:Wide-Reaching STC

Buyers waited years for an STC'd version of Garmin's G3X integrated avionics suite. Now it's approved for 500-plus certified aircraft models.

Proof is the newly approved G3X Touch installed in a Grumman Tiger that I flew for this report. In case you missed the announcement, the flagship G3X Touch integrated glass panel came from the company's experimental line, but in the course of a year Garmin earned an STC via an approved model list (AML) for over 500 aircraft models. In the current certification climate that's no joke, and neither is the dollar investment to get it done.
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