- Garmin Aera 796 Touch Screen GPS - Clearance
Garmin Aera 796 Touch Screen GPS - Clearance
With its 3D Vision navigation technology, advancedelectronic flight bag capabilities, XM Weather capabilities and muchmore, the touchscreen aera 796 ushers in the next era of aviationportables.
Revolutionary new 3D Vision technology shows a virtual 3-Dbehind-the-aircraft perspective of surrounding terrain derived from GPSand the onboard terrain database – a feature previously only availablein our panel-mount avionics.Vision and other flight data are presentedsmoothly and continuously thanks to the device’s internal GPS thatprovides position updates at a rate of 5 times per second (5 Hz). The796’s bright 7" diagonal high-definition sunlight-readable display makesdetailed mapping easy to see in any lighting conditions and works inboth portrait and landscape mode. The physical design has been optimizedto fit on the yoke or for use as a knee-mounted device. There are only 4touch keys on the bezel representing "Back", "Menu", "Direct-to" and"Nearest" for quick navigation to the most frequent used functions. Allother functions are quickly accessed through Intuitive onscreen iconswith labels. This unique touchscreen interface even allows you toquickly pan across the map screen and pinch to zoom.
By adding optional City Navigator maps, both helicopter and fixed-wingpilots add street addresses as waypoints or direct-to destinations. Thedevice includes an SD™ card slot for easy updates and expansions; easilykeep track of the databases on your aera through flyGarmin, our onlinemanager that helps you update, manage and purchase the latest aviationdata for your Garmin device.
Among the Features:
- Large 7' dual-oriented WVGA TFT readable display
- XM WX Weather & Radio for U.S. & Canada compatible
- Smart Airspace Feature (generates and displays altitude-sensitive alerts)
- Traffic Information Services (TIS) alerts compatible
- Super fast 5 Hz GPS
- Built-in AOPA airport directory data
- Preloaded Safe Taxi airport diagrams
- Preloaded low & high altitude enroute airways
- Display Size: 7 in. diagonal
- Display: bright, color WVGA TFT with adjustable backlighting and selectable screen orientation
- Length: 5.1"
- Height: 8.7"
- Depth 1.5"