New Purchase Rebate Available
OLATHE, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the
global leader in satellite navigation, announced today the GXM 42, a
portable SiriusXM Aviation weather receiver which allows pilots to
access new weather services made available by SiriusXM and their
enhanced satellite network.
The GXM 42 is the latest addition to a vast lineup of weather antenna
receivers, which offers state-of-the-art SiriusXM Aviation data
reception while making even more weather products available at a lower
subscription tier. Furthermore, the base service now includes lightning,
including cloud-to-cloud and cloud-to-ground activity, graphical winds
aloft, temperatures aloft, AIRMETS, and SIGMETS, which were previously
available within higher subscription levels.
Similar to earlier generation antennas, the GXM 42 offers pertinent
weather products such as radar, aviation routine weather reports
(METARs), terminal aerodrome forecasts (TAFs), temporary flight
restrictions (TFRs), turbulence forecasts, and more. Data subscriptions
and coverage area information is available from SiriusXM.
The GXM 42 is currently available for purchase starting at $599.00.
SiriusXM is expected to offer a $300.00 SiriusXM Rewards VISA® Prepaid
Card rebate for new purchases with a qualifying subscription (certain
conditions apply, expect more details to become available at http://www.siriusxm.com/sxmaviation).
Furthermore, activation fees have been lowered to $25.00 and discounts
are available to customers who choose to prepay for annual subscriptions
Currently, the GXM 42 is compatible with the aera® 796.
Future compatibility with other current production portables is
anticipated to follow this year. Visit http://www.garmin.com/
or contact a Garmin dealer for more information. Visit http://www.siriusxm.com/sxmaviation
to learn more about these latest packages and for subscription
information from SiriusXM.
Garmin’s aviation business segment is a leading provider of solutions to
OEM, aftermarket, military and government customers. Garmin’s portfolio
includes navigation, communication, flight control, hazard avoidance,
surveillance, and other products and services that are known for
innovation, reliability, and value. For more information about Garmin’s
full line of avionics, go to www.garmin.com/aviation,
About Garmin International Inc.
Garmin International Inc. is a subsidiary of Garmin Ltd. (Nasdaq: GRMN),
the global leader in satellite navigation. Since 1989, this group of
companies has designed, manufactured, marketed and sold navigation,
communication and information devices and applications – most of which
are enabled by GPS technology. Garmin’s products serve automotive,
mobile, wireless, outdoor recreation, marine, aviation, and OEM
applications. Garmin Ltd. is incorporated in Switzerland, and its
principal subsidiaries are located in the United States, Taiwan and the
United Kingdom. For more information, visit Garmin's virtual pressroom
or contact the Media Relations department at 913-397-8200. Garmin, VISA,
and aera are registered trademarks and GXM is a trademark of Garmin Ltd.
or its subsidiaries.
All other brands, product names, company names, trademarks and service
marks are the properties of their respective owners. All rights reserved.
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This release includes forward-looking statements regarding Garmin Ltd.
and its business. Such statements are based on management’s current
expectations. The forward-looking events and circumstances discussed in
this release may not occur and actual results could differ materially as
a result of known and unknown risk factors and uncertainties affecting
Garmin, including, but not limited to, the risk factors listed in the
Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 28, 2013, filed
by Garmin with the Securities and Exchange Commission (Commission file
number 0-31983). A copy of such Form 10-K is available at www.garmin.com/aboutGarmin/invRelations/finReports.html.
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future events, or otherwise.
Garmin International Inc.
Jessica Koss, 913-397-8200
Source: Garmin International Inc.