1999 News Releases

View product news releases by selecting a specific market from the pull-down menu below or scroll down to see all 1999 press releases organized by market. You will also find announcements of partnerships we've formed with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and other corporate-related news on this page.

Corporate

December 22, 1999
Garmin Avionics Goes to the Head of the Class

November 4, 1999
Garmin Announces Sponsorship of Two Major Fishing Tournament Trails

October 21, 1999
Garmin GPS Becomes Standard Equipment on Select Raytheon Aircraft

October 20, 1999
Garmin to Expand its Operations in Olathe

October 12, 1999
Garmin Goes On Board with VisionAire Vantage

April 12, 1999
Garmin and Sandel Avionics Join Forces to Create Compatible Avionics Software Interface

March 12, 1999
Garmin Appoints New Director of Recreational and Mobile Electronics Sales



Mobile Electronics

November 29, 1999
Garmin NavTalk Offers a Low-Cost Vehicle and Personal Tracking System

August 12, 1999
Garmin Puts an Electronic Map Right at Your Fingertips

January 7, 1999
Garmin Unveils StreetPilot GPS ColorMap


Marine

October 26, 1999
Garmin Adds Affordable, Full-Featured Sounder to its Family of Fishfinder Units

August 18, 1999
Garmin Sets Sail for the Marine Market with Powerful New Handheld Radio

August 18, 1999
Garmin Debuts Two New Tools for Mariners


Outdoor

November 15, 1999
Garmin Gives New Meaning to the Term Handheld GPS

August 12, 1999
Garmin Unveils the Latest in Handheld GPS Design -- the GPS 12MAP

January 7, 1999
Garmin Debuts New GPS III Plus

January 7, 1999
Garmin Introduces Color Handheld - the GPS 12CX


Aviation

December 13, 1999
Garmin Delivers Weather Data to the Cockpit

November 15, 1999
Garmin Technology Takes to the Skies Again

October 12, 1999
Garmin Navigates its Way into the New Millennium with the GNS 530

October 12, 1999
Garmin Unveils Digital Transponder for General Aviation Use

July 28, 1999
Garmin Unveils a Color Handheld GPS for the Airplane

July 28, 1999
Garmin Teams Up with BFGoodrich Avionics Systems, Inc., to Bring Weather and Traffic Information to the Cockpit

May 13, 1999
Garmin Introduces AirCell Cellular Communication for the Cockpit

February 21, 1999
Garmin Continues to Take Aviation World by Storm


Cartography

June 21, 1999
Garmin Announces Mapping Made Easy

January 7, 1999
Garmin Brings Cartography to Your GPS via CD-ROM


OEM/Sensors

July 28, 1999
Garmin Announces a Simple Way to Keep GPS Datacards Current


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