Pilot Magazine | Aug 01, 2004
Garmin challenges its competitors once again Two years ago Garmin's GPSMap 196 shocked the portable-GPS market with a $1,000 receiver that navigates on land, sea, or in the air ("Triple Play: The Garmin GPSMap 196," October 2002 Pilot). Still on the market, it features instrument approaches and a Panel page of realistic aircraft instruments that can be used to make a crude localizer-like approach (it is not certified for IFR flight).
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