Garmin G1000 NXi for Phenom 100/300 Gets EASA Nod

 - July 13, 2021, 6:23 PM

EASA has approved the Garmin G1000 NXi upgrade for Embraer Phenom 100s and 300s equipped with the Prodigy Flight Deck, offering modernized displays with improved readability, reduced power consumption, and more powerful processors. The upgrade can be installed at select Garmin dealers and Embraer Service & Support centers.

Garmin’s G1000 NXi includes additional capabilities such as SurfaceWatch runway monitoring, visual approach guidance, and map overlay within the HSI. Other features include split-screen view on the multifunction display, sectional charts and IFR low/high en route charts, European visual reporting points overlays on the moving map, and Smart Airspace.

Available as options for G1000 NXi-equipped Phenom 100s are a display of ADS-B In weather and traffic data via the GTX 345R/345DR transponder and GMA 1360D audio panels with Bluetooth capabilities. The GWX 75 Doppler weather radar is available as an option on Phenom 300s with the G1000 NXi.