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Garmin aera 560
5.6* out of 10

Garmin aera 560

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Overall 10
10

Superb "portable MFD"

Paul, Amazon
17 November 2012
  • Summary: I'll update the status down the road, but right now it's 5 stars... The only thing I don't like is the high price and the cost for XM weather... but if you want a hi-res all-in-one, small form factor unit, this is it... Does EVERYTHING. See other non-Amazon reviews, as you'll see a similar story.
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Overall 10
10

A great backup nav device

Michael S., Amazon
14 June 2012
  • Summary: I use this in my helicopter for backup nav. Actually saved us once over the ocean when we had a navigation error. Almost ran out of gas, but this little guy saved the day.
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Overall 2
2.0

Even Garmin doesn't think this will work a year from now

The Sad Truth, Amazon
14 June 2012
  • Summary: I contacted Garmin to find out which of their new GPS units would continue to work even after LightSquared starts broadcasting broadband transmissions like they are getting ready to do right now, and Garmin customer service didn't have enough confidence in any of their currently manufactured GPS...
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Overall 10
10

Works great, but expensive

Mike S., Amazon
2 October 2011
  • Summary: The Aera 560 works great and has lots of useful features that are pretty easy to access with the touch screen. The screen brightness is absolutely great. Much easier to see than my ipad and iphone in the plane (but nowhere near as useful as the ipad with foreflight) I bought the Aera 560 primarily...
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