Columbia Avionics & Aircraft Services INC. has obtained Garmin STC approval in Citation 560XL Aircraft

Columbia Avionics & Aircraft Services Inc. has received FAA STC approval to install the Garmin GTN 650/750 GPS/COMM/NAV systems in Cessna 560XL Series Aircraft. The STC includes WAAS approvals and certifies the aircraft for GPS-LPV approaches. It also includes ADS-B out approval.

The six-inch-tall high-definition touchscreen offers access to displays such as terrain mapping, graphical flight planning, geo-referenced charting, traffic display and satellite weather. Included in the STC are options for the Garmin GDL-69A weather data and GMA-35 audio panel.

Columbia Avionics & Aircraft Services Inc also holds STC’s for a similar installation for the Citation 500 series. STC ST01691WI for GTN package includes the  Cessna models, 500, 550, 550 Bravo, S550, 560 Citation V, Ultra and Encore as well as the 560XL with Honeywell Primus 1000 EFIS/autopilot. They also hold STCs for the same equipment in the Citation 501/551 and Citation 560.