Garmin’s GNS™ Upgrade Program

Maximize Your Avionics

Welcome to the Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program, an exclusive opportunity designed for aircraft owners looking to elevate their avionics systems. With the aviation landscape constantly evolving, staying updated with the latest technology is not just about keeping up — it’s about leading the pack. This program offers you a seamless upgrade path from your existing GNS navigators to the state-of-the-art GTN Xi series, along with other advanced Garmin products, ensuring your avionics meet modern demands for safety, efficiency, and performance. Explore the significant benefits and straightforward process of upgrading your cockpit with our guide. Whether you’re looking to enhance flight safety or improve operational efficiency, Garmin’s upgrade program is tailored to help you achieve maximum flying potential with minimal hassle.

Understanding the Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program

The Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program is specifically tailored to streamline the enhancement of your avionics. This initiative enables you to replace older GNS series navigators with cutting-edge technology, such as the GTN Xi series and other sophisticated Garmin products. The main goal of this program is to facilitate an easy transition to newer, more advanced models that offer increased performance, extensive capabilities, and compliance with the latest aviation standards. This upgrade not only refines the functionality of your avionics but also significantly boosts your aircraft’s value and capability, ensuring you are equipped for the demands of modern aviation.

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Key Benefits of the Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program

Financial Incentives - By trading in older units such as the GNS 530 or GNS 430, significant credits can be obtained toward the purchase of newer models like the GTN 750Xi or GTN 650Xi. These financial benefits make the upgrade more accessible and cost-effective, particularly for pilots operating with older or unsupported systems.

Future-Proofing Your Avionics - Upgrading to the latest devices like the GTN Xi series or GNX 375 ensures readiness for future navigational requirements and airspace regulations. These systems are engineered to adapt to forthcoming technological advancements, aiding pilots in maintaining compliance and prolonging the utility of their avionic investments.

Enhanced Operational Efficiency and Safety: GTN 750Xi and GTN 650Xi - These units are renowned for their expansive touchscreen interfaces that streamline navigation and communication processes. The intuitive touchscreens decrease pilot workload, allowing for quicker and simpler commands during intricate flight operations. Moreover, with capabilities such as graphical flight planning, these navigators significantly augment in-flight management and enhance safety.

Cost-Effective Navigation and Communication Solutions: GPS 175 and GNC 355 - Offering advanced GPS navigation at an affordable price, the GPS 175 and GNC 355 models support ADS-B Out, enhancing situational awareness and meeting modern compliance standards. The GNC 355 also includes complete COM radio functionalities, providing a comprehensive solution for pilots aiming to upgrade their communications without extensive cockpit modifications.

All-in-One ADS-B Out and In Solution: GNX 375 - Combining GPS navigation with an ADS-B Out/In transponder, the GNX 375 not only simplifies the cockpit layout but also bolsters safety. It delivers traffic and weather information directly to the cockpit, improving situational awareness and aiding decision-making across all flight stages.

GPS 175  GTN 650Xi GNX 375


Each product in the Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program is designed to meet specific pilot needs and preferences, offering enhancements that improve not only the functionality but also the overall safety and efficiency of the aircraft’s avionics system. Opting into this program represents an investment in cutting-edge technology that provides both immediate and long-term advantages.

Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program Details

Garmin is offering a credit towards the purchase of a GTN Xi series navigator, GNC 355 or GNX 375 unit with a qualifying1 trade-in of a GNS series navigator.

Unit Traded In New Product Purchased Credit Amount
GPS 500, GNS 530, GPS 500W, GNS 530W GTN 750Xi, GTN 725Xi $1,750
GPS 500, GNS 530, GPS 500W, GNS 530W GTN 650Xi, GTN 635Xi, GTN 625Xi $1,500
GPS 500, GNS 530, GPS 500W, GNS 530W GNC 355, GNX 375 $1,000
GPS 400, GNC 420, GNS 430, GPS 400W, GNC 420W, GNS 430W, CNX 80, GNS 480 GTN 750Xi, GTN 725Xi $1,500
GPS 400, GNC 420, GNS 430, GPS 400W, GNC 420W, GNS 430W, CNX 80, GNS 480 GTN 650Xi, GTN 635Xi, GTN 625Xi $1,250
GPS 400, GNC 420, GNS 430, GPS 400W, GNC 420W, GNS 430W, CNX 80, GNS 480 GNC 355, GNX 375 $1,000
GNS 430, GNS 430W, CNX 80, GNS 480 GPS 175, GNC 2154 $1,000

1Trade-in unit must be in good, working condition.
2Includes gray, helicopter, and NVG variants of GTN Xi
3Additional parts and installation may be required. For more complete pricing information, including installation cost, please contact us.
4GPS 175 and GNC 215 must be purchased on the same order to qualify

Upgrade Your GNS™ Before It’s Too Late!

Don’t let your GNS™ navigators become obsolete! Garmin GNS™ Upgrade Program offers you a unique opportunity to trade in your current system for a more advanced and efficient model. Take advantage of this chance to enhance your avionics with the latest technology while also enjoying significant trade-in credits.

Our team of expert avionics consultants, all experienced pilots, are ready to discuss the best upgrade options for you and help you transition smoothly to superior navigation solutions. Contact us now to learn how you can benefit from our special offers and upgrade your cockpit technology without hassle.