Using the optional global navigation database and many regional charting options, the aera 660 provides worldwide versatility.The aera 660 is available in 4 regional versions with select regional data preloaded for North America, South America, Atlantic and Pacific regions.New cost-effective database options along with built-in Wi-Fi database updating capabilities allow customers to more easily access the most up-to-date data, including daily U. Dedicated Compact Portable Navigator The Garmin aera 660 features a 5-inch capacitive touchscreen display that is optimized for cockpits and various types of flying.An elegant yet rugged design allows the aera 660 to withstand harsh environments, meeting stringent temperature tests and helicopter vibration standards.
Obstacle databases with comprehensive power line coverage and HOT lines are also available for the U. Coverage for the Gulf of Mexico is also available, which includes offshore oil drilling platforms and more.
Additionally, Garmin Chart View enables the display of Jeppesen charts with an optional subscription from Jeppesen. Similar to features found within other Garmin products, patented Smart Airspace is included in the aera 660 feature set.
Smart Airspace highlights the airspace nearest the aircraft’s current altitude and de-emphasizes non-pertinent airspace so pilots can quickly identify their location relative to the airspace around them.
Additionally, the aera 660 supports connectivity with the Garmin VIRB XE HD action camera, so pilots can control recording and take photos.
When paired with the GTX 345, Flight Stream or the GDL 39/GDL 39 3D, ADS-B traffic and weather1 is wirelessly transferred and displayed on the aera 660.