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Max Trescott's G1000 Glass Cockpit
Handbook with WAAS & Perspective

Get the single source of information that educates pilots about all of the features and benefits of flying the G1000, and how features vary among aircraft manufacturers.
This is the updated 4th Edition, which includes information for flying the Cirrus Perspective panel.

You'll learn about the PFD and MFD displays, audio panel, programming the GPS, electrical systems, using the autopilot and dealing with emergencies. A detailed discussion of instrument approaches, integrated with use of the autopilot, will help you become a pro. Advanced features, optional in some aircraft, such as TIS and TAS traffic monitoring systems, Stormscopes, and Terrain Awareness Warning Systems (TAWS) are discussed in detail. You'll also learn to use all of the data link weather features, like NEXRAD radar, satellite images, freezing level, winds aloft, AIRMETs, SIGMETS, TFRs,and METARs available through XM Satellite weather. Someday, all planes will be flown this way and with Max Trescott's G1000 Glass Cockpit Handbook, you can learn how to fly them today. Soft cover, 244 pages, 40 in color, illustrated with more than 275 computer screen shots and photographs, glossary and index.

Garmin Perspective VFR Course

Max Trescott offers a Garmin Perspective Training Course. In our VFR Perspective Transition Training course, you'll learn:

Benefits and Disadvantages of Glass Cockpits
Perspective System Architecture
Using the Primary Flight Display (PFD)
Operating the NAV & COM radios
Using the Engine Indication System
Using the Multifunction Display for Traffic, Weather, etc.
Flight Planning using the GPS
Using the GFC 700 Autopilot
Flying a trip in a Perspective-equipped Cirrus SR22

The course provides a total of four hours of material. You're welcome to return to the course
as often as you'd like for 90 days after your date of purchase.

March 2010:
New iPhone GPS Guides available for the Garmin 430 GPS and for the Garmin aera 500, 510, 550 and 560. Use as self-learning guides and quick reference checklists.