You can track your progress through the status bar that appears on screen.
Once it is finished updating, you will receive a message that it is safe to disconnect your Garmin.
Plus, you can use the XM Radio capability to enjoy 170 channels of digital music, news and other programming through your headset or cabin audio system.
(The GXM 42 smart antenna is NOT included with your aera.) In addition to the XM satellite access, the aera 510 comes fully preloaded with detailed aerial mapping of terrain contours and structural features.
Another big change in map updates is that more of them are free.If you've purchased one of Garmin's many GPS units that offer free map updates, you will choose this map updates page, which will prompt you to download and install the Garmin Express map updater utility, if you don't already have it installed.Follow the instructions to get Garmin Express running on your machine.So, you'll have a wealth of information resources at your fingertips, to help you make better flying decisions.What's more, the simplicity of a single integrated cabling solution for power, music and datalink weather antenna options makes for easy, clutter-free aera connectivity in the cockpit.