Referred to as "Pilot-friendly" because it leads you step-by-step through each procedure, from start to finish.
This Pilot-friendly Garmin GPSmap 495/6 manual from concentrates on a task-oriented format to cover all GPS operations. The GPSmap 495/6 combines all the features of the GPSmap 396 with new features such as their SafeTaxi. This feature has detailed maps of more than 650 airports to help guide you when taxiing. The GPSmap 495/6 also includes the AOPA Airport Directory information and bundles detailed street maps with the unit. The Table of Contents lists all operations. Find the operation that interests you, go to the appropriate page and view the step-by-step instructions from beginning to end. Get up and running FAST! The manufacturer's manual contains the official recommendations and is an excellent reference.
This manual is designed to be used in conjunction with the unit in the aircraft or while using the AC adapter at home. This combination will safely lower your learning curve without the noise and distractions that accompany flying. It also is valuable as a take along tool in the cockpit for a quick reference as needed. Written for pilots by a CFI with over 40 years of experience who is ATP rated in both airplanes and helicopters. He also is an accomplished Flight, Simulator and Ground Instructor.
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