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A single user account is used to manage all of your aviation equipment.
On the right side of the flyGarmin homepage, ‘Sign In’ to your existing account (or ‘Create One’).
Database updates are managed by aviation device.
Once logged into the account, select the Devices tab
Database updates are purchased using a device/system profile.
(Aera 7xx series: Main Menu – Tools – Database – Unit ID (near the bottom of the list))
Available databases are listed for each product profile and Coverage Area.
1. Select/click the "Buy Databases" button located to the right of the device name to bring up the coverage map.
2. Click the areas of the map where you will be flying
3. Click on the type of subscription you would like (i.e. Annual coverage, Single updates, or Bundles if offered), whether you want to include Flitecharts or not, and a Navigation data preference.
4. Click the "Add to Cart" button located to the right of the databases you would like to purchase
Databases must be installed directly to the aera 795/796 – connected to your computer with a USB cable.
Once the required billing information is entered and the purchase is finished, click the "Install Updates" button for the device to install the databases. If a bundle was purchased, you will first need to click the "Complete Bundle Purchase" button to start the bundle before clicking the "Install Updates" button.
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