Before flying VFR or IFR with a G1000 be sure to have a safe transition course !
The Garmin G1000 will provide you a safer flight if you know how to use it. It may be a source of confusion and distraction if you didn’t have the appropriate training.
VFR transition course :
You will discover how to use the G1000 in adequation with the Visual Flight Rules (looking outside) as the G1000 will force your eyes to look inside the plane.
– 3 hours ground with a flight simulator
– 2 hours flight
IFR transition course :
You will discover how to trust the G1000 and how to deal with partial or total G1000 failure.
– 5 hours ground with a flight simulator
– 5 hours flight