GDL 69/69A SXM

Learn more about Garmin’s certified SiriusXM aviation receivers.

Call 1-844-823-0843 or subscribe online.

GDL 69/69A SXM

Learn more about Garmin’s certified SiriusXM aviation receivers.

Call 1-844-823-0843 or subscribe online.

Hardware overview

About the Garmin
GDL 69/69A SXM receiver

The GDL 69 SXM provides satellite delivered SiriusXM Aviation weather to your avionics display. For the same weather capabilities plus audio entertainment in the cockpit, choose the sound-enabled GDL 69A SXM which also provides SiriusXM satellite-delivered entertainment. This remote datalink receiver helps you make informed, safe decisions based on the best weather information available.

Visit Garmin to purchase Garmin GDL 69/69A SXM receivers

SiriusXM weather and audio is delivered using satellites, which provides coast-to-coast coverage at any altitude across the continental U.S. With a subscription to SiriusXM Aviation weather and a GDL 69 SiriusXM brings continuous, detailed weather to Garmin certified avionics such as GTN 750/650 touchscreen navigator series, G500 TXi/G600 TXi touchscreen flight displays and integrated flight decks such as G1000, G1000 NXi, G2000, G3000, G5000, G900X, G600, G500, G500H and GMX 200.

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SiriusXM Aviation Packages Compatibility

Pilot for ForeFlight

Pilot Preferred

Pilot Pro

Get a $200 Rebate

With the purchase and subscription activation of an eligible aviation weather receiver.

Get a $200 Rebate

With the purchase and subscription activation of an eligible aviation weather receiver.

Help and Support

Send a Refresh Signal

Haven’t flown in a while? We can send a “wake up” signal to your hardware.

Refresh your hardware

Service Coverage Area

SiriusXM Aviation service is available in the continental United States, southern Canada and coastal regions.

Explore the coverage map.

Need some extra assistance?

Call 1-844-823-0843 or email aviation@siriusxm.ca for personalized help with SiriusXM Aviation. You can also log in to your account if you have account specific issues.

Frequently Asked Questions
How can I temporarily suspend service if I won’t be flying for a while (due to winter weather, maintenance, other)?

You can suspend your SiriusXM Aviation Weather service at no cost for up to 6 months when you are not using it by calling 1-844-823-0843 and asking to suspend.

How often is the SiriusXM Aviation Weather data updated?

SiriusXM Aviation data service elements are updated at multiple rates. Dynamic elements like radar and lightning are updated every 2.5 minutes (twice as fast as ADS-B), while other more stable data elements are updated every 60+ minutes.

Are there any long-term subscription requirements for SiriusXM Aviation Weather?

No. You can subscribe on a month-to-month basis. SiriusXM will bill your credit card monthly in advance, and you may cancel your subscription at any time. There will be a $25 activation fee when you reactivate your service. We also allow customers to “seasonally suspend” service at no charge for up to 6 months.

How much does SiriusXM Aviation weather cost per month?

There are 3 Subscription Service Plan Tiers ranging from $29.99/month to $99.99/Month, plus any applicable activation fee or taxes. You can pay monthly, or annually. The SiriusXM Pilot for ForeFlight service plan is $39.99/month plus any applicable activation fee or taxes.