Aircraft and Airspace FAQ

Yes, all Embry-Riddle Cessna 172 and Diamond DA42 airplanes are equipped with Garmin G-1000 glass cockpits.

  • FA 121 (Private Pilot Course): Cessna 172S NAV III
  • FA 221 (Single-Engine - Instrument Course): Cessna 172S NAV III
  • FA 222 (Multi-Engine - Instrument Course): Diamond DA42-VI
  • FA 321 (Single-Engine - Commercial Course): Cessna 172S NAV III
  • FA 322/323 (Multi-Engine – Commercial Course): Diamond DA42-VI
  • FA 417/460 (Certificated Flight Instructor Courses): Cessna 172S NAV III, Diamond DA42-VI

ADS-B stands for Automatic Dependent Surveillance Broadcast.

It is special electronic equipment installed in all Embry-Riddle aircraft. The primary purpose of ADS-B is as a safety tool to provide flight monitoring in non-radar environments. ADS-B helps pilots detect other aircraft in their vicinity and also transmits weather information.

At our Daytona Beach (FL) Campus, we fly Cessna 172S NAV III, and  Diamond DA42-VI.

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