IFD Downloads

Download the latest documentation for the Avidyne IFD.

Please note: All documentation is listed by release date, with the newest items appearing first in each section.

Brochures and Guides
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IFD-Series Touch Screen FMS/GPS/NAV/COMs
Date: 2/2/2017
Part Number: AV853
File Size: 1.69 MB
File Revision: Rev. 15
   
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Avidyne Full Line Brochure
Date: 10/12/2016
Part Number: AV848
File Size: 291.99 KB
File Revision: Rev. 10
   
Certification Documents
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IFD5XX/4XX Instructions for Continued Airworthiness
Date: 1/8/2017
Part Number: AVIFD-315
File Size: 538.31 KB
File Revision: Rev. 08
   
Installation Manual
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IFD5XX & IFD4XX Installation Manual
Date: 3/15/2017
Part Number: 600-00299-000
File Size: 6.07 MB
File Revision: Rev. 12
   
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IFD-Series Navigator Self-Exchange Guide
IFD self-exchange procedures IAW preventive maintenance activity as described in CFAR14 Part 43.3 and Part 43 Appendix A.
Date: 3/6/2017
Part Number: 600-00316-000
File Size: 959.47 KB
File Revision: Rev. 02
   
Pilot's Guides
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IFD5XX/4XX Flight Manual Supplement
Date: 3/20/2017
Part Number: 600-00298-000
File Size: 3.01 MB
File Revision: Rev. 06
   
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IFD100 Pilot's Guide
Date: 3/6/2017
Part Number:
File Size: 538.31 KB
File Revision: Rev. 04
   
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IFD510 Pilot's Guide
featuring 10.2 software
Date: 1/1/2017
Part Number: 600-00318-000
File Size: 201.82 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD410 Pilot's Guide
featuring 10.2 software
Date: 1/1/2017
Part Number: 600-00319-000
File Size: 201.82 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD540 Pilot Guide
featuring 10.2 software
Date: 12/1/2016
Part Number: 600-00300-001
File Size: 18.31 MB
File Revision: Rev. 03
   
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IFD440 Pilots Guide
featuring 10.2 software
Date: 12/1/2016
Part Number: 600-00304-000
File Size: 976.56 KB
File Revision: Rev. 03
   
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IFD550 and IFD545 Pilot Guide
featuring 10.2 software
Date: 12/1/2016
Part Number: 600-00317-000
File Size: 22.21 MB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD540 Pilot's GuideYellow Sheet
Date: 5/29/2015
Part Number: 600-00300-501
File Size: 402.93 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD440 Pilot's Guide Yellow Sheet
Date: 5/29/2015
Part Number: 600-00304-500
File Size: 402.92 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
Service Information Letters
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Potential of partial functionality loss due to I/O assembly mechanical interference
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of Avidyne IFD540 of a potential partial loss of functionality on serial number-specific IFD440 and IFD540 systems
Date: 9/20/2016
Part Number: 606-00182-014
File Size: 49.36 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD440 Configuration for KI-208A and KI-209A Nav Indicators
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of the correct setup configuration for the IFD440 when connected to a KI-208A or a KI-209A Navigation Indicator.

Fixed by:Software Release 10.1.0.0.
Date: 9/2/2015
Part Number: 606-00179-002
File Size: 196.82 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD540 Configuration for King KI-208A and KI-209A Navigation Indicators
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners, operators, and installers of Avidyne IFD 540 Nav/Com/GPS of the correct configuration selections for KI-208A/209A Nav Indicators. .

Fixed by:Software Release 10.1.0.0.
Date: 9/2/2015
Part Number: 606-00182-012
File Size: 197.48 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Course Deviation Indicator (CDI) error when the leg into the Final Approach Fix (FAF) is not aligned
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of Avidyne IFD540/440 of a condition in which incorrect deviations will be displayed..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.1.0.0.
Date: 5/6/2015
Part Number: 606-00182-011
File Size: 399.26 KB
File Revision: Rev. 01
   
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IFD540 GPS Position Fix Loss
The IFD GPS may drop satellite lock which results in a GPS Dead Reckoning alert message and an automatic reacquisition.

Affected Configurations: All IFD540 installations with Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.0.3.0.
Date: 2/11/2015
Part Number: 606-00182-004
File Size: 108.95 KB
File Revision: Rev. 01
   
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Potential for Weak VHF Transmission/Reception
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of Avidyne IFD540 of a potential for weak VHF transmit/receive power
Date: 1/1/2015
Part Number: 606-00182-010
File Size: 74.13 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Installation applicability identified by PMA
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises installers of Avidyne IFD540 Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) of 700-00188-xxx Tray Assembly
Date: 12/18/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-009
File Size: 734.57 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Potential loss of function
If the first intruder from a traffic sensor does not have altitude associated with it then the IFD will auto reset. There is a workaround in the SIL.

Affected Configurations: IFD540 Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier when connected to a traffic sensor using the ARINC429 communication protocol. (Does not affect Avidyne TAS 6XX sensors)..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.0.2.0.
Date: 11/11/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-002
File Size: 136.46 KB
File Revision: Rev. 01
   
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Potential for Non-functional DME Tuning
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of Avidyne IFD540 of a potential for non-functional DME Tuning..

Fixed by:Hardware Mod 4 (November, 2014)
Date: 11/11/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-008
File Size: 71.84 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Potential for Inaccurate Fuel Totalizer Data
This Service Information Letter (SIL) advises owners and operators of Avidyne IFD540 of a potential inaccuracy of fuel totalizer data when connected to certain fuel-related devices..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.1.0.0.
Date: 11/7/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-007
File Size: 108.25 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Integration Issues Due to Non-Standard use of ARINC-429 Data
There are two more integration issues with other on-board instruments when the IFD540(s) is connected to a Garmin G500 or G600 as listed in the SIL.

Affected Configurations: IFD540 Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier when connected to a Garmin G500 or G600 and analog deviation indicators or other GPS/Nav/Coms..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.0.2.0.
Date: 11/3/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-006
File Size: 161.63 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Frequency List Entry Sequence
A specific set of button sequences involving the Freq List will result in an auto reset of the IFD.

Affected Configurations: All IFD540 installations with Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier.
Fixed by: Release 10.0.2.0
Date: 10/24/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-003
File Size: 109.14 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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Integration Issues using MapMx Protocol
There have been several integration issues with the Garmin G500, G600, GMX200, MX20 MFDs as listed in the SIL.
Affected Configurations: IFD540 Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier when connected to a Garmin G500, G600, GMX200, or MX20 MFD..

Fixed by:Software Release 10.0.2.0.
Date: 10/22/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-005
File Size: 119.31 KB
File Revision: Rev. 00
   
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IFD540 OBS Calibration
Calibrating an analog CDI may result in a several degree error.

Afftected Conditions: IFD540 Release 10.0.1.0 or earlier when connected to a traffic sensor using the ARINC429 communication protocol. (Does not affect Avidyne TAS6XX sensors).
Fixed by: Release 10.0.2.0
Date: 9/25/2014
Part Number: 606-00182-001
File Size: 187.8 KB
File Revision: Rev. 01
   
Type 2 LOA Status
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Type 2 LOA
Date: 1/17/2017
Part Number:
File Size: 491 Bytes
File Revision: Rev.