Instructions for Importing Flight Plans into the G1000

Instructions for importing Flight Plans into the G1000 (with routing information).

Create the .FPL file:

1) Go to

2) Click “Flight Plan” in the top left corner

3) Enter your proposed flight plan and routing

To copy and paste routing information from the LLRS kneeboards, use the LMFS format

4) Click the “Send Plan to Icon” (to the right of the save icon)

5) Click “.FPL” option on the left of the popup

6) Click “Download Garmin .fpl file”

7) Save the file to your SD Card (max size card is 8 GB)

Import FPL into the G1000

1) Insert the SD card containing the flight plan in the top card slot on the MFD.

2) Press the FPL Key on the Control Unit to display the Active Flight Plan Page on the MFD.

3) Turn the small FMS Knob to select the Flight Plan Catalog Page.

4) Press the FMS Knob to activate the cursor.

5) Turn either FMS Knob to highlight an empty or existing flight plan.

6) Press the IMPORT Softkey. If an empty flight plan is selected, a list of the available flight plans on the SD card will be displayed.

7) Select the .FPL you want to import from the SD Card