Aviation Insurance

AXIS has been a key market for Aviation Insurance since our inception in 2001.

Specializing mainly in airline-based business, our underwriters are recognized in the industry for their knowledge, skill and dedication. We have a level of expertise that enables us to thoroughly understand and underwrite even the most complicated risks.

AXIS is pleased to announce that it has completed its acquisition of premier European specialty aviation insurer and reinsurer Aviabel.

To learn more about Aviabel, please click this link (http://www.aviabel.com).

Terence Wood

  • Executive Vice President
  • Office: +44-207-877-3911
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  • Aviation “All Risks” capacity up to 7.5% of values
  • Aviation War Risk capacity up to 20% of values
  • Aviation War Liability capacity up to 30% of values
  • Highly experienced underwriting team with excellent broker and client relationships
  • Coverage backed by the exceptional financial strength and solid claims-paying ability of the AXIS insurance companies
  • Industry-leading claims services

Products & Capabilities

  • Aviation “All Risks” – Aviation Hull coverage as well as Aviation Liability coverage for claims involving passengers, third parties and aviation spares; also includes an element of primary AV52 War Liability
  • Aviation War Risks – Covers aviation hulls against war perils
  • Aviation War Liability – Coverage for third-party liability arising from war perils; typically written on a stand-alone basis in excess of the coverage provided within the main “All Risks” policy
  • Contingent coverage

Target Classes

  • Predominantly an Airline-based portfolio
  • Aviation War Liability for Airlines and Airline Service Providers
  • Contingent coverage for Banks and Finance Houses
  • Excess coverage


Additional Information

Aviation Insurance Brochure

Coverage is underwritten by a member company of the AXIS group of insurance companies. Coverage may not be available in all states and jurisdictions.