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.

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.