What You Need to Know About Rotary-Wing Aircraft Insurance

Original article posted by Global Aerospace on October 29, 2018 The term “rotary-wing aircraft” refers to vehicles that use lift produced by narrow wings revolving around a mast to become airborne. These aircraft are also known as rotorcraft or more commonly as helicopters. Other aircraft like autogyros and gyrodynes fall into this category as well. In…

I own an aircraft, but sometimes rent or borrow other planes. Does my owner’s policy include non-owned coverage?

Non-Commercial aircraft policies often include insurance coverage for flying rented or borrowed aircraft. If you were liable for a claim for property damage, bodily injury, or physical damage to a non-owned aircraft, coverage may extend to that claim. (Physical damage coverage would only be covered if your owned policy included physical damage). Since aircraft policies…

Pilots Protecting Pilots

On many Fridays throughout the summer, the smell of grilled hot dogs and hamburgers waft from outside a hangar at Frederick Municipal Airport. People gather around chairs and talk aviation next to a white golf cart with a large sign on the back displaying the Aviation Insurance Resources (AIR) logo. The crowd consists of coworkers,…