Getting a quote for insurance on your airplane can be a daunting task but gathering all of the necessary information ahead of time can make the process a little easier. AssuredPartners shared a checklist pilots can use to make sure they have everything they need to get a quote. Download the PDF checklist from AssuredPartners here. Along with the usual things like the … [Read more...]
Pilot insurance advice from an independent insurance agent who has been writing for the Cessna Owner Organization about aviation insurance for several years and offers honest advice.
If you have your aircraft maintained by a certified mechanic, it shouldn’t be an insurance issue. Many aircraft insurance policies even have language about mechanics flying the aircraft on test or service flights with the idea being if the mechanic needs to fly the airplane for some reason, he or she is covered by the open pilot warranty language like the sample below. “... … [Read more...]
Aircraft Operating Cost Calculator This article about Sky's Cessna operating costs calculator is summarized from his magazine article and his webinar, which includes a free airplane cost of ownership calculator. You could use this as the basis for a Cessna 172 operating costs calculator or any other Cessna airplane. One of the topics I always talk about in my seminars is … [Read more...]
Get a quote today [Sponsored Content] By Aviation Insurance Resources You may have already heard the buzz – aircraft insurance rates are on the rise and underwriting criteria is changing. The industry has been historically cyclical, and the market is now hardening; meaning that aviation insurance carriers are tightening up their requirements and becoming less … [Read more...]
Guess what time of year it (almost) is? Spring time! And that means air show season, and air show insurance season. Which means it is time to start thinking about spring flying and the airshow season. Some of you may still be thinking spring break. I know way back when I was in college, I couldn’t wait for spring break. Then, way back when I was a high school shop teacher, I … [Read more...]