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What You Need to Know About Seaplane Insurance

As any seaplane pilot will tell you, flying seaplanes provides a tremendous sense of freedom. In areas with numerous bodies of water, the fact that you can land on and…

Posted on April 23, 2018

What Happens if My Aircraft is Involved in an Accident?

We all realize that there is risk involved in owning and operating an aircraft. Comprehensive aviation insurance policies afford substantial protection from that risk. We hope you’ll never face a…

Posted on March 22, 2018

My Eye-Opening Experience With Seaplane Safety and Egress Training

Countless times every day, seaplanes take off or land across the world. The vast majority of those events take place without incident. Of course, seaplanes are not immune from mechanical…

Posted on February 15, 2018

CORSIA is Coming: Information on the Carbon Offsetting Initiative

If you are not familiar with the details of the Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA), you soon will be. This global initiative was agreed by the…

Posted on January 30, 2018

The Race to Space: Considerations for Insuring a New Category of Tourists

Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX, recently announced a manned space flight to the Moon and back scheduled for 2018. This will be the first manned mission to the Moon for…

Posted on January 29, 2018

The New Frontier: What to Do About In-Orbit Objects

Our lives are increasingly reliant on the use of satellites, from real-time communication to seeing the world from outer space. With many “constellations” of tens, hundreds, and even thousands of…

Posted on January 29, 2018

An Independent Perspective: Historical and Current Pricing Dynamics in the Aviation Products Liability Market

Several key issues in the current aviation products liability (APL) market have created pricing challenges for underwriters. How do we improve trading conditions so the market can continue to provide…

Posted on January 29, 2018

Emergency Response: Communicating Through a Crisis

An emergency response plan needs to be practiced to build confidence that will work should a real-life event happen. In the aftermath of an aircraft accident, aviation operation employees are…

Posted on January 29, 2018

Conflict Aloft: Is Space the New War Zone?

The idea of warfare in space raises some tricky issues. Attacks on satellites and other systems may be “invisible” to a person looking up into the sky and hard to…

Posted on January 29, 2018

Taking Technology to New Heights: Artificial Intelligence in Aviation

AI is poised to take on an expanded role in aircraft operations. How big a part it will play remains to be seen. As defined by research firm Gartner, artificial…

Posted on January 29, 2018