XL Catlin offers a comprehensive suite of aviation insurance options. We can offer multi lines within aviation for individual clients. Coverage extends to traditional and specialized companies from component manufacturers to airport operators.

Product details


Up to USD 750 million liability limit and USD 75 million for hull limit. These are maximum limit which will vary by region and line of business.


XL Catlin is a leading insurer to the global aviation industry, including airlines, airports and aircraft makers, as well as ground operators and specialized aviation companies. We offer tailored cover for everything from hull damage and third party liability to product liability including war and terrorism.

Our appetite:

– Airline hull and liability
– War, terrorism and political risk
– Fixed base and rotor wing operators
– Financial institutions
– Contingent aircraft liability
– Repossessed aircraft hull and liability
– Hull deductible buyback
– Corporate non-owned aircraft liability
– Charter operations
– Corporate aircraft/industrial aid
– Airport liability
– Airport service providers
– Aviation ground handlers liability
– Aviation manufacturer’s products liability
– Legal liability for aviation products and provision of aviation services
– Tailored cross-class cover available

Client Profiles

Typical clients include but are not limited to the following:
– Airlines
– Airports
– Aircraft product manufacturers
– Ground operators
– Corporate and Commercial fleets
– Individual General Aviation Aircraft operators

Typical Information Required

Please contact an underwriter on information required.

Benefits & Services

– 24-hour response to all claims
– Able to offer multi line aviation products to individual clients
– Constant dialogue throughout the life of a claim
– Claims meetings and reviews as needed
– Participation in disaster response drills and loss prevention seminars
– Recommendations and support for safety and loss control audits

Information and Research

Aircraft Insurance Application

Aircrafts Products Liability Application

Airport General Liability Insurance Application

Corporate Non-Owned Aircraft Liability Application

Pilot Experience Form

Limits On Product

Please contact an underwriter for product limits as they vary for certain lines of business and regions.

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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