Aviation and Aerospace Overview

Whether it’s jetting across continents or reaching past the stratosphere, Starr has the team of experts understand the constantly changing risk environment and develop unique solutions to enable the success of companies, organizations and their people.

Starr Insurance Companies is a worldwide leader of aviation insurance solutions. We tailor insurance solutions to meet the needs of the aviation and aerospace industry

Target Risks

  • General Aviation
  • Airports: Municipal, Commercial, Regional, & Private
  • Helipads: Hospital, Corporate & Private
  • Fixed Base Operators
  • Charter & Cargo Operations
  • Airport Service
  • Corporate, Corporate Non - Owned & Jet Aicraft
  • Small to Middle Market Commercial Aircraft
  • Personal Non-Owned
  • Aerial Applicators
  • Small Components Aircraft Products
  • Private, Instructor, & Renter Pilots
Airline & Aerospace Manufacturers
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Aircraft & Aerospace Component Manufacturers
  • Aircraft Engines Manufacturer
  • Satelite Operators: Including Telecommunications, & Direct
  • Broadcast, Broadband, Navigation, & Imaging
  • Satelite Manufacturers
  • Launch Service Providers

Coverages Available

  • Airline
  • Aerospace
  • Rotor Wing
  • Managed Fleet
  • Air Taxi
  • Light Aviation
  • Non-Owned
  • FBO
  • Not limited to and including more
  • Launch Plus In-Orbit Risks
  • In-Orbit Coverage
  • Satelite Incentive Coverage
  • Launch Risk Guarantee
  • Third-Party Legal Liability
  • Rocket Engine Testing
  • Defense Base Act


  • Varies based on coverages and risks
  • Launch and In-Orbit Up to $35,000,000
  • Launch of Multiple Satelites, additional $5,000,000 available


  • Varies -- customizd to customer needs


  • Technical Analysis
  • Workers' Compensation
    • Guaranteed Cost
    • Retrospectively Rated Programs
    • Paid or Incurred Loss Options
    • Dividend Programs
  • Team Approach & Expertise: underwriters, claims managers and loss control specialists work in close collaboration with your team, enabling our expertise, capacity and capabilities to work as an extension of your team. We have extensive and long-term relationships with leading industry legal teams which adds a critical dimension to your insurance program when needed. We have the capacity and ability to adjust program to work within your established relations when preferred.

Loss Control

  • Board Certified, in-house safety professionals


  • In-house claims professionals with an average of 35 years of experience.
  • Workers’ Compensation claims managed by Gallagher Bassett Services, an industry leader in aviation workers’ compensation claims. Services include cost containment solutions, medical expense management and dedicated account managers.

Coverages described herein are underwritten by Starr Indemnity & Liability Company, Starr Specialty Insurance Company, or Starr Surplus Lines Insurance Company. Starr Insurnace Companies is a marketing name for the operating insurance and travel assistance companies and subsidiaries of Starr International Company, Inc. and for the investment business of C. V. Starr & Co., Inc. and its subsidiaries. The coverages described in this document are only a brief description of available insurance coverage. It is intended for general information purposes only and does not provide any guidance regarding specific coverage available or any claim made thereunder. Any policy described herein will contain limitations, exclusions and termination provisions. Not all coverages are available in all jurisdictions. For costs and complete details of specific policy coverage, please contact an insurance professional by sending an email to the address provided above.