Today’s aircraft market conditions bring to light the importance of insurance and accurate hull values. If you have not consulted with your insurance agents, underwriters, or legal teams about your coverages and exclusions, the current hull value assigned to your aircraft could be off by millions.
Driven by unprecedented demand and record-low inventories, asset values are rapidly changing in almost every aviation market segment. Industry reference guides are unable to keep up. While these fluctuating market conditions remain, we recommend you consult with your insurance professionals at least twice a year to review hull value and adjust as needed.
NAFA member Ann Pollard, Aircraft Sales & Acquisitions for Duncan Aviation, recently sought expert advice from Michael McCray, Senior Vice President at Marsh JLT Specialty, to offer best practices about managing Agreed Hull Values policy adjustments in volatile market conditions.
This article was originally published by Duncan Aviation in April 2022.