We provide comprehensive insurance solutions for all forms of aviation and space risks, from airlines through to satellite launches. By having a full understanding of our clients’ needs, we provide a professional underwriting service backed by an efficient and highly experienced claims operation.

Why work with us

Our broad spectrum of expertise, technical underwriting capabilities and commitment to securing long-term client relationships, enable us to develop precisely tailored insurance solutions. Built to the exact specifications of each client, our coverage is always based on a thorough understanding of their risk profile.  

Who we insure


  • Airlines

    We cover all airlines, from those with significant international route structures, to the smaller feeder airlines operating narrow bodied aircraft with under 100 seats.
  • General Aviation
    Our general aviation solutions span a wide range of cover for both private and corporate clients.
  • Aerospace
    
Product manufacturers; maintenance repair and overhaul; fuelling operations; airport operators; air traffic control service providers; companies servicing aircraft and airport operations (including ground handlers), caterers, contractors, security companies and concessionaires.
  • Space
    We provide space agencies with launch and in orbit cover.

Brokers can find us at Lloyd's: Box 250A.

For more information about aviation and space insurance from Barbican, contact:

Simon Saunders

Simon Saunders

Division Head, Marine, Aviation and Transport
work +44 (0)20 7082 1812
work cell +44 (0)7885 965801

Simon joined Barbican in April 2010 and is division head of marine, aviation and transport.

Simon has over twenty years of experience in the insurance industry. In 1994 he joined a small firm of management consultants dedicated to the insurance industry. 1997 saw Simon return to broking with the international marine reinsurance division at Aon. In 2005, he joined Agnew Higgins Pickering, working in international marine and energy reinsurance.

Barbican at the Box

BOX 250A T: +44 (0) 20 7327 8283/4

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