APPI PPG Insurance


Insurance Cover for APPI PPG Members

APPI PPG is pleased to announce that it is now possible for EU and Swiss domiciled members to attain Annual 3rd Party and Accident Insurance with AXA Versicherungs AG. AXA insurance Agency for Air Sports, based in Austria, will insure APPI PPG Members who hold the following qualifications:

APPI PPG Pilot

APPI PPG Advanced Pilot

APPI PPG Tandem Pilot

AXA will also insure APPI PPG Schools run by APPI PPG Instructors and APPI PPG Master Instructors.

3rd Party Liability Insurance

Insurance cover information:

1. Third Party Liability insurance for motorised parachutes, hang gliders and paragliders, valid worldwide (except USA), competition risks included = €1,500,000

2. Loss liability (without prior damage to property) = € 12,000

3. Emergency rescue costs resulting from accidents with the glider insured, personal rescue only. Please choose your option below with the choice of €2,600 or € 10,000 Rescue costs:

Option 1: € 2,600 - insurance sum for emergency rescue costs. Annual Premium, inclusive of insurance tax = €140

Option 2: € 10,000 - insurance sum for emergency rescue costs. Annual Premium, inclusive of insurance tax = €160

Note: Please be aware that the 3rd Party Insurance covers the Aircraft, not the pilot, and provides cover in all countries around the world, apart from the USA. In order to process the insurance application Pilot’s must provide AXA with the following details: APPG PPG membership number and qualification, as well as the wing’s make, model, size, colour and registration/serial number.

This offer is also available for non-EU members visiting and flying in Europe and in FAI certified competitions. In this case insurance coverage will be restricted to EU territory and Switzerland and/or to FAI competitions worldwide except in the USA).

Accident Insurance

Insurance Cover Information:

Option 1: Accidental death €7,500, Accidental Invalidity €75,000, Maximum Insurance benefit in case of 100% invalidity €225,000, Emergency rescue costs €3,000. Reduced price annual Premium (inclusive of insurance tax) for APPI PPG members = €281.70

Option 2: Accidental death €3,500, Accidental Invalidity €35,000, Maximum Insurance Benefit in case of 100% invalidity €105,000, Emergency rescue costs €3,000. Reduced price annual Premium (inclusive of insurance tax) for APPI PPG members = €131.50

Optional Accident costs for accident-related medical and repatriation costs as well as cosmetic surgery:

Extra Insurance cover raised to €5,000. Annual premium = €29.70
Extra Insurance cover raised to €10,000. Annual premium = €49.50

Paramotor School Insurance

Third Party Liability Insurance for APPI PPG Paramotor schools domiciled in the EU or Switzerland:

Combined limit for bodily injury and property damage: €1,500,000

Annual Premium, including insurance tax, for APPI PPG Paramotor Schools excluding parachute packing = €144.30

Annual Premium, including insurance tax, for APPI PPG Paramotor Schools including parachute packing = €199.80

Terms and Conditions:

As a requirement, at least 5 paragliders of the policyholder and its members have to be insured with AXA Insurance. Covering the legal liability of the policyholder arising from their activity as a training centre, holder of aviation events and owner of airstrips and airfields. National legal requirements apply. Where specifically requested, it also covers the activities of a parachute packer. Cover is also granted for aviation events organized by the policy holder if all official licenses and authorisations have been obtained and only for the aviation part of the event. Insurance cover is not granted for support and sideline events, e.g. music performances, public bars and their infrastructural fixtures and fittings.

Minimum Total Annual School Insurance:

5 Solo Paragliders insured at €140 each: €700

Annual Premium for School Insurance excluding Parachute packing: €144.30

Minimum Total premium = €844.30

Motorised Tandem Paraglider Insurance

Combined Third Party and Passenger Liability Insurance for Motorised Tandem Paragliders operated by APPI PPG Tandem Pilots. This premium includes emergency rescue costs.

Insurance cover information:

Third Party Liability Insurance for motorised tandem paragliders, valid for operating in the EU + Switzerland: €1,500.000

Loss Liability without prior damage to property: €12,000

Emergency rescue costs resulting from accidents with the glider insured for personal rescue only: €10,000

Passenger Liability Insurance: €365,000

Property damage (baggage): €1,850

Annual Premium, inclusive of insurance tax = €415,00

Insurance Agency for Aviation

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AXA Contact Details

If there are further questions please email: axa@fly-koessen.at