Older Pilots Focus Of Recent AOPA Insurance Survey
Disconnect Exists Between Proficiency, Coverage, Premiums
March 1, 2022
Late last fall, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association released the results of a survey of pilots and aircraft owners across the country, confirming what the non-profit political organization has been hearing from many members for several years.
Older pilots who are just as safe, current, and proficient as any others continue to find their insurance policies unceremoniously dropped or canceled, or much more expensive-just for being a day older than 70.
The survey, sent to more than 30,000 pilots and aircraft owners, uncovered some striking findings and received plenty of attention when...