Date: May 19, 2016
A brand new book has been released designed to help aircraft owners and operators understand the complexities of purchasing aircraft insurance.
Aircraft Insurance Fundamentals: A Concise Guide For Aircraft Owners and Operators, by Tim Bonnell Jr,. is a practical reference for navigating the world of aircraft insurance. Readers will learn why aircraft insurance is unique from other areas of insurance, what affects aircraft insurance rates, how to read an aircraft insurance policy, and how an aircraft insurance underwriter determines premiums. After reading this book you will understand how to determine what is, and what isn’t covered on an aircraft insurance policy.
“Aviation insurance can be quite complex, and there aren’t very good resources out there for consumers wanting to learn more about their insurance policies. This book was written to give aircraft insurance buyers as much pertinent information about aircraft insurance in as concise a manner as possible,” Bonnell said.
About the Author:
Tim Bonnell Jr. is a trusted advisor to aircraft owners and aviation businesses around the world. He brings more than 15 years of experience and leadership in the aviation industry by providing insurance and risk management solutions and products with honesty, integrity, and a can do attitude. Tim has partnered with Regal Aviation Insurance to provide the best possible customer service experience in aviation insurance.
Tim is a third generation pilot and a second generation aviation insurance broker. He was raised in the aviation insurance industry and had the opportunity to learn it from the ground up. His formal education was completed at Kansas State University. Based in Wichita, Kansas, the Air Capitol of the World, Tim is a private and instrument rated pilot and has the Certified Insurance Counselor professional designation. In 2014, he was installed into the inaugural class of the Aviation Insurance Association’s Eagle Society.
He has served on the boards of directors for the Aviation Insurance Association, Kansas Agricultural Aviation Association, National Agricultural Aviation Association, and served as the founding Secretary of the Wichita Aero Club.