FAQ

Why do I need a liability policy to enter Mexico?
According to Mexican authorities, "Liability insurance on privately owned, lease or rental airplanes which are flown into the Republic of Mexico is compulsory"

What does this policy covers?
This policy only provides coverage for third party liability while the aircraft is flying in Mexican territory.

Does my policy provide coverage for the pilot and passenger?
No. Policy only provides third party liability. Medical payments are excluded.

Can I cancel my policy?
Yes. Policy may be canceled as long as taking into consideration the following scenarios:

  • Policies for five days or less are fully earned.
  • Policy fee is fully earned.
  • Special annual policies are fully earned once issued.

Who is the Carrier?
MAPFRE Tepeyac, S.A, member of Mapfre Group
Best’s Rating (A- Excellent)

Can I obtain coverage for the hull?
Yes, but this coverage is handled on a case by case basis and subject to additional questionnaires. Please contact our office for further details.

Policy Jurisdiction:
Coverage only applies in Mexico. No coverage is provided in the US or under the US Legal System.

Related links:
Secretaria de Comunicaciones y Transportes
Aeropuertos y servicios Auxiliares
Servicios a la Navegación en el espacio Aéreo Mexicano
Aircraft owners and pilots association