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Old 06-23-2020, 09:14 PM
BobTurner BobTurner is offline
 
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Originally Posted by ARV8or View Post
what's called an "Open Pilot Clause" (or warranty) that covers a pilot not specifically named on the policy if that pilot meets the minimum experience requirements named in the policy and has the owner's (insured) permission to fly his aircraft
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NO one in their right mind should ever fly under an open pilot clause, unless they are ?judgement proof? (no assets). Your broker mis-spoke: the open pilot clause covers YOU should a qualified pilot be flying the airplane. They will pay you for damage to the airplane, they will defend you in a lawsuit. They make no promises to the pilot. In fact, they reserve the right to sue him to get their money back, and usually you are required to help them!
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