Southwest Aviation Insurance Group

Started in 1993 we are an agency with over 85 combined years of aviation insurance expertise!

Aviation Insurance Specialists

Southwest Aviation Insurance Group was formed in 1993 by Mark Nichols and Dave Monaco.  We are both licensed commercial, multi-engine & instrument rated pilots and we each hold a Bachelor of Science Degree from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  We have a combined 66 years of experience as both aviation insurance underwriters and as insurance brokers giving us an insight and understanding of aviation insurance that not all insurance brokers have.  We can provide all lines of aviation insurance including, but not limited to: private and commercial aircraft, business jets, helicopters, gliders, fixed-base operators, airports, aviation manufacturers liability, fuel storage tank pollution liability, hangars and aviation workers compensation. 


  We provide insurance services for: 

We are appointed with all of the top "A.M. Best" A- Rated aviation insurance carriers including:

Acceleration Aviation Underwriters
Aerospace Insurance Managers 
AIG Insurance Programs 
Altru, LLC
Applied Aviation 
Global Aerospace
Lloyds of London 
London Aviation Underwriters Inc. 
MacAfee & Edwards
National Hangar Insurance Program

Old republic Aerospace
Preferred Underwriters 
QBE Insurance 
SafeAir Underwriters
Starr Aviation
United States Aircraft Insurance Group Inc.
U.S. Specialty Insurance Company 
W. Brown & Associates
XL Specialty


A selection of the many aviation insurance coverages we provide:

Aircraft Charter Operators 
Aircraft Dealers 
Aircraft Detail Operators 
Aircraft Leasing
Aircraft Paint Shops 
Airport Associations 
Airport Home Owners Associations
Airport Insurance
Antique Aircraft
Aviation Fuel Farms 
Aviation Specialty Lines
Avionics Shops 
Commercial Aircraft 
Commercial Jets

Corporate Jet 
Courtesy Vehicle Insurance 
Fixed Base Operators 
Fleet Operators 
Flight Schools 
Flying Clubs 
Fuel Storage Tank Liability  
Fuel Truck Insurance 
Hangar & Its Contents
Hangar Condo Associations
Hull & Liability Insurance
Interior Shops
Jet Aircraft

Maintenance Shops 
Management Companies 
Manufacturer's Liability
Pollution Liability 
Private Aircraft 
Private Airports 
Public Airport Operators
Sales Operators 
Scheduled Carrier 
Storage Tank Insurance
Transport Insurance 
Turbine Aircraft 
War Risk Insurance
Workers Compensation

Please call us for an insurance quote!

Get in Touch

  • Phone:
    480.483.8299 (fax)
  • Email:
  • Address:
    Scottsdale Municipal Airport
    14415 N. 73rd Street, Suite 115
    Scottsdale, Arizona 85260