Space and Satellite Insurance
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Space and Satellite Insurance

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    Munich Re Syndicate space and satellite’s account offers insurance cover for commercial and military satellites. The space account consists of risks relating to the launch, commissioning and in-orbit operation of communication and earth-observation satellites. 

    Space insurance solutions are tailored to each policyholder's needs. 


    Underwriting limits

    up to
    USD 30m
    on any one satellite
    • All our products are written on an “all risk "covering loss or damage to the satellite

    • Pre-launch insurance for satellites and launch vehicles 

    • Loss of revenue, asset protection and physical loss or damage 

      Please note: We do not cover war, nuclear risk, cyber risk, loss via interference or third-party liability 

    We offer cover to operators and manufacturers of satellites and rockets domiciled across the world. For more detailed information, do not hesitate to contact our team.
    Get in touch
    Michael Jillings
    Michael Jillings
    Space Underwriting Manager
    Brian Nicholas
    Brian Nicholas
    Senior Satellite Risk Engineer & Underwriter


    Our claims specialists are here to help with your queries.  

    Please note: If you’re the policyholder and have bound cover through an insurance broker, please contact your broker to lodge a claim on your behalf.

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