We, the staff of Aircraft & Marine Assurance, will continue to provide nothing less than the outstanding service that you have come to expect from us. Now and in the future, we offer our dedication and loyalties to help our organization grow and prosper.


We are affiliated with the following "A" Best Rated Aviation Carriers

ABC Insurance Program


Chartis Aerospace

Aerospace Insurance Managers

Berkley Aviation

Britt Paulk Aviation

W. Brown & Associates, Inc.

Global Aerospace

Ian H. Graham Insurance

London Aviation Underwriters

National Hangar Insurance Program

Specialty Aviation Underwriters


U. S. Specialty Insurance Company

It has come to my attention that there are some members who are not aware of the role played by Aircraft & Marine in the scheme of things in the AYA.

   A brief history of Aircraft & Marine is in order for your enlightenment of how we started, and how we have contributed to the continuous growth of AYA.

   The agency was started in 1976 with only one person, myself. I had a very small client base at that time with only a few airplanes and jet boats. It was an early morning and late-night affair, working in the field all day and typing applications till very late at night. I had only one purpose at that time, and that was to fly and incorporate flying in my business.

   My love for Grummans started long before I moved to the Northwest. I was first introduced to Jim Bede and American Yankees through an article in the Popular Mechanics Magazine. This article gave detailed information about this new American aircraft, and how Bede would be able to place one in every garage in America. This, along with the advertised prices, really excited me to the point that I sent a letter to American in Cleveland requesting any information that they had regarding dealers in California and when I might be able to see this amazing bird... (click About Us to continue)

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