BWI and AUVSI Announce Drone Insurance Partnership


For Immediate Release: March 5, 2018
AUVSI Contact: Tom McMahon,, (571) 255-7786
BWI Contact: Matt White,, (800) 666-4358

BWI and AUVSI Announce Drone Insurance Partnership
Expanded products, services and discounts for AUVSI members and BWI customers

CORONA, Calif. — BWI, the nation’s leader in aviation and drone insurance, and the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI), the world’s largest nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to advancing the unmanned systems and robotics community, announced today a new drone insurance partnership to bring discounts on insurance and additional products and services for AUVSI members and BWI customers.
“We are thrilled to expand the products and services available to AUVSI members and provide A+ insurance policies and coverage to those actively engaged in the drone and unmanned systems community,” said Matt White, owner of BWI.
All active AUVSI members will receive a five percent discount on drone insurance policies and have direct access to commercial and small business insurance policies through a dedicated insurance portal on or  BWI will also deliver top quality service and support for all current and future AUVSI members regarding drone and other unmanned systems insurance policies and applications.
“AUVSI’s partnership with BWI will provide commercial drone operators with access to insurance policies that will protect their businesses and help them fly safely and responsibly,” said Brian Wynne, president and CEO of AUVSI.
More information about the drone insurance partnership can be found here.


The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) — the world's largest non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement of unmanned systems and robotics — represents corporations and professionals from more than 60 countries involved in industry, government and academia. AUVSI members work in the defense, civil and commercial markets. For more information, visit

About BWI
BWI Aviation Insurance is home to the best aviation insurance options and offers the best rates for airplanes, UAVs, hangars and more. With over 55 years of experience, BWI understands the industry inside and out and provides the lowest rates in the country. It is the preferred choice of operators covering aircraft for large commercial companies to small general aviation. For more information, visit