To fly in Switzerland you have to be in possesion of a valid liability insurance. Foregn pilots have to sigh a waver, confirming that they are in possession of the following documents:

  • IPPI Card
  • National Pilot’s licence
  • Passport or driver's license
  • Insurance (Third party liability limit, must cover 1 mio CHF, medical care limit)

Furthermore, the pilots must confirm the following: "I am aware that in the event of an accident, all Doctor, hospital and other costs, including the rescue costs (helicopter) and costs of repatriation will be charged to me."


Swiss Federation

The Swiss Federation provides the possibility to take out an insurance policy:
- Lability insurance for one month (CHF 10 Mio., CHF 45.- + 7.- = CHF 52.-)
- Accident insurance (CHF 100)

Infos you find here:
(unfortunately in German and French only)


AXA Insurance Package “ Holiday & Comp”

AXA Insurance Package “ Holiday & Comp” for all international pilots. Premium: EUR 200,--

  • 3rd party liability coverage:  EUR 1,5 Mio  – 1 year valid, )
  • Emergency Rescue coverage:  up to EUR 10.000,-- ( inclusive expensive helicopter rescue)  - 1 year valid
  • Repatriation Costs coverage and Medical Cost coverage:  up to a total of EUR 20.000 – valid for the time of official training and competition or holiday period

This package is restricted to EU and Swiss territory but extended to all FAI/CIVL comps world wide except US.

Infos you find here: