Istanbul Airport Terrorist Attack – APRIL

APRIL – Istanbul Airport Terrorist Attack Travel Insurance Coverage Position Statement

Posted: 06/29/1016

We wish our condolences to the people who are suffering through this tragic event. Regarding coverage under American Modern’s Travel Insurance programs, please note:

The event, which occurred Tuesday evening, June 28th, about 5:30 GMT, falls within the definition of a terrorist attack.

  • Coverage may be afforded under policies purchased prior to the event.
  • As of then, this event is no longer considered unforeseen, so it will not be covered. This guideline applies only to new policies that are effective on or after the event, and covering travel during such time.
  • Coverage for this event is not affected by the US State Department Travel Warning, which was updated June 27th.
    Terms and conditions may vary by program; please refer to the actual policy:

Trip Cancellation / Economy / VIP / Universal Annual / Elite Annual plans:

· The terrorist attack must occur within 30 days of your departure and within 50 miles of a city listed on your itinerary.

· Attack results in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for at least 48 consecutive hours.

Choice plan:

· The terrorist attack must occur within 30 days of your departure and within 100 miles of a city listed on your itinerary.

· Attack results in the complete cessation of travel services at the point of departure or destination for at least 48 consecutive hours.

In the event of an emergency, please contact APRIL’s 24-Hour Assistance Department at:

Emergency Toll-Free Number (Inside the U.S. & Canada): 855-277-4587
Emergency Assistance Collect Call: 305-455-0307
Emergency Assistance Email: assistus@apriltravelprotection.com

In the event of a claim, please contact APRIL’s Claims Department at 855-277-4587 or claims@apriltravelprotection.com