16th May 2003
 Lloyd’s Rep IR 696;  2 All ER (Comm) 190
Dominc Kendrick Q.C. and Adam Fenton Q.C. acted in this case concerning the loss of Kuwaiti and a BA aircraft in the Gulf war. It is a leading CA case on aggregation of claims ‘arising out of one event’.
Reinsurance (war risks) – Aggregation – Aircraft seized at Kuwait Airport by invading Iraqi forces – Reinsurance covering all losses arising from one event – Whether seizure of aircraft one event – Actual total loss – Whether loss occurred on seizure of aircraft.