Benet Wilson

  • Benét J. Wilson has been in the air travel business for more than 20 years.
  • She is the Travel + Rewards associate editor for MagnifyMoney.
  • She is the senior editor of Airport Business magazine.
  • She has written for publications ranging from USA Today to Aviation International News and has worked for the Regional Airline Association, Aviation Daily, and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association.

Experience

Benét J. Wilson is a former writer for TripSavvy, focusing on air travel. She has been in the aviation business for more than 20 years. She has written for publications and blogs including USA Today's "Today in the Sky" blog, Airways magazine, Airports Council International-North America’s Centerlines magazine, Airport Business magazine, Jetrader magazine, Aviation International News, Airport World magazine, the Airline Passenger Experience magazine, and the Runway Girl Network.

Benét has worked for aviation publications including Aviation Week and Space Technology magazine, Aviation Daily, and Commuter/Regional Airline News. She has also worked in corporate communications positions at the Regional Airline Association, Mesa Air Group, Rolls-Royce, Delta Air Lines, and the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association. She blogs at AviationQueen.com and is working on her private pilot's certificate. She frequently appears as a guest expert at conferences and seminars, and on shows and podcasts.

Education

Benét J. Wilson earned her bachelor's degree in journalism from American University in Washington, D.C.

Awards and Publications
  • Airport Business: The Top Airport Concessions in 2017
  • Airways magazine: High Flyer Interview: Frontier Airlines Chief Commercial Officer Daniel Shurz
  • Business Traveler USA: Golden Times
  • Centerlines: Partners in a better passenger experience
  • CNN: No one likes drunks on planes
  • OTG: The Queen's Column: Farm-To-Terminal LGA Spotlight

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