Posts by Benét J. Wilson

Bessie Coleman: The Right to Fly

APEX Insight: In the 1920s, Bessie Coleman overcame racial and gender stereotypes, becoming the first African-American woman to earn an international pilot’s license. The daughter of sharecroppers, Bessie Coleman became the first African-American woman to earn an international pilot’s license. But… Read more

The Solo Female Traveler

APEX Insight: As women become more of a recognized force in business and leisure travel, airlines and airports are working harder to accommodate them. The face – and gender – of air travel is changing. “The average adventure traveler is not… Read more