Barbara Peterson


Barbara Peterson has worked as a journalist covering aviation, travel and consumer issues for more than twenty years. In addition to reporting on air travel for Conde Nast Traveler and her current role as Special Correspondent for Airlines with AFAR Media, she has also contributed articles to The New York Times, Daily Beast, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian and Consumer Reports. She has authored or co-authored three books, the most recent of which is Blue Streak: Inside JetBlue, the Upstart that Rocked an Industry. She is the winner of the Lowell Thomas Award for Investigative Reporting and the Gene DuBois Award for Excellence in Travel and Aviation Reporting.  


Special Correspondent AFAR Media