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5 Aviation Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week

May 03, 2014 8:00 am

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n this Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, file photo, a plane takes off over a departure board at Hartsfield-Jackson Airport, in Atlanta. David Goldman / AP Photo


Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top aviation trends. For all of our trends roundups, go here.

>> In-flight Wi-Fi market matures with new competition:  How AT&T Plans to Beat Gogo at the In-Flight Wi-Fi Game
>> There are no hard-and-fast rules for flight bookings:  Forget Studies About Best Time to Book Air Travel. No One Has Any Idea
>> Add-on flight fees are here to stay: Spirit Airlines CEO Says Flyers Can Learn to Love His Fees
>> Airline, politicians and the public debate airfare transparency: The Transparent Airfares Act That Will Hide the True Cost of Flying
>> Demand for real-time plane tracking spikes after MH370′s disappearance:   Malaysia Calls for Real-Time Tracking in First Missing Flight Report

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