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.

>> These will give you a few laughs: The 8 Best Bad Ideas in Air Travel for 2014

>> Don’t take this too literallyWhy the TSA Just Had Its Best Year Ever

>> See which airports have the most engagement: The Asia-Pacific Airports Where Passengers Love Their Smartphones

>> We don’t want another airline disaster: Airlines Push Back at Plane-Tracking Proposals From IATA

>> But passengers won’t notice: Airlines Are Already Banking on a Stellar 2015, Thanks to Oil Prices

>> The low cost transatlantic flight schemes are heating up: WOW Air’s CEO Argues All Low-Cost Routes to Europe Go Through Reykjavik

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