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.

>> This could become the norm as in-flight Wi-Fi becomes pervasive: Gogo Wi-Fi Gets More Expensive But Free In-Flight Internet Models Emerge

>> Check out Skift’s new trends report this weekend: New Trends Report: Content Marketing Strategies for Airlines

>> Just being able to use a dedicated lane makes downloading this free app worthwhile: New App Makes Clearing Customs and Border Control in Miami a Breeze

>> This is encouraging news for Asia-Pacific carriers but plenty still rank towards the bottom of the overall list: The Best Global Airlines for On-Time Performance for January 2015

>> The projected rate of improvement for many of these categories makes us question just how achievable these goals are: Grading Airports and Airlines on Passenger Personalization Progress

>> This short-term promotion has half-baked written all over it:  Do Luggage Guarantees Really Matter?

 

Photo Credit: A rendering of Beacon technology at an airport. SITA