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.

>> Mobile travelers need more battery-charging solutions like this, pretty much everywhere: Japan Airlines Installs the One Thing at Airport Gates That Every Flyer Needs

>> U.S. carriers respond: U.S. Customs Add 10 New Foreign Airports to Its Pre-Clearance Program

>> It’s marketed as a feature when at best it’s a prototype: Why Airlines Can’t Win With In-Flight Wi-Fi

>> Delta, American, United and Southwest are enjoying their moment now: Delta Won’t Be Adding the New Ticket Fee That Lufthansa Is Pushing

Photo Credit: Japan Airlines' Power Bars at Osaka. JAL