weekly_trend_roundupEvery 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.

>>Ryanair on the up and up: Interview: Ryanair’s CEO on Trans-Atlantic Service, In-Flight Wi-Fi and Unbundling

>>Who’s more important to the airlines: shareholders or passengers?What 3 Airline Executives Wouldn’t Talk About at a Travel Agents’ Conference>

>>Dramatic growth in Asia makes it the perfect testing ground for cutting-edge programs: Technology Giving Growing Asian Airports an Edge Over Older Rivals

>>Soon, your tickets to Cancun may come with nothing more than a seat and a barf bag: Delta and Etihad Are Road Testing the Future of Airline Fares and Loyalty

Photo Credit: A Lufthansa aircraft lands while a United aircraft taxis in San Francisco. Bill Larkins / Wikipedia