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.

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>>Airlines have been scratching their heads too: Can Airline Alliances Still Deliver Value to Passengers?

>>The U.S. is the clear leader for connectivity megahub: 8 Charts Showing the World’s Largest Airport Megahubs

>>It’s only a matter of time until American Airlines follows suit: Cathay Pacific Is Latest Oneworld Airline to Skewer Its Loyalty Program

Photo Credit: Juha Järvinen, CCO Finnair and Keisuke Okada, Senior Executive Advisor to the Chairman, ANA Holdings discuss Alliances at CAPA World Aviation Summit. Oneworld