weekly_trend_roundup.jpgEvery 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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>>Flyers, meanwhile, remain helpless as meaningful reform has yet to happen: TSA Precheck Expands But Finger Pointing Over Airport Lines Continues

>>American Airlines expects a windfall once its new segmented economy fares are available: American Airlines Reveals More Details About Its Basic Economy Fares

>>The #IHateTheWait hashtag is going viral and the TSA is really starting to look bad: #IHateTheWait Hashtag Surges as Angry Passengers Socalize Long TSA Security Lines

>>There’s a perpetual arms race between aircraft manufacturers: The Dreamliner Treats All Passengers Equally When It Comes to Healthy Flying

Photo Credit: An American Airlines plane leaving Miami. Eric Salard / Flickr