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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>>Surf Air’s modest yet competent approach may be the solution some have been looking for: The All-You-Can-Fly Jet Service That May Have Found the Secret to Success

>>PreCheck appears to be both improving the passenger experience and making the global security situation safer: Analysis Shows That Despite Criticism, TSA PreCheck Effectively Reduces Terrorism Risk

>>Despite all the sabre-rattling, it could be business as usual for Europe’s low cost carriers even if the United Kingdom leaves the EU: How 4 European Low-Cost Carriers Are Preparing for Their Own Brexit

>>Do you like super fast Internet the sky? You might want to thank ViaSat, which persuaded airlines they could do better: ViaSat Brings More Competition and Faster Speeds to the In-Flight Wi-Fi Market

>>The worst-case scenarios about lines at U.S. airports this summer haven’t materialized, but then again it’s only the beginning of July: Airport Security Turns a Corner — Skift Business Traveler