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About the Airline Report

The Airline Trend Report follows innovations in commercial aviation services, from the latest inflight entertainment features and airline seating to exciting new smartphone applications that help streamline check-ins. Our research tracks different flight services and routes offered by international companies like British Airways, Virgin Airlines and Ryanair, as well as services that aim to find cheap flights, fares and tickets so that busy consumers don’t have to.

Who It's For

Our report will benefit travel agencies and publications, aviation vehicle manufacturers, brand innovators and those working in the tourism industry looking to reinvigorate their company’s services to meet the desires of today’s consumer.

Stay informed on the latest air travel trends shaping consumer habits with the Airline Trend Report.

The Airline Trend Report, last published on Mar 30, 2015, includes 63 PRO Trends and 315 examples of airline market research and airline consumer trends related to: aviation, air travel, cheap flights, travel agencies, tourism and airline trends.

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Methodology

Our airline research is based on Trend Hunter's crowdsourced airline articles and 2,341,000,000 total views of data. [Learn More]

Report Contents

• 63 Airline PRO Trends = 63 Powerpoint Pages Airline PPT Report
• 315 Airline Examples

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Sample Airline Pro Trends

Each Airline PRO Trend is on its own slide with implications, a quantified score, and examples linked to online airline articles, videos and images. Examples:

Appified Travel The travel industry adapts to the digital age with tech-optimized services Implications - Technology has intersected with travel on multiple different levels, from immersive entertainment to increased convenience. When it comes to the latter, airlines are offering customized apps and services that ensure that the often-strenuous process of flying is as streamlined as possible. This type of high-tech customization reveals that brands are going the extra mile in a concerted effort to build consumer loyalty.
Appified Travel
The travel industry adapts to the digital age with tech-optimized services
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Travel-Optimized Wearable Wearable devices are optimized with travel-friendly features Implications - The latest in wearable technology includes devices that are developed with travel in mind. Consumers seek to simplify the less-than-glamorous aspects of travel, whether it's searching for flights and accommodations or reducing their time at the airport. The advancements in wearable travel indicates that consumers are turning to technology in order to make the most of their leisure time.
Travel-Optimized Wearable
Wearable devices are optimized with travel-friendly features
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Widespread Connectivity Network connections expand to accommodate growing needs Implications - As smart cities grow and require enhanced connectivity, network providers are expanding connections to be more robust and versatile. This push towards enhanced network connections readies both dense and remote areas for technological integration and future technologies, and speaks to the value and importance consumers place on connectivity.
Widespread Connectivity
Network connections expand to accommodate growing needs
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Augmented Travel Augmented reality increases the entertainment value of the travel experience Implications - Augmented reality adds a new dimension to the travel experience, which can often be tedious or frustrating. Whether it's elevating in-flight services or being implemented into tourist-aiding devices, augmented reality satisfies a consumer need for interactivity and immersive entertainment, even when they're away from home.
Augmented Travel
Augmented reality increases the entertainment value of the travel experience
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Branded Gifting Brands give back to consumers by offering presents for interaction Implications - Looking to foster a loyal following, brands are creating campaigns that offer consumers a gift for interacting with them. Blending aspects of loyalty programs and publicity stunts, the gift giving campaigns create a more community-based experience for current customers and broaden the appeal to new demographics.
Branded Gifting
Brands give back to consumers by offering presents for interaction
5 Examples + Score + Implications


Kit Cuisine Combining convenience and experience to satiate the modern foodie Implications - When it comes to food, consumers are facing an interesting conundrum: what's more important, convenience or quality? Finding a way to converge both, kit cuisine allows consumers to add a personal touch and have a full (though pre-assembled) food experience. This speaks to the idea of labor as a necessary novelty, especially within foodie culture.
Kit Cuisine
Combining convenience and experience to satiate the modern foodie
9 Examples + Score + Implications


Connected Travel Connectivity extends to travel accessories to make excursions less burdensome Implications - Seeking to minimize the hassles of traveling, consumers are turning to apps and devices that conveniently sync and manage travel experiences. Allowing consumers to check for possible flight hazards or track lost luggage, these innovations provide consumers with an added sense of security during what is often a stressful time.
Connected Travel
Connectivity extends to travel accessories to make excursions less burdensome
4 Examples + Score + Implications


Breakfast Efficiency Morning meal makers are modified to deliver edibles at an accelerated rate Implications - Consumers are constantly looking for ways to improve efficiency, which has resulted in brands answering in kind with morning meal makers that cook quickly. This shift towards fast, at-home meals helps to satisfy consumers who are accustomed to prepackaged food, but are looking to decrease dependence on eating out.
Breakfast Efficiency
Morning meal makers are modified to deliver edibles at an accelerated rate
5 Examples + Score + Implications


PLUS 57 more Airline PRO Trends and 315 examples!



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