As hygiene continues to be top-of-mind for airline passengers, this episode of the Weekly Wrap with APEX looks at two retrofit air filtration systems for the aircraft cabin – one from Collins Aerospace for Dash 8 aircraft and one conceptualized by Seattle-based design firm TEAGUE.

Hosts Maryann Simson and Seth Miller also interview Fabio Gamba, managing director of the Airline Catering Association (ACA), about the new guidelines created by its members to ensure every step in their processes, from the initial preparation to the delivery of in-flight meals by cabin crew, is safe and sound.

Finally, this episode discusses the latest announcement about the Crystal Cabin Award ceremony and its exciting new category. 

See below for a rundown of the different topics discussed throughout the episode:

(0:35) Lufthansa Technik’s tests on TiTANO, a biocide from German company HECOSOL
(2:13) New retrofit cabin air filtration solutions from Collins Aerospace and Teague
(6:10) Recent changes to the airline catering industry
(7:26) Interview with Fabio Gamba, managing director, Airline Catering Association
(12:20) Airline headlines – Norwegian, LATAM Argentina and LEVEL Europe
(13:10) News about the 2020 Crystal Cabin Award ceremony and it’s new category!

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