Cabin of PR-WJK, sporting Webjet's updated interior. (Photo: João Paulo Carisio)

Honeywell Unveils New Cabin Air Catalyst

Earlier this week, Phoenix, Ariz.-based Honeywell Aerospace unveiled a new catalyst for aircraft cabin systems, which will aim to reduce delays and maintenance issues caused by cabin odor events. The new catalyst from Honeywell comes at a time when cabin odor events have seen an increase over the past several years. In 2018, the Federal Aviation Administration issued a safety alert directing carriers to ensure their procedures and checklists “specifically address recognition, differentiation and mitigation of odors, smoke and/or fumes…