Orlando firm Healthe partners with Boeing to make UV disinfecting wands

Local production of a Boeing ultraviolet disinfecting device will take off this fall.

Chicago-based Boeing Co. on Sept. 22 announced it struck a deal with Melbourne-based Healthe Inc. to launch manufacturing of the new handheld ultraviolet wand Boeing’s scientists and engineers designed to sanitize passenger airplane cabins and cockpit interiors rapidly, killing any viruses that may lurk in them. Read more here.