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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Aug 08, 2015
Report Date: October 2015
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 4 years
Flight Number: UA0096
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: IAH (George Bush Intercontinental/Houston)
Reporting Airport: IAH (George Bush Intercontinental/Houston)


Report:

INCIDENT #1: CARRIER: United Airlines ROUTING: UA0096 London Heathrow (LHR) to Houston, TX (IAH) DATE: August 8, 2015 UA AWB: 016-0647-6864 Approximate Time: 3:00 pm CST TYPE: DOG Breed: Labrador Retriever AGE: 4 Years Name: Daisy Owner: REDACTED NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Description of the Incident: Mortality Description of the Cause of the Incident: Daisy was shipped from LHR to IAH on August 7th for a scheduled overnight stay in IAH. She was discovered deceased on August 8th. Necropsy report concluded Daisy likely died of a preexisting condition resulting cardiac dysfunction (heart failure). Description of any corrective action taken: None required. Death was result of natural causes.

PetFlight Report:
October 2015 Airline Pet Travel Report

Link to original report:
https://cms.dot.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/docs/United_Redacted_August_2015.pdf

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