Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Aug 05, 2006
Report Date: October 2006
Incident Type: Death
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 31
Originating Airport: LAX (Los Angeles Intl)
Destination Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Reporting Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Carrier and Flight Number American Airlines Flight #31
Date and Time of the Incident 5 AUG 2006 at approximately 11:10am
Description of the Animal, Including Name Pomeranian named Fiona
Narrative Description of Incident Dog was found deceased off AA Flight #31 (LAX -HNL).
Narrative Description of Cause of the Incident Necropsy report states cause of death was cirrhosis of the liver, a pre-existing condition. Owner was traveling with two dogs in the same kennel and the other dog arrived safely and healthy.
Narrative Description of any Corrective Action Taken in Response to Incident None.
October 2006 Airline Pet Travel Report
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