Airline: Hawaiian Air
Incident Date: May 29, 2007
Report Date: July 2007
Incident Type: Death
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 15 years
Flight Number: 26
Originating Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Destination Airport: PDX (Portland Intl)
Reporting Airport: PDX (Portland Intl)
Date: 29May07 Time: 10:30 p.m. Reporting Station: PDX Flight: HA 26 From: HNL To: PDX
Animal Information: Name: Unknown Description: 15-year-old collie
Incident: Upon arrival, the lead ramp agent reported that the dog was not moving. Our chief agent informed the owners there was a problem with one of the two dogs they had transported. He put out a page for a veterinarian. A veterinarian responded to the page and pronounced the dog dead at 11:00 p.m.
HA booked the customers at a hotel for the night, and the owners took the deceased dog to a nearby animal hospital for disposal.
Corrective action: No corrective action taken.