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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: May 28, 2008
Report Date: July 2008
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: Yes Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 162
Originating Airport: LAX (Los Angeles Intl)
Destination Airport: BOS (General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl)
Reporting Airport: BOS (General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl)


United Flight: 162 LAX/BOS
Date: May 28, 2008 Animal: Dog – English Bulldog

Narrative Description: Description of incident: The dog and kennel were shipped as Cargo. The dog was discovered deceased upon arrival of aircraft. No signs of distress on the animal and kennel was intact.

Description of cause of the incident: Undetermined – autopsy not performed. Owner left with his animal.

Description of any corrective action taken: Review of incident determined United procedures were followed.

PetFlight Report:
July 2008 Airline Pet Travel Report

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