Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Dec 21, 2010
Report Date: February 2011
Incident Type: Death
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 2 months
Flight Number: AA1131
Originating Airport: MCI (Kansas City Intl)
Destination Airport: FLL (Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood Intl)
Reporting Airport: DFW (Dallas/Fort Worth International)
Carrier and Flight Number AA1131 (MCI-DFW-FLL)
Date and Time of the Incident 12/21/2010; Incident reported at approximately 7:27 a.m. at DFW
Description of the Animal, Including Name Male Wheaten Terrier – Prancer; 8 weeks and 1 day
Narrative Description of Incident Upon arrival at DFW, the kennel was unloaded from the belly. The dog was not moving, and, upon further investigation, it was determined the dog was deceased.
Narrative Description of Cause of the Incident The animal was immediately taken to CVA Metroplex Animal Hospital for a necropsy; however, at this time, the necropsy information is still pending.
Narrative Description of any Corrective Action Taken in Response to Incident None