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Airline: Delta
Incident Date: Feb 16, 2011
Report Date: April 2011
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 3 years
Flight Number: DL 281
Originating Airport: ATL (Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta Intl)
Destination Airport: SIN (Singapore Changi International)
Reporting Airport: SIN (Singapore Changi International)


Carrier: Delta Air Lines

Flight Number: DL 281

Date and Time of Incident 16 Feb 2011, 0730

Type of Incident: Death

Description of Animal Breed: Labrador Retriever
Age: Three years

Description of Incident: No problem was noted on pet’s arrival in Singapore at 1:13 AM. Unloading and placement in a cart at the Baggage Area occurred at 1:20 AM awaiting transfer to Singapore AVA Quarantine at 9:00 AM. Water was provided. The dog was checked at 5:35 AM and appeared in good condition. When checked at 6:20 AM the dog was found motionless.

Cause of Incident: As of this date no cause of death has been determined. A necropsy or cause of death has not yet been released by the Singapore Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority.

Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action is warranted at this time.

PetFlight Report:
April 2011 Airline Pet Travel Report

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