Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Feb 07, 2013
Report Date: April 2013
Incident Type: Death
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 7 years
Flight Number: 201
Originating Airport: SFO (San Francisco International)
Destination Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Reporting Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Animal Incident Report to the U.S. Department of Transportation Pursuant to 14 CFR § 234.13
Reporting Period: February 1-28, 2013
March 11, 2013
TOTAL REPORTABLE INCIDENTS DURING PERIOD: 1
INCIDENT #1: UA flight #201 San Francisco to Honolulu Dog– Brown/White Pitbull Female 7 yrs. old February 7, 2013 Name: Sidney
Description of the Incident: Pet arrived Honolulu deceased upon arrival.
Description of the Cause of the Incident: A necropsy was performed and the cause of death was diagnosed as a combination of underlying cardiovascular disease and acute interstitial pneumonia.
Description of any corrective action taken: None as the cause of death was not related to United Airlines’ handling.