Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Aug 28, 2013
Report Date: October 2013
Incident Type: Death
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 2111
Originating Airport: BOS (General Edward Lawrence Logan Intl)
Destination Airport: DCA (Ronald Reagan Washington National)
Reporting Airport: DCA (Ronald Reagan Washington National)
American Airlines Flight #2111
Date and Time of the Incident 28 August 2013 @ 0530
Description of the Animal, Including Name Canine, named Ace
Narrative Description of Incident During the off loading, the crew noticed a dog was deceased in its kennel. Local authorities, SENASA “Servicio Nacional de Sanidad Agraria”, quarantined the pet and had the customer sign a release to have the remains cremated.
Narrative Description of Cause of the Incident The exact cause of death will not be known; government authorities required that the deceased remains be cremated.
Narrative Description of any Corrective Action Taken in Response to Incident No immediate corrective action has been taken