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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Mar 31, 2014
Report Date: May 2014
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 5 years
Flight Number: 1221
Originating Airport: HNL (Honolulu Intl)
Destination Airport: IAD (Washington Dulles International)
Reporting Airport: IAD (Washington Dulles International)


INCIDENT #2: UA FLIGHT #1221 DOG: 5 YEAR OLD MALE Honolulu, HI (HNL) to Los Angeles (LAX) to Washington,DC (IAD) NAME: MASON March 31, 2014 AWB 016-5307-5304 2130PST Owner/Guardian REDACTED NARRATIVE DESCRIPTION Description of the Incident: Mortality Description of the Cause of the Incident: This pet was being shipped with another dog of the same family. Mason, however, was discovered deceased upon arrival at LAX. Necropsy report credited the mortality to gastric bloat syndrome. Description of any corrective action taken: No action required. Animal died of natural causes.

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