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Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Oct 18, 2016
Report Date: December 2016
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: Yes Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
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Carrier: American Airlines Flight Number: 1060 Date & Time of Incident: 10/18/2016 12:00 AM Type of Incident: Death Description of Animal: Breed: Affenpinscher Animal Name: Unknown Description of Incident: Pet was place on a deck of jetveyor above right rear wheel well. The jetveyor engine was running at the time. Ramp agents begin to load bags. About 60 bags into loading kennel fell from jetveyo. Ramp agent checked kennel and notice pet was ok and place the kennel in a up position. After completing the loading process pet was found to be unresponsive. Cause of Incident: At this time is undetermined, Corrective Action Taken: Currently awaiting for the neocropsy report.

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December 2016 Airline Pet Travel Report
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