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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Dec 19, 2018
Report Date: February 2019
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Cat
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 1848
Originating Airport:
Destination Airport: IAH (George Bush Intercontinental/Houston)
Reporting Airport: IAH (George Bush Intercontinental/Houston)


Carrier: United Airlines

Flight Number: 1848

Date & Time of Incident: 12/19/2018

Type of Incident: Death

Description of Animal: Breed: American-Shorthair

Animal Name: Petey

Description of Incident: Cat discovered deceased upon arrival in Houston, TX.

Cause of Incident: Medical exam confirmed cause of death to be cardiac failure.

Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action taken.

PetFlight Report:
February 2019 Airline Pet Travel Report
Original Report

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