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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Jan 10, 2020
Report Date: March 2020
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Cat
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: 11 years
Flight Number: 258
Originating Airport: SFO (San Francisco International)
Destination Airport: AUS (Austin-Bergstrom Intl)
Reporting Airport: AUS (Austin-Bergstrom Intl)


Carrier: United Airlines

Flight Number: 258

Date & Time of Incident: 01/10/2020

Type of Incident: Death

Description of Animal:

Breed: American-Shorthair

Animal Name: Van

Description of Incident: An 11yr old domestic-short-haired cat was discovered deceased upon arrival in Austin, TX.

Cause of Incident: Medical exam concluded the definitive cause of death to be "Chronic severe per- existing pulmonary disease."

Corrective Action Taken: Cause of death was of natural causes; no corrective action required.

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