Airline: Alaska Airlines
Incident Date: Dec 15, 2006
Report Date: February 2007
Incident Type: Injury
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 74
Originating Airport: 000
Destination Airport: SEA (Seattle-Tacoma Intl)
Reporting Airport: SEA (Seattle-Tacoma Intl)
Carrier: Alaska Airlines Flight: 76 Date of incident: 12/15/06 Time of incident: approximately 5:30 pm
Description of animal (including name): Small Dog, Named: Hana
Narrative description of incident: (pet got out of kennel/leg injury to pet) Dog arrived into Seattle, WA where it got out of kennel. Dog was injured and taken to Vet, with broken leg and abrasions on its body.
Narrative description of the cause of the incident: Dog found outside of kennel on arrival to Seattle, then escaped aircraft, found running loose on the ramp.
Narrative description of any corrective action taken in response to the incident: Agent Training: ensure that kennels are properly secured for flight, prior to accepting them.