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Airline: United Airlines
Incident Date: Jun 21, 2016
Report Date: August 2016
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: Yes Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: 1859
Originating Airport: IAH (George Bush Intercontinental/Houston)
Destination Airport: PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl)
Reporting Airport: PHX (Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl)


Carrier: United Airlines Flight Number: 1859 Date & Time of Incident: 06/21/2016 Type of Incident: Death Description of Animal: Breed: Yorkshire Terrier Animal Name: DIAMOND Description of Incident: Diamond was discovered deceased upon arrival of the aircraft at Phoenix, AZ (PHX). Cause of Incident: Necropsy report was inconclusive, but identified ‘cardiac arteriosclerosis’ as a contributing factor. Corrective Action Taken: No corrective action required.

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