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Airline: American Airlines
Incident Date: Oct 16, 2017
Report Date: December 2017
Incident Type: Death
Animal: Dog
Brachycephalic: No Definition
Animal Age: Not reported
Flight Number: AA1090
Originating Airport: MIA (Miami Intl)
Destination Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)
Reporting Airport: ORD (Chicago O'Hare Intl)


Carrier: American Airlines Flight Number: 1090 Date & Time of Incident: 10/16/2017 12:00 AM Type of Incident: Death Description of Animal: Breed: German Shepherd Dog Animal Name: Kora Description of Incident: Upon arrival of Flight 1090, the ground crew found the dog outside of the kennel with no visible signs of movement. It was also observed that a large hole was chewed through the side of the kennel. Cause of Incident: Cause of death is undetermined, a necropsy performed by local VCA Animal Hospital. Corrective Action Taken: N/A

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