• Dog's death on United raises questions about airline's track record

    9 days ago - By Philly

    United Airlines, under siege over the death of a puppy on one of its flights, says the flight attendant who ordered a passenger to put her pet carrier in the overhead bin didn't know there was a dog inside.
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  • Senator demands answers from United Airlines after a puppy died from being forced into an overheard bin

    9 days ago - By Chron

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    Sen. John Kennedy inquired with United Airlines President Scott Kirby over the rate of animal deaths aboard their airplanes.
    According to the Department of Transportation, 18 of the 24 reported animal deaths aboard major US airlines last year were in the care of United.
    WASHINGTON - Sen. John Kennedy of Louisiana sent a letter to United Airlines President Scott Kirby on Wednesday, probing the circumstances of the death of onboard animals.
    Kennedy, a Republican, noted the recent death of a French bulldog, which a United employee forced to be stowed in the overhead...
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  • Dog dies on United Airlines flight

    9 days ago - By Reuters

    A little dog died on a United Airlines flight after an attendant forced the animal's owner to put the pet in the cabin's overhead bin. Aleksandra Michalska reports.
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