Ukraine Airline Official Suspended After Dead Puppies Found On Plane
Umer Jamshaid 1 year ago Tue 23rd June 2020 | 11:40 PM
Kiev, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd Jun, 2020 ) :Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) said Tuesday that it has opened an investigation and suspended a senior employee after 38 dead puppies were discovered on one of its planes.
"UIA has opened its own internal enquiry during which the head of freight transportation will remain suspended," the group said in a statement.
In all there were around 500 of the puppies on the flight.
"Unfortunately the animals' cause of death remains to be established," UIA said Tuesday.
"The transportation of such pedigree breeds ... carry a certain risk" which breeders and those who transport the animals by plane understand, the airline said.