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American Airlines Cecil the Lion Delta Air Lines United Airlines Walter James Palmer

Ends trophy shipments

4 Aug, 2015

American, Delta, and United ban the transport of lion, leopard, elephant, rhino or buffalo, animals known in Africa as the “big five”, because they are the hardest to kill on foot.┬áDelta, the only American airline to fly directly between the United States and Johannesburg, will also review policies on accepting other hunting trophies with government agencies and other organizations that support legal shipments.