Kekona landed in Portland after seeing family in Maui. Upon her birth, she suffered chest, head and leg injuries leading to a disease that finally resulted in her death. The first incident was caught on video.
Alaska Airlines said in an announcement to KHON2 it had been"disappointed at the judgment" and is"assessing next steps"
"There is no more important duty than the wellbeing and safety of our visitors, if they are in our care or the maintenance of a seller," the airline said in a statement.