United Airlines are becoming masters of causing all kinds of trouble. From their infamous mistreatment of a passenger to refusing to let tween girls board because of their leggings, not to mention that whole scorpion sitch, the seemingly constant controversies have resulted in an unbelievable drop in value for the brand. And while you might think that would prompt them to take a little extra care with everything they do these days, it looks like that鈥檚 not the case at all. That鈥檚 why United is in trouble AGAIN after a giant rabbit died on a recent flight.

United Airlines plane

A 10-month-old giant baby bunny named Simon was on a flight from London to Chicago (yep, to O鈥橦are Airport, no less) when flight attendants found the three-foot rabbit had passed away in the cargo hold sometime during the trip. Reportedly on his way to a new celeb owner, the unnamed star is apparently 鈥渄istraught鈥 and considering legal action.

It鈥檚 not only upsetting because an innocent animal died 鈥 Simon was on his way to becoming the world鈥檚 largest rabbit, expected to surpass his father Darius鈥檚 size for the impressive honor.

Simon the giant rabbit

With no word currently on how Simon died, United Airlines has found themselves in an incredibly apologetic position. Again. 鈥淭he safety and well-being of all the animals that travel with us is of the utmost importance to United Airlines and our PetSafe team,鈥 the airline said, according to Haaretz, adding that they鈥檙e 鈥渞eviewing this matter.鈥 No doubt. But again, is it too little, too late?

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(h/t TMZ; photos via David McNew/Getty, Annette Edwards)