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Week-long pilot strike compels Lufthansa to slash 900 flights

Lufthansa's offer of a mediation process to settle the wage dispute has been flatly rejected by the pilots' union

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German airline Lufthansa cancelled further 890 flights on Wedenesday as pilots remained on strike in a long-running wage dispute. Lufthansa said some 98,000 passengers were grounded by the walkout, which flight crew extended to long-haul flights after Wedensday's action affected short-haul services. The airline has sought to limit the impact of the strike by introducing an emergency timetable. Some 4,461 flights have been cancelled in the six days of strikes since last Wednesday, according to Lufthansa. Pilots on Wednesday launched their 15th round of ...

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Week-long pilot strike compels Lufthansa to slash 900 flights

Lufthansa's offer of a mediation process to settle the wage dispute has been flatly rejected by the pilots' union

Lufthansa's offer of a mediation process to settle the wage dispute has been flatly rejected by the pilots' union German airline Lufthansa cancelled further 890 flights on Wedenesday as pilots remained on strike in a long-running wage dispute. Lufthansa said some 98,000 passengers were grounded by the walkout, which flight crew extended to long-haul flights after Wedensday's action affected short-haul services. The airline has sought to limit the impact of the strike by introducing an emergency timetable. Some 4,461 flights have been cancelled in the six days of strikes since last Wednesday, according to Lufthansa. Pilots on Wednesday launched their 15th round of ... image
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Week-long pilot strike compels Lufthansa to slash 900 flights

Lufthansa's offer of a mediation process to settle the wage dispute has been flatly rejected by the pilots' union

German airline Lufthansa cancelled further 890 flights on Wedenesday as pilots remained on strike in a long-running wage dispute. Lufthansa said some 98,000 passengers were grounded by the walkout, which flight crew extended to long-haul flights after Wedensday's action affected short-haul services. The airline has sought to limit the impact of the strike by introducing an emergency timetable. Some 4,461 flights have been cancelled in the six days of strikes since last Wednesday, according to Lufthansa. Pilots on Wednesday launched their 15th round of ...

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