Lufthansa’s pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) continued strike action Friday for the third day this week, in a series of ongoing protests over transition payments for early retirees. For Friday, Lufthansa said it again had to cancel 700 out of 1,400 flights short- and medium-haul flights. The strike action will affect 84,000 passengers. Lufthansa has implemented an interim schedule for Friday. On Wednesday, Lufthansa operated 750 out of 1,400 scheduled short- and medium-haul ...

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