Pilots at Lufthansa subsidiary Germanwings are set to strike Friday if an agreement isn’t reached Thursday on the issue of transitional benefits. The pilots are represented by the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union. VC said in a statement several days ago that talks with Lufthansa management had failed to reach an agreement over its early retirement scheme. In a Monday letter, Lufthansa had proposed the talks to resume negotiations and had prepared a suggestion on what form further ...

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