Lufthansa pilots, represented by the Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) union, have started a two-day walkout, which will affect operations Sept. 8-9. Lufthansa said in a Sept. 8 statement that 140,000 travelers are affected as it canceled 1,000 flights. The first day will affect long-haul and cargo flights, while the second day will target Lufthansa’s short- and medium-haul network, including Germanwings.  VC, which is staging the walkout in a dispute over pay and conditions, said ...

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