[UPDATED] Lufthansa’s Vereinigung Cockpit pilot union has announced its fifth strike over transition payments for early retirees. All long-haul flights will be canceled between 8 a.m. and 11 p.m. local time on Tuesday. According to the union, 70 to 80 long-haul flights should be affected, including flights using Airbus A380s, Boeing 747-400/8Is, A330s and A340-300/600s. Lufthansa said it has canceled 25 long-haul flights from Frankfurt for Tuesday. A total of 57 intercontinental ...

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