Lufthansa’s pilot union Vereinigung Cockpit (VC) will not rule out further strikes over transition payments for early retirees, a spokesperson told ATW in Frankfurt on Friday after a two-day strike nears an end for its Germanwings low-cost subsidiary. “After a complete year that Lufthansa has blocked [VC suggestions], we are forced to set these measures,” the spokesperson said, adding, VC fully understands the tough environment of the airline business and that Lufthansa has ...

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