Lufthansa wants to reduce pilot costs further to help boost profitability and meet increasing competition in the global airline market, Chief Executive Wolfgang Mayrhuber said. In an interview with Reuters, Mayrhuber questioned how long LH can continue to pay its pilots "significantly above the market rate" and said market conditions should apply to new pilots joining the company. "We have to convince the unions that lower pay is advantageous for them, as only profitable jobs are secure ...

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