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Lufthansa's growing woes

Airline faces more trouble on admitting that it was aware of pilot's history of depression

TROUBLED TIMES: Lufthansa is facing a long list of serious challenges, including heightened competition on both short- and long-haul routes and tense relations with the pilots' union that have led to a series of costly strikes.


LUFTHANSA was supposed to be celebrating the 60th anniversary of its postwar rebirth this month.

Instead, on Wednesday, the day of that anniversary, the German airline faced perhaps the worst crisis in its history after admitting that it was aware that the co-pilot who