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Lufthansa pilots union extends strike action

Passengers seen here waiting at the Lufthansa terminal in a Munich airport on Monday. The strike by the airline's pilots, the 9th this year, forced Lufthansa to cancel close to half of all scheduled flights for Monday and Tuesday, affecting about 150,000 passengers.


DEUTSCHE Lufthansa pilots are going on strike again on Thursday on long-haul and cargo flights. A two-day stoppage on Monday and Tuesday stranded thousands of travellers.

The union said in a statement that short and medium-haul flights and those of budget carrier...

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