Lufthansa pilots set to extend strike to a third day
A Lufthansa pilots strike that halted hundreds of flights appeared to be intensifying after the union called for the action to be extended to Friday.
Germany's flagship airline cancelled 900 flights on Wednesday and 912 flights for Thursday, hitting some 200,000 passengers.
It is the 14th strike since April called by the Vereinigung Cockpit pilots union.
Lufthansa urged VC to work towards a resolution rather than an escalation.
However, union spokesman Joerg Handwerg said: "Lufthansa management has shown no sign that it is willing to move and has not provided an offer that could serve... read more
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