Stories tagged: Lufthansa
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 8:36 a.m.
Lufthansa headed for worst pilot strike on hard-line stance
Deutsche Lufthansa’s pilots are set to extend strikes into this week after the latest round of labor talks failed, making the current conflict the longest-ever protest by cockpit crews at …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 7:32 a.m.
Hundreds more flights canceled on day 3 of Lufthansa strike
Germany’s largest airline, Lufthansa, canceled 830 short- and medium-haul flights on Friday affecting 100,000 passengers after a pilots’ strike entered its third day in a long-running dispute over wages.
Wed., Nov. 23, 2016, 8:46 a.m.
Lufthansa scraps almost 2,000 flights as pilot strike extended
Strikes at Deutsche Lufthansa will wipe out almost 2,000 flights after a failed bid to have a pilot walkout over pay declared illegal led a union to extend it by …
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 8:19 a.m.
Lufthansa pilots’ union threatens strike in dispute over pay
union representing pilots at Germany airline Lufthansa is threatening renewed strikes in a long-running dispute over pay.
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016, 4:45 p.m.
Suicidal Germanwings pilot had struggled in U.S. flight school
The German pilot who deliberately flew his airliner into a mountainside last year had struggled with learning to fly and had failed a key test of his skills during training …
Tue., April 26, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
Lufthansa cancels flights as strike hits Munich, Frankfurt
Lufthansa has cancelled 895 flights scheduled for Wednesday from six German airports as government workers call short-term strikes in the run-up to wage discussions later this week.
Thu., Nov. 12, 2015, 12:47 p.m.
Aging mobster acquitted in 1978 heist retold in ‘Goodfellas’
NEW YORK – An aging mobster who stayed mostly in the shadows for decades by adhering to the Mafia’s strict code of silence was acquitted Thursday of charges he helped …
Wed., April 1, 2015
Airline knew of pilot’s depressive episode
BERLIN – Lufthansa knew six years ago that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from a “serious depressive episode,” the …
Thu., Jan. 23, 2014, 8:10 a.m.
Indictment in 1978 heist seen in ‘Goodfellas’
More than 30 years after the crime, a reputed mobster was indicted Thursday in the $6 million Lufthansa heist at Kennedy Airport that was dramatized in the Martin Scorsese movie …