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Lufthansa Faces More Turmoil as Pilots Back Possible Strikes

  • VC labor union seeking pay hikes to offset surging inflation
  • German airline says counting on ‘constructive discussions’
Passengers queue at Lufthansa transfer desks at Frankfurt Airport on July 27.

Passengers queue at Lufthansa transfer desks at Frankfurt Airport on July 27.

Photographer: Ben Kilb/Bloomberg
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Deutsche Lufthansa AG may face further disruption after its pilots voted for strikes if they’re considered necessary to force a wage deal, a move that could unleash another wave of cancellations unless the airline’s negotiators and labor representatives can settle their differences.